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Ademilola "Lola" Odujinrin Will Be Featured At The DUXFORD AIR FESTIVAL

Ademilola “Lola” Odujinrin Will Be Featured At The DUXFORD AIR FESTIVAL

The Duxford Air Festival (Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 May) is a feast of action-packed entertainment for all the family, with children under 16 going free.* For the second annual Duxford Air Festival, the French Air Force will bring three display teams to IWM Duxford for the very first time. They are the Patrouille de France aerobatic team […]

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Meet the south London pilot who became the first African to fly around the world

Last year, Elephant & Castle-born Lola Odujinrin became the first pilot of African descent to fly solo around the world. But even before his record-breaking journey, he had to cross all sorts of borders… ‘I know I’m the last person you’d expect to have flown around the world. I was born in south London to a family […]

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Monocle Weekly Interviewed Ademilola Lola Odujinrin, Happy Listening

Monocle 24 is a round-the-clock global radio station, featuring live shows and podcasts covering news, foreign affairs, business, culture, design, urbanism, food & drink, print media and more. They also have a playlist to accompany you day and night, often augmented by live sessions hosted at Midori House. On this episode, Monocle Weekly had a […]

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I’m The First African To Fly Around The World Solo – The Huffingtonpost UK

We were created for meaningful work, and one of life’s greatest pleasures is the satisfaction of a job well done. John C Maxwell. Ademilola “Lola” Odujinrin has made the HuffingtonPost Newspaper again in less than 10 months this year 2017. HuffPost (formerly The Huffington Post and sometimes abbreviated HuffPo) is a liberal American news and opinion website and blog that now has both localized and international […]

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Pilot Becomes First African To Fly Solo Around The World – The Voice Online UK Newspaper

Hillary Clinton once said “Life is too short to dwell on what might have been.” Ademilola “Lola” Odujinrin has made the news again and this time around it’s the Voice Newspaper. The Voice, founded in 1982, is the only British national black weekly newspaper operating in the United Kingdom. It is owned by The Gleaner Company Limited and publisher, […]

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Ademilola Lola Odujinrin on London Evening Standard

Lola Odujinrin Makes The London Evening Standard

A SOUTH London pilot who completed a solo flight around the globe has now set his sights on breaking the world altitude record for a propeller aircraft. Lola Odujinrin battled storms in Australia, electrical failures over the Atlantic and accusations of being a spy to reach home in March after an epic nine- month trip […]

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Ademilola Lola Odujinrin First African to fly the world solo on a single engine plane

Nigerian Pilot Completes Historic Expedition But Why Is This Not On All Major Outlets Yet?

“Finally, global media takes notice of an African Success story!” I wish! I wish this is the report I was writing about but unfortunately it is not because that is not the case. As usual when it comes to negative news about the continent of Africa, the whole world will be at alert, every media […]

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