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Lola Odujinrin To Be Honoured With ODAAwards

“Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.” … Aristotle As a reward for his numerous exploits and…

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Lola’s Blog: Taking the first step

Dreams do come true … I did it on the 29th June 2016. The first African to fly solo around the world and in an aircraft half the size of an average family car. It only washed over me once I’d finally landed. The dangers I’d faced, the challenges I overcame, the strength I found.…

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

First African Pilot to Fly Solo around the World! Ademilola Odujinrin joins the list of Celebs on #BellaNaijaMCM

In the words of Lupita Nyong’o, everyone’s dreams are valid, and that is what Nigerian pilot Ademilola Odujinrin has proven. In March this year, he became the first African pilot in history to fly solo around the world. He completed the entire journey in a Cirrus SR22, stopping in more than 15 countries on five continents, then returning to Washington…

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The Paramotor Project

Watrch Out For The Next Big Thing From Lola Odujinrin

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

Nigerian pilot becomes first African to fly solo around the world

Cape Town – A Nigerian born pilot for Air Djibouti Ademilola “Lola” Odujinrin has made history by becoming the first African pilot to fly solo around the world. In a statement, the Djibouti Ports and Free Zone Authority (DPFZA) said that Odujinrin had completed the final leg of his historic journey, landing safely at Washington Dulles International…

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

“I want African children to think: ‘I can do this too!’” – Nigerian Pilot Ademilola Odujinrin, the First African to Fly Solo around the World

A Nigerian pilot Ademilola Odujinrin has become the first African pilot in history to fly solo around the world. He completed the final leg of his historic journey on Wednesday afternoon, landing safely at Washington Dulles International Airport. According to VON, the pilot completed the entire journey in a Cirrus SR22, stopping in more than…

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

First African to fly Solo Across The Globe on a single engine plane

On March 29th 2017, Lola Odujinrin became the first person from the African continent to have flown solo across the world in a single engine aircraft”.

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

Cycle Across Africa

In September 2010 after another disappointment with a major sponsor of his round the world flight, Lola decided to challenge himself by cycling from Morocco in Africa to London England. The expedition took him 17 days and helped develop his mental strength needed for self endurance”. It was this journey that proved to him that…

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