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Solo pilot takes the world by storm

British Nigerian Lola Odujinrin’s successful global circumnavigation in a single-engined aircraft without conventional support is a first for an African – a feat he describes as his greatest achievement in aviation. Gruelling trip involved overcoming multiple obstacles, says Odujinrin What sparked your interest in aviation? It started at a young age and I thought it…

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Ademilola Lola Odujinrin to receive odaa awards

Ademilola “Lola” Odujinrin will receive ODAA Awards Tomorrow

The much talked about and anticipated ODAA Awards has finally come to hold on December 3rd 2017. The award night which is specially meant for those who have being extraordinary in their respective field of specialism will host the movers and shakers of our country and also international guests. Your very own Ademilola Lola Odujinrin…

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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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Lola Odujinrin Accepted The Moving Mountains Challenge By #HeroesandHelmets

Who are they? #HeroesandHelmets is a passion project from Toyin Adebola, the Founder of Out of Naija supported by GWR (Guinness World Record) holder Carl Reese and Brad Barker of The Ride of My Life from the United States of America. Toyin Adebola is an accomplished adventurer who has covered over 50,000km on his motorcycle adventures, covering 17 countries. #HeroesandHelmets will celebrate Nigeria’s service men and women who…

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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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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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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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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

“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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