The cast and crew of Kunle Afolayan's up-coming film, October 1st were honoured to have one of the key sponsors Chief (Dr.) Michael Ade-Ojo, the Founder and Executive Chairman and a Director of a number of companies such as Elizade (Nig.) Limited, Crown Motors (Nig) Limited, Classic Motors Ltd and Odua Creations Limited, on set with. The 75 year-old father of a renowned designer Deola Sagoe, who is a major member of the cast playing the role of Madam Olufunmilayo Ransome-Kuti, was on ground to give moral support to cast and crew members and also assisted in co-directing briefly.
Chief (Dr.) Michael Ade-Ojo holds a B.Sc. degree in Business Administration from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and was awarded an honorary Doctor of Business Admnistration (D.BA) from the same institution in 1999.
In 2005, he was honoured by the Federal Government of Nigeria with the award of Order Of the Niger (OON) in recognition of his invaluable contribution to the growth of the economy and the auto industry in particular.
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