Oriyomi Abdulrahman Hamzat, born on March 5, 1980, better known as Oriyomi Hamzat, is a Nigerian on-air personality, known for working with NTA, and other radio and television stations in Nigeria. He was born and raised in Ibadan, Oyo State, where he hails from. His father was also an OAP.
|Full Name:||Oriyomi Abdulrahman Hamzat|
|Date of Birth:||March 5, 1980 (42 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Ibadan|
|State of Origin:||Oyo State|
Early Life and Education
He began his studies at St. John Primary School before transferring to Fadil Umar Ahmadiyyah School, where he completed his study.
Oriyomi Hamzat completed his high school education at the Iroko community grammar school before going to the well-known Pade school of sciences.
The presenter was accepted into the prestigious University of Ibadan to study Linguistics and Language Arts several years after graduating from secondary school, but he turned it down because his love was for sciences and geology.
After completing his ND, he went on to study geology at the polytechnic in Ibadan, Oyo State. He was unable to proceed into his HND due to a family crisis involving his father.
He was awarded a position at The Poly Ibadan Eruwa satellite, which has since been renamed The Oke Ogun Polytechnic Oyo State Ibadan, to study public communication.
Dr. Hamzat Oriyomi is a devout believer of Jesus Christ, as evidenced by his on-air conflict resolution programs, which have been found to be helpful in promoting peace and delivering solutions to problems.
The shows are Kokoro slate and Kato domo eye loro. These two forums are popular for resolving disagreements.
The development of the popular Agidigbo Radio, which is dedicated to promoting cultural values, was a crucial turning point in his career.
He’s also a member of the Make A Future Alive organization, which provides a forum for society’s outcast youngsters.
The prominent radio broadcaster has received numerous honors, including the Integrity Human Right Leaders Award of Excellence, the ROCAHAM Assembly, the Association of Yoruba and English Poets, and others.
Oriyomi Hamzat is a Nigerian radio presenter. He has an estimated net worth of $50,000.
Oriyomi Hamzat is married to his beloved wife, Motunrayo Hamzat. Although not much information is revealed about his personal life.
Oriyomi Hamzat Arrest
According to news sources, the Nigerian Police Force’s Federal Intelligence Bureau arrested Hamzat, the proprietor of Agidigbo FM, on Thursday morning in Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State.
Hamzat has been sent to Abuja for questioning, according to sources.
The cause for his detention is yet unknown.
His imprisonment, however, is said to be linked to his role in the ongoing investigation into the death of late Timothy Adegoke, according to sources.
Hamzat had been fighting for justice in the assassination of Adegoke, who was a Master’s student at Obafemi Awolowo University in Ile-Ife at the time of his murder.
Adegoke was allegedly assassinated in a hotel in Ile-Ife, Osun state.
The hotel’s owner, Mr. Rahmon Adedoyin, and his employees have been detained in connection with Adegoke’s death in Eruwa, Oyo state.