OJOJOLU OLUWOLE GLOBAL INVESTMENT LIMITED was registered in the year 2009 in collaboration with Lagos State Radio Services and Lagos Television via Radio Lagos 107. 5/Eko FM with a talent hunt programme tagged “YOMPIRE ’09” which brought about over 500 aspiring actors, actresses, film crew, and Radio and Television Presenters.
It later metamorphosed into an Academy after our first Talent Hunt Project titled ” ORI OLOKUN a Movie as Produced by Prince Oluwole Oluwaseyi OJOJOLU and Directed by Seun Olaiya as his first full-length movie to be directed in the year 2010.
Having acquired the knowledge from my parent who was veterans in the Theatre and Films Making business.
The venture wouldn’t have been easy without the help, and supporting encouragement of the following, Otuba Jare Ayo Martins, Chief Adewoye Abdulkabir Adeyinka a.k.a Kabiesi Owurolawa, Bejiwa Producer, Chief Mrs Olufunmilayo Olasogba, the then head of corporate affairs Radio Lagos/ Eko FM, Mr Lolu Olubode Head of Marketing Radio Lagos, respectively, Engineer Dada Emmanuel the General Manager of Radio Nigeria Bond FM 91. 9Fm, and so many others I can’t mention.
Having achieved the 5-in-1 event today, which are the 14th Anniversary of Empire Academy of Performing Arts, Empire Students Graduations, Inauguration of ASA ILE WA Fans Club, Movie Premier of BANE “bane” and Award Presentations.
A lot of dreams had been fulfilled and still counting from Empire Academy of Performing Arts by OLUWOLE OJOJOLU GLOBAL INVESTMENT LIMITED which keeps growing in the industry.
Empire Academy of Performing Arts has been able to grow to this status with the help of our brilliant and dedicated executives ranging from the Director of Studies, Prince Arowoogun Abiola Ade-ire a.k.a Africa Man, Madam Seyi Fiye, Madam Olubukola Afilaka a.k.a Asoju Fashola, Mr Oye Oyeniyi, Olori Simisola Idris, Mr Noah Okosun, Mr Godney Owoh, Elder Mufutau Saani a.k.a Maja Aworo.
Special Thanks to my good friend and brother Barrister Kehinde Oladipupo Chairman BKG HOUR on Radio IKD.106.1 FM has allowed me to have a segment on his program tagged ASA ILE WA on his program, may the good Lord reward you abundantly Sir.
And a very warm special thanks to Father Pa, Ojo Olowojolu of OJOJOLU FILMS EMPIRE and BOT Chairman of Empire Academy of Performing Arts, member TAMPAN BOT, and to my Golden mothers Mama Falilat OJOJOLU, Queen Morenike OJOJOLU and Hon. Mrs Folake OJOJOLU, My Brothers and Sisters and the entire OJOJOLU Family.
The journey had been tough and rough growing up amid family, friends and foes but then, God has been faithful.
Empire Academy of Performing Arts by OLUWOLE OJOJOLU GLOBAL INVESTMENT LIMITED had embarked on so many successful projects in Movie Productions, Stage Performances, and Radio and Television Programmes.
As we are graduating some students today the 11th of September 2022, presently, we have another set of new intakes in a bid to add value to society and bring out their talents in them.
Finally, I will like to plead for your support as we Stride into future adventures in making sure that the Academy be accredited as a Technical College of Creative and Performing Art.
Using this medium in appreciating you all for always believing in me. Thank you and God bless you all.
Article Credit: Prince Oluwole Oluwaseyi OJOJOLU Chairman (Empire Academy of Performing Arts).