Kwara Rep, Ajuloopin Unveils ADEP 2024 Edition As Over 400 Attend Tech Summit

Rep Raheem Tunji Olawuyi Ajuloopin addressing participants during the Ajuloopin Tech Summit held at the Omu-Aran City Complex on Friday

The member representing Ekiti, Isin, Irepodun and Oke-Ero Federal Constituency of Kwara, Rt. Hon. Tunji Olawuyi, popularly known as Ajuloopin, has announced that the Ajuloopin Digital Empowerment Programme (ADEP) will hold next year.

The Lawmaker revealed this on Friday in Omu-Aran during his welcome address at his well attended _Ajuloopin Tech Summit, an event that was targeted at giving the youth of his constituency and beyond an opportunity to make a living via Tech._

“Today marks a significant step towards embracing the boundless opportunities that technology offers our community.

“With over 400 enthusiastic young minds gathered here, we embark on a journey of empowerment and self-reliance.

“In the ever-evolving landscape of technology, it is crucial for us to equip ourselves with the skills and knowledge that will shape our future.

“The 2024 Ajuloopin Digital Empowerment Programme will not just be a program; it will be a commitment to fostering innovation, entrepreneurship, and progress.

“As your representative in the House of Representatives, I am dedicated to ensuring that our youth harness the full potential of the digital era. ADEP is not just a vision; it is a promise to provide you with the tools and resources needed to thrive in the dynamic world of technology” Olawuyi said.

He explained that the Friday summit is a precursor to the transformative journey that awaits his constituents.


“I encourage each one of you to actively engage, ask questions, and absorb the wealth of knowledge that will be shared by our distinguished speakers.

“Together, we will build a community that embraces change, adapts to challenges, and seizes every opportunity that technology unfolds” Olawuyi said.

In his address, the Kwara State Deputy Governor, Mr. Kayode Alabi, said the administration of Mallam AbdulRahman Abdul Razaq, will continue to demonstrate commitment, support and partner with induviduals and institutions that desire
to improve economic situation of the people.

L-R: Kwara State Deputy Governor HE Kayode Alabi, Rep Raheem Tunji Olawuyi Ajuloopin


Mr. Alabi was of the opinion that organising the conference at this critical time is apt, consdering the role of technology, innovation and entrepreur towards socio-economic development in the country.

“No doubt this Summit, will avail youths with essential insight needed to open up economic opportunities for all.

“I’m aware that this event is designed to bring together industrialist, innovators, professional entrepreneurs and networking opportunities that will explore the future of technology and its impact on the lives of indigenes of Kwara South Senatorial district.

“On behalf of the Government and people of Kwara State, I congratulate Hon. Raheem Tunji Olawuyi and members of his team for organising this conference and urge him not to relent in is determination to improve the quality of lives of his people” Alabi said.

L-R: Hassan Mariam Opeyemi (Products Lead, Kidstech Africa), Temi Kolawole (MD Ilorin Innovation Hub),Shogo Akadiri (Freelance Software), Olayinka Fafoluyi Solace (SSA to Kwara State Governor on New Media), Rep. Raheem Tunji Olawuyi Ajuloopin (Member Representing Ekiti Irepodun Isin Oke-Ero Federal Constituency/Chairman House Committee on Humanitarian Afairs, IDPs, Migrants and Refugees), Bola Olukoju (Kwara State Commissioner for Communication), Usman Yunusa Lade (Commissioner for Water Resources and Ag. Commissioner for Youths Development) and Kayode Ishola (Special Assistant to Kwara State Governor on Digital Innovation) at the Ajuloopin Tech Summit on Friday held at the Omu-Aran City Complex, Omu-Aran Kwara State.

Also speaking, the state Commissioner for Communications, Mrs Bola Olukoju, said Rt. Hon. Olawuyi’s event is in line with the administrative policy of Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, on opportunities that are abound in the tech industry.

She commended the Lawmaker for his foresight and resolve to improve the standard of living of Kwara South youths, adding that he is already preparing the district for the future.

The Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to Gov. AbdulRazaq on New Media Olayinka Fafoluyi, said his principal has since key into the business of tech with the establishment of the Ilorin Innovation Hub.

He explained that the Governor is creating policies that support the growth of the youth and called on the young people to tap from the opportunities around.


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