An epitome of beauty and a fashion enthusiast, Shade Okoya (often spelt as Sade) is one of the famous Nigerian business woman with top rate business acumen.
She is a sociable woman with class, a business oriented personnel with vision and determination to remain at the top.
Shade is the youngest wife of the chairman and CEO of Eleganza Group of Companies, Chief Dr. Razaq Akanni Okoya.
She is the managing director of Eleganza Fashion Products and Eleganza Cruise and Tours.
She has been able to reposition Eleganza group as one of the leading manufacturing companies in Nigeria while pushing into the market of new household products such as baby diapers, ladies sanitary pads, bathing and washing soaps, hair threads, rubber shoes and so on.
Sade is quite beautiful and have been able to set the pace for fashion with her unique styles.
There’s definitely more to know about Shade Okoya from her age, family, children, marriage and any other untold story.
Early Life & Background
Folashade Noimot Adeleye who is popularly known as Shade Okoya is a Nigerian entrepreneur, author and philanthropist born on April 25, 1977
Shade is the sixth in a family of seven children born to late Alhaji Tajudeen and Alhaja Nimota Adeleye.
She originally hails from Ogun State, western part of Nigeria.
She grew up in the Ojuelegba part of Surulere in Lagos state with her mother.
She also obtained a Diploma in Banking and Finance from Lagos State Polytechnic and a Bachelors degree in Sociology from the prestigious University of Lagos.
Shade Okoya is the managing director of Eleganza Fashion Products and Eleganza Cruise and Tours.
She came through with the kick off of Eleganza Industiral City, a 35 hectare expanse on Lekki-Epe Expressway in 2012 where she’s the managing director, while producing the likes of Coolers, luggage, bottles and soap, Diapers and pads, world class chairs and tables.
She has remained focus and determined working effectively to achieve a greater height in the business with over 2,000 staffs.
She also became the Bewaji of Lagos, Otun Aare Iyalaje of Ajiranland, Yeye Ogechukwu of Epeland and Ajisewa of Oke Ona.
Personal Life & Marriage
Shade met her billionaire husband, Chief Dr. Razaq Akanni Okoya in 1998 when she was 21 years old and as at that time, her husband was 58.
To both, it was simply love at first sight.
Dr Razaq Okoya was then said to be experiencing some issues in his relationship with the second wife, Ajoke and both later parted ways.
Both Sade and Alhaji Rasaki relationship then blossomed into marriage in 1999. as at that time, only his first wife, Alhaja Kuburat Okoya was in his matrimonial home.
Shade then had her four children; Olamide, Subomi, Oyinlola and Wahab.
Shade Okoya is believed to worth a lot but her net worth has not been estimated.
Check out the interior of her bathroom below;
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