Kolawole Lamikanra

Founder of Lingua54

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Kolawole Lamikanra

Founder of Lingua54

Kolawole Lamikanra is the Founder of Lingua54. An online platform with operations in Lagos and London, Lingua54’s goal is to use technology to preserve and promote as many African languages as possible, teaching adults and kids. With students and teachers in over 20 countries around the world, Lingua54 currently offers 6 (six) African languages and plans to add as many as 100 by the end of 2023.

Kolawole studied Law in the University of Lagos and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2012. A life long entrepreneur, he has worked in investment banking and commercial banking and started and run businesses in real estate, travel and agriculture.

He is happily married.