Adekunbi Adeoye is a smart, dynamic young lady and the C.E.O of SESEWA Support Services, a social enterprise that encourages the youths to ensure that they perform at their best. SESEWA is best described as a movement for excellence and professionalism in the workplace.
Adekunbi Adeoye is a graduate of law from the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University. She is best described by her strengths and values. She is creative, enterprising, purpose-driven and committed to excellence and integrity.
SESEWA is a Yoruba coinage, which means ‘SE ISE WA? – Is there a job?’ During her undergraduate days she had an opportunity to take up an internship role with a Law firm and for the first time, she worked within a professional environment. She left that internship feeling so empowered. The internship experience spurred the desire to help other young people, undergraduates, and graduates alike. She saw that it was imperative that every young person should get an Internship so has to get the professional experience required for them to succeed in their chosen career.
Her company, SESEWA is at the forefront of providing internship and career opportunities for Nigeria’s young generation and she is building a legacy for internship businesses in Nigeria. Adekunbi is a frequent speaker at youth events and a big inspiration for young people in Africa. She is also a 2015 Mandela Washington Fellow. Adekunbi Adeoye hopes to expand SESEWA programs across several states in Nigeria and beyond to neighboring cities in Africa.