Kofoworola Kehinde Ayodeji fondly called General Kopho is a young Nigerian who have an undiluted passion for impacting and inspiring young ones to become leaders in their respective environment and hence building a ‘New Nigeria’.
This quest made him co-found an organization called Hope Rising Foundation, Nigeria (HRF) which is solely involved in inspiring young Nigerians and reaching out to the less privileged across the nation to;
- give HOPE and OPPORTUNITY,
- be who they want to be
- challenge young people to seek learning and education in order to move out of mediocrity and do better for themselves and Nigeria at large.
Kofo is all about positive influence and change. In 2012, he flagged off a School Mentorship Program for secondary school students studying in both urban and rural areas across Nigeria under the umbrella of HRF, Nigeria which has mentored thousands of students across the nation.
He is a Physiotherapist by profession and graduated from the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile Ife Nigeria, He is also a Life Coach and a Writer who writes for different web portals;
- The sheet amongst others.
His works in the area of Women Empowerment has empowered some Nigerian Women to stand for their rights and justice especially in the area of ‘Sexual Abuse – rape’.
General Kopho’s passion for Politics and a New Nigeria led him to cofounding an online independent media called ‘Pep Naija’ with some other young, ambitious and tenacious Nigerian writers.
Pep Naija is an independent citizen news and civic education web portal committed to bringing to the populace reliable news stories, inspiring inventions, innovations and related content that seek to spread positivity. His vision for a better Nigeria indeed comes alive through his work on Pep Naija.
General Kopho is an example of a young Nigerian breaking barriers, not discouraged by the situation of the country but performing his civic right by contributing in his capacity to building a NEW NIGERIA.
From Pep Naija; We wish our Outstanding Personality of the week a Happy Birthday.