Olumide Adeleye

Olumide Adeleye

Founder of Twim Academy, Nigeria

Olumide aims to tackle youth unemployment in Nigeria through providing more sustainable self employment opportunities to skilled artisans. He created Twim Academy, a vocational school that builds entrepreneurial minds in the media arts.

They offer short-term certificate, diploma and specialization courses targeted at people who wish to enter into the media or creative industries, or those who wish to enter into the exciting but challenging world of entrepreneurship.

Twim Academy act as a catalyst for capacity building and job creation in the arts and entertainment industries, and creating positive societal change in Nigeria and the rest of Africa. Twim Academy operates as a social venture with a hybrid model. This implies that our primary purpose of establishment is not profit, but impact. Our key focus is to solve the problem of unemployment among young people.