Funmi Ayinke


Two doctorate degrees award was presented to Mrs Funmi Ayinke, a Nigerian billionaire who has been giving most of her wealth to the less privileged.

Funmi Ayinke Waheed-Adekojo
Bridging The Gender Gap

Philanthropy Work

She pays for over 10,000 students tuition fees; some are placed on scholarship by the Funmi Ayinke Humanity Foundation.

Funmi Ayinke decided to spread her philanthropist work towards the widows as she knows the struggle her mother went through after the demise of her father.

Funmi Ayinke said she had helped at least three thousand widows through her Funmi Ayinke Humanity Foundation, (FHF).


Funmi finished her NYSC training at the Works and Services Department, University of Abeokuta, Ogun State in February 2010. 

Upon finishing her mandatory National Youth Service Corps, Funmi started working at ADEFUM INVESTMENT, in Agbede Junction, Apata Ibadan where she worked her way to the top.

After three years working at ADEFUM INVESTMENT, Funmi resigned in 2013 and relocated to Abeokuta. 

She joined the Mechanical Engineering Unit, Works and Services, FUNAAB in February 2014 before leaving to establish her own company, FunmiAyinke Nigeria Limited in 2019.

Funmi Ayinke

Dr. Funmi Ayinke Waheed-Adekojo Conferment As A Fellow Of The Nigerian Society Of Engineers
Dr. Funmi Ayinke