Eniolorunda Olawale Bankole-Adams
“With your best at it, nothing is impossible”
INTERVIEW BY Amoo Abraham O.
Eniolorunda Olawale Bankole-Adams is a Law student in Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko. He engages much especially in Social entrepreneurship because he believes it to be the best way of reaching out to the immediate community and beyond.
Having seen much value in skills acquisition, Olawale has been able to earn remarkable qualifications in the areas of entrepreneurship and digital skills. He is also a volunteer for some programmes such as Human rights, peace building, Bright Network and many more. Presently he is the Campus Director of the Law Students’ Association of Nigeria (LAWSAN) – South West Directorate in his institution.
Olawale being an optimist visualizes himself to be living his dreams as an icon in the legal field come next five years, defending the deprived and less privileged to get sustainable Justice and also building his society. With this, he believes everybody could all contribute to making the world a better place.
Being a student comes with its different challenges. His most challenging experience in school happens to be the lack of adequate information as a new student, but he learnt a lot during that period which brings about some improvement in him.
Olawale is very much happy to have been selected as a Hult Prize Campus Director. He regards it as his topmost achievement so far. Fortunately, he was able to guide his institution to the Top 6 finalists of the Hult Prize 2020/2021 global competition Accra Regional Summit.
They said ” experience is the best teacher “. He asserts that his experiences have shaped his mindset to always do better and be confident in all situations no matter how discouraging it could be. Olawale wants to be a motivation to the larger world
He said “I believe CCN is a well established platform for quality growth and with consistence and proper accountability, we are going places”. These are kind words of Olawale on CCN. He stated that CCN can upscale its services majorly by getting to receive feedback from her audiences monthly.
As a way of paying back to the society Olawale wishes to establish a Foundation that deals mainly with Youth or University students in teaching, encouragement and life guidance to enable sustainable development and Intergrity.