Welcome to the world of Oluwabukola Michael Nelson, serial entrepreneur, public speaker, business analyst and founder of the Africa democratic dreams project.
Oluwabukola Michael Nelson, a gospel instrumentalist and gospel praise leader sought to steer a pathway for Nigerians and Africans to realize their inner dreams through education, diplomacy, and peace.
From the age of ten, Oluwabukola Michael Nelson was a keen writer. He has featured in local and international media and lectured at churches and communities all over the world.
Meet #CreatePreneurAfrica Oluwabukola Michael Nelson – Reaching out for the rise of Nigeria
Tell us what drives you?
Change. I am very much in tune with the natural order of renewal, and so I see the opportunity to contribute to my general environment in partnership with others to bring growth, progress, and development.
What is your true passion in life?
My true passion in life is building businesses that produce both profits and socio-developmental progress. In essence, making money and improving lives of peoples and communities across the globe.
How did you find your passion and how old were you?
I realized that I had a call to serve when I was a young skinny kid. I was raised by parents whose lives are committed to service to others.
My father served in the Nigerian armed forces and my mother raised me and my six siblings as a single mother through tough times and she never gave up on us. These experiences have shaped my perspective on life and have come to form my vision, mission, and goals in life.
What about your passion appeals to you the most?
I am pleased at the fact that there are others like me – MLK, Obama, Mandela, Maya Angelou, Winnifred (Mandela), etc. I am comforted and inspired by the tracks these people leave behind. So even though my path is not the easiest, I can relate to the struggles and triumphs and final victories of these heroes.
What drove you to make money from your passions?
When was the first time you were paid for your passion?
What kept you going when you thought about giving up?
7. What motivates you every day to be even more successful
What do you have to say to all of the people who doubted you?
What advice do you give to aspiring creative is who look up to you?