Favour Ehiz Okojie was born in Abuja and holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Afe Babalola University. Before graduating in 2016, he set out to pursue his dream which has always been technology and wasted no time creating Getgadget.ng Ltd in 2015. Getgadget is an internet company located in Abuja and has helped in creating many smaller tech projects.
After he founded his first tech company he worked on contract with numerous international and local brands which included Nestle, Maggi, Smirnoff Nigeria, Startimes and MTN as he has always had a passion for marketing.
In a bid to further his love for tech, he founded Whotafrica Digital, an online gaming app that focuses on the popular Whot game. This online game changed the scope in Nigeria as it availed users the opportunity to connect with friends and loved ones anywhere in the world.
Having fun is also a strong suit of his as he co-founded bbqfestng which is a periodic event that is held in Abuja and there are plans to expand around the country and the world at large. This recreational event has attracted lots of attention and has earned him a name in the Abuja entertainment sector.
With three startups already in the bag, Favour Ehiz Okojie is already set to redefine the tech space in Nigeria.