Born into the Ogunkoya family of Odo-Egiri in Epe North now under Eredo Local Council Development Area in Epe administrative division.
He worked briefly in the Local Government service after which he left the shores of Nigeria for United Kingdom. He currently based in Bradford and the Managing Director of Ariya African Restaurant and Bar, Bradford, United Kingdom.
He was the facilitator and chief financier of activities of the Rejoice Boyz Club of Epe, the reigning club in Epe from the late 80s’ till the late 90s’. He is happily married and blessed with wonderful children. His hobbies are traveling, reading and watching football.
He attended Odo Obara High School and proceeded to Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Kaduna State where he bagged a degree in International Relations. He is presently on a second degree in Criminology and Investigative Psychology at the University of Huddersfield, United Kingdom.