Tunde Onakoya Biography and Networth

Tunde Onakoya is a well-known Nigerian Chess master, Entrepreneur, coach, and humanitarian who is committed to uplifting the lives of children dwelling in Lagos state’s slum areas.

Tunde Onakoya came to the limelight after he embarked on his mission to surpass the Guinness World Record for the longest chess marathon for 58 hours at New York City’s iconic Times Square.

He has successfully surpassed the previous world record of 56 hours, 9 minutes, and 37 seconds, set by Norwegian player Harvard Haug Flatebø and Sjur Ferkingstad in 2018.

Tunde Onakoya Profile

Real Name: Tunde Onakoya
Net Worth: $125k
Date of Birth: 6th October 1994
Country of Origin: Nigeria
Education: Bsc Holder
Source of Wealth: chess playering and Entrepreneur

Tunde Onakoya Biography

Tunde Onakoya was born on the 6th of October 1994 in Ikorodu, Lagos State. He had his primary and secondary education in Ikorodu before he proceeded to Yaba College of Technology where he obtained his diploma in Computer Science.

Tunde Onakoya Career

Tunde Onakoya is the founder of Chess in Slums Africa, an NGO known to empower young ones in impoverished communities through chess. He is committed to uplifting the lives of children dwelling in Lagos state’s slum areas and he also runs a business empire.

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Onakoya began playing chess at an early age at a barber’s shop in a slum in Ikorodu where he honed his chess skills. Years later, he was ranked as the number 13 chess player in Nigeria. Ever since, he has competed and won several competitions including the National Friends of Chess and the Chevron Chess Open.

Tunde Onakoya Personal Life

Tunde Onakoya is single but he probably has a girlfriend. However, information about Tunde Onakoya personal life has not yet been made public.

Tunde Onakoya Net Worth

Tunde Onakoya is a well-known Nigerian chess master, and coach with an estimated net worth of around $125,000.

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