Eyitayo Ogunyemi


Laws are made for people (not lawyers).

Having established an effective ecosystem for legal literacy in Nigeria, Eyitayo's law firm is now expanding their services across Africa. Their aspiration is to help African entrepreneurs to grow their businesses by empowering them with knowledge of laws and government policies.


Eyitayo holds a Master degree in Law. He is currently researching how plain communication aids compliance with law. Eyitayo devotes at least two days in a week to teach entrepreneurs on Facebook Live - his weekends are usually devoted to training entrepreneurs on Zoom, WhatsApp and Telegram. He spend his free time volunteering - recently leading a team of corporate governance/compliance professionals to advise the Nigerian Government on policy framework for private sector implementation of the National Ethics and Integrity Policy, 2020.