Ajuri Ngelale Biography: Age, Wife, Children, Books, Tribe, State Of Origin, Mother, Father, Siblings And More

Ajuri Ngelale Biography: Ajuri Obari Ngelale best known as Ajuri Ngelale is the present special adviser on media and publicity to President Bola Tinubu. He also works as a broadcaster, politician, and journalist who is currently making waves in Nigeria.

His physical appearance has always sparked serious discussion on social media while Nigerians are left confused about his exact origin. Because of that, I’ll be putting some data about him in the table below so you can have an idea of his state of origin and more.

Ajuri Ngelale Profile

Real Name Ajuri Obari Ngelale
Known As Ajuri Ngelale
Date Of Birth 13 November 1986
Age 37-Years-Old (as of 2023)
Place Of Birth United States
State Of Origin Rivers State
Nationality Nigerian
Gender Male
Children 4
Occupation Journalist, Special Adviser
Networth $350,000

Early Life

Even though he was born in America, Ajuri Obari Ngelale’s love for his country didn’t stop. He came back to Nigeria where he spent some of his years growing up in Ogoni, Rivers.


Ajuri Ngelale Biography
Ajuri Ngelale Biography

Ajuri Ngelale wanted to make a change so he had to take his education seriously. He came from a middle-class family who were able to sponsor his education to the highest level. You can find more about his educational life in the table below.

Primary Education
Secondary Education Government Secondary School (Port Harcourt)

And for his university-level education.

Course(Degree) University
Policical Science (1st Degree) University of Kansas
History (2nd Degree) University of Kansas


There was a time when people wondered if he knew what he was doing based on the fact that he was aimed at seeking jobs in big media houses in Nigeria rather than focusing on America where he was born.

But Ajuri Obari Ngelale proved to everyone that there is something good in his county (Nigeria) by handling several positions at various news broadcasting companies who is currently competing with other media houses in Africa.

He has worked at several places showcasing his ability to recreate and solve problems related to Journalism and even politics. For this sake, I have put down everything to need to know about his career and all the positions he has held in the table below.

Position Where he worked & Who he worked for residential
l senior special adviser on public affairs (Before) Ex-President, Muhammadu Buhari
Co-principal spokesperson Ahmed d Bola Tinubu (During the 2023 presidential election)
Senior Reporter & Presenter (Before) Africa Independent Television (AIT)
Senior Reporter & Presenter (Before) Channels Television
Assistant Editor (Before) The Sun Newspaper
Lead Public Affairs Consultant Federal Ministry of Power, Work, and Housing
Special Adviser on Media and Publicity Nigerian Government

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Would you believe it if I told you Ajuri Ngelale is also an Author? That’s to show how talented he is. He has so far published two books which include;

  • Struggle for Nigeria’s Soul
  • Buhari: From General to President


Father Chief Precious Osaro Ngelale
Mother Diane
Children 4 (3 boys and 1 girl)


Who is Ajuri Ngelale?

Ajuri Obari Ngelale is a broadcaster, politician, and journalist from Nigeria.

Where is Ajuri Ngelale from?

He hails from Rivers State, Nigeria.

How many children does Ajuri Ngelale have?

He has 4 lovely children (3 boys and 1 girl).

Who is Ajuri Ngelale’s Mother & Father?

The names of his father and mother are Chief Precious Osaro Ngelale and Diane.

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