Oriyomi Hamzat Biography: Wikipedia, Age, Family, Education, Career and Net Worth

This post is a detailed Oriyomi Hamzat Biography and Net worth. It covers his age, marriage and family life, education, career, and net worth. We will also talk about why he has been trending lately.

He is a well-known Nigerian journalist who doubles as the MD of a radio station in Ibadan called Agidigbo 88.7 FM.

He recently got into the news after he was arrested in connection with a complaint filed by Mr. Rahmon Adedoyin who is the chairman of Hilton Hotel and Resort group company and is currently standing trial alongside 6 of his employees over the alleged murder of one Mr. Timothy Adegoke who until death was a Postgraduate scholar at Obafemi Awolowo University in Ile-Ife Ibadan. Mr. Timothy was said to have taken his last breath in the cozy room 305 of Hilton Hotel and Resort.

Oriyomi Hamzat Biography

Adedoyin has filed a petition to the office of DIGP (Deputy Inspector of Police) making allegations of false alarm, provocation, defamation, and unlawful interference with police operations and court proceedings.

Hamzat was taken into custody by officers of the Federal Intelligence Bureau of NPF (Nigeria Police Force) believed to be connected to Adegoke’s death and the circumstances surrounding it which he has been working tirelessly to unravel.

His full name:

Many simply refer to him as Oriyomi Hamzat and don’t really know his full name. Well, today you will get to know. Oriyomi Abdulrahman Hamzat is his full name and this appears on most of his documents.

When Hamzat Oriyomi was born

The celebrity journalist was born on the 5th of march in 1980 to an on-air stars family. His dad worked at NTA Ibadan. He is aged 42 years at the time of writing this article in May 2022. His parents are Mrs. and Mrs. HAmzat.

He hails from Ibadan town in Oyo State, Nigeria.

Height- Unkown

Weight- Not known

Eye color- Brown

Nationality- Nigerian


He began his early education at St John Primary School Ibadan and later moved to Fadil Umar Ahmadiyya School where he finished his primary education. To further his education he went to Iroko Grammar School where he kicked off his secondary education. He later moved to Padel School of Sciences where he concluded his secondary school.

After waiting many years, he got enrolled in the famous University of Ibadan to study Linguistics and Language Arts but later ditched it because of his love for geology and sciences.

He later got the privilege of studying his dream course “Geology” at Ibadan Polytechnic in Oyo state. He was only able to complete his National Diploma due to family problems.

He got another opportunity to study Mass communication at the then Ibadan Polytechnic Eruwa satellite campus now Oke Ogun Polytechnic, Ibadan Oyo State, this was after he became a well-known radio presenter.

During his Mass communication days, he also had the opportunity to undertake BCOS Ibadan. He did his Industrial training attachment here working under Mr. Lere Shittu who was his mentor and supervisor.

He has a long list of achievements to his name, including having worked with Guardian Newspapers.


His career depicts and exemplifies his Christian virtues and his love for Jesus Christ, his programs are well known for being a medium for resolving conflicts, two of his most popular programs are Kato Domo eye Loro and Kokoro Slate, both geared towards conflict resolution.

Establishing the Agidigbo Radio station was one of the giant strides of his career. This station does well to promote cultural values.

He also does some bit of advocacy by belonging to a group called Make a Future Alive Initiative, a group that caters to the needs of children marginalized by society.

Marriage and Family

He is happily married to Motunrayo Hamzat and his marriage is blessed with wonderful kids. The names of kids and the exact number of children he has is a well-guarded secret but we do promise to break it first once we lay hold of it.


This popular radio host has been showered with many awards which include an excellence award from Integrity Human Rights Leaders (ROCAHAM Assembly)  and the Yoruba and English Poets Association

His name resonates when it comes to men who have had lots of accomplishments to their name.

Net Worth:

This is still vague, his profile online doesn’t say how much he earns or how much he has currently. We are however looking forward to breaking the news first when we get a grip on that information.


We have taken the time to discuss Oriyomi Hamzat's net worth and biography. We wish him a robust and successful careeer

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