Engr. Dare Ojo

Executive Chairman, Board of Trustee




Engr Dare Ojo is a multi skilled entrepreneur , christian and community leader with passion for supporting and mentoring young people. He is the Executive Chariman of Mentors In Nigeria Initiative (MINI) is a platform that gathers mentor regardless of Age, Status or demographic with an aim to unify and champion quality teenagers and youth mentoring relationship in Nigeria. MINI engages with the private, public and nonprofit sectors to ensure that all teenagers and youths have the support they need through mentoring relationship to succeed at home, school, work and in relationships.

He is also the Executive Chairman of Dacitas Plc – a diversified company with interest in Agriculture, Mining, Property Development and Construction.  Engr Ojo combines a rich experience spanning over 20 years in the private sector with consultancy engagement with a number of start up and mid growth companies within Nigeria and Ghana. His passion for training and education has led to the development and implementation of over 20 different courses for blue chip companies in Nigeria. He is a Director in several companies including Eduplan Ltd, Africampus Limited and Arubiewe Farms Ltd. He is also a consultant to TY Danjuma Foundation

Engr Ojo has served in various leadership positions in Ekitiparapo Lagos spanning 14 years, he pioneered the first vocational skills training of young men and women organized  through the Association.  Engr Dare Ojo believes that the best way to leverage on the diverse potentials of young Ekiti people is to encourage entrepreneurial development.