Oluwaseun Temitope Osewa (December 17, 1982)[1] is a Nigerian internet entrepreneur.[2] He is the founder of Nairaland, a popular internet forum launched in March 2005, which was projected as the biggest African forum by Forbes.[3] YNaija listed him as one of the most innovative Nigerians in technology.[4] He was also listed among T.I.N Magazine's top 10 most influential Nigerian online entrepreneurs in 2015.[5]

Seun Osewa
Oluwaseun Temitope Osewa

(1982-12-17) December 17, 1982 (age 38)
Alma materObafemi Awolowo University
OccupationComputer programmer, entrepreneur, Snake handler
Years active2005–present
Known forFounder of Nairaland
TitleCEO of Nairaland and Snake Naija


Seun started Nairaland in year 2005.[6]


  1. ^ Chizoba Ikenwa (September 25, 2019). "Seun Osewa: Profile & Picture of Nairaland Owner". Nigerian Infopedia. Retrieved December 21, 2020.
  2. ^ "Built in Africa: Seun Osewa and the most popular site in Nigeria". Venture Burn.
  3. ^ Nsehe, Mfonobong. "30 Under 30: Africa's Best Young Entrepreneurs". Forbes. Retrieved 2018-01-03.
  4. ^ "The class of 2015: Nigeria's 100 most innovative persons in Technology » YNaija". YNaija. 2015-03-16. Retrieved 2018-01-03.
  5. ^ "Ten Most Influential Online Entrepreneurs In Nigeria 2015". T.I.N Magazine. Retrieved May 3, 2015.
  6. ^ "Nairaland Owner SEUN OSEWA Full Biography,Life And Net worth". Retrieved July 9, 2015.