Ade Adepitan

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Who is Ade Adepitan?

Ade Adepitan is a popular TV presenter and wheelchair basketball player. Also, he is recognized as a gold medalist and for working on BBC and Channel 4.

Ade Adepitan: Early Life, Birthday, Age, Bio, Wiki, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Nationality, Zodiac Sign, Religion

This personality was born in Maryland, Lagos, Nigeria, on 27th March 1973. As of 2022, he is 49 years old. His father, Ajibola Olusola, and his mother, Christianah Adejikoe gave birth to him in this beautiful world. He had polio at the age of fifteen months so he is incapable to walk.

Moreover, he holds British nationality and practices the Christian religion.

According to the astrological chart, he was born under the Aries zodiac sign.

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Moving toward his educational qualification, he finished his schooling at Southern Road Primary School in Plaistow. Later, he entered Lister Community School.

Ade Adeoitan: Professional Life and Career

Professionally, he is a wheelchair basketball player. He has received gold and Bronze medals for his club Milton Keynes Aces and the Great Britain team at the 2004 Summer Paralympics in Athens and the 2005 Paralympic World Cup in Manchester.

Similarly, he has shown as an actor, presenter, or guest in types of television shows and series, mostly for the BBC. He used to promote anti-racism and anti-disability, discrimination campaigns on television. He participated in the 2002 BBC One ident Hip-Hop as one of three wheelchair basketball players.

In the same way, he became the key presenter on the CBBC children’s program Xchange and in the EastEnders drama series. He had “Baggy Awolowo” a wheelchair basketball coach in the TV series Desperados.

Additionally, he became the BBC presenter for the Global Citizen Festival, a panelist on the BBC quiz show Blankety Blank, and a celebrity contestant on the coach, competing against his Paralympics co-presenter Clare Balding on 30  October.

Ade Adepitan: Salary and Net Worth

As the report of 2022, his estimated net worth is around $3 million his earnings come from his professional career.

Ade Adepitan: Relationship Status, Love Affair, Dating, Marriage, Wife, Kids

He is a happily married man. He married Linda Harrison who is a Scottish singer. First, they saw each other at the National Television Awards, and they tied their knot on the 19th of August 2018. This beautiful pair has been blessed with a son.

Ade Adepitan: Body Measurement, Height, Weight, Hair Color, Eyes Color

Moreover, he has black eyes and has the same color deadlock hair color on his head.


Ade Adipitan: Social Media Involvement, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube

Famous British television presenter Adedoyin Olayiwola “Ade” Adepitan MBE is a Nigerian-born celebrity. He is frequently active on different social media platforms where he has a huge fan following. Adepitan Twitter has over 33.5k under @adeadepitan handle. Also, his Instagram page has more than 19.1k followers as of august 2022 and his Facebook account has over 4k fan following.

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