Hakeem Belo-Osagie – Family, Family Tree

by Jessica Sara

Hakeem Belo-Osagie is a Nigerian businessman. He is the chairman of the Nigerian arm of Etisalat, a UAE telecom provider. He has a 12% stake in Etisalat through his holding company, Premium Telecommunications.


In 1998, he bought 51% of United Bank for Africa from the government of Nigeria and sold it for US$ 120 million in 2004. He is a generous donor for the African Leadership Academy, which is a secondary school in Johannesburg.

Hakeem Belo-Osagie Family Tree

Read on to learn more about the illustrious family tree of Hakeem Belo-Osagie.

Hakeem Belo-Osagie Parents – Professor Tiamiyu Belo-Osagie and Mama Iyalekitue (née Bazuaye)

Bello-Osagie’s father was a professional gynecologist and obstetrician and his mother was a nurse.


Hakeem Belo-Osagie Siblings – Lateef Belo-Osagie, Sheri Williams, Rilwan Belo-Osagie

Lateef Belo-Osagie

Born – Unknown

Married – Aisha (Ex.), Toyin

Lateef is the co-founder and director of MTech Communications Plc. He is the youngest of the four children of Professor Belo-Osagie. Recently, he lost his 18-year-old son in an accident.

Sheri Williams

Born – Unknown

Married – Folarin Williams

There is not much information about Sheri Williams. She is married to Folarin, who is the son of the late legal celebrity, FRA Williams.

Rilwan Belo-Osagie

Born – Unknown

Married – Unmarried

Rilwan is the managing director and chief executive officer at FSDH Merchant Bank. He earned a B.Sc. Economics degree from the London School of Economics.

Hakeem Belo-Osagie Spouse – Myma Belo-Osagie (Current)

Myma Belo-Osagie

Born – Unknown


Myma is a managing partner with Udo Umo & Belo-Osagie. She obtained a law degree from the University of Ghana at Legon. She is ranked as one of the “World’s Leading Lawyers” in the Corporate/M&A section of the Chambers’ Global Directory. Recently, she drafted the Nigerian Telecommunications Act 2003.

Hakeem Belo-Osagie Children

Belo-Osagie has four children.

Yasmin Belo-Osagie


Born – Unknown

Married – Unmarried

Yasmin is the co-founder of She Leads Africa and works as a management consultant. She earned degrees in history and finance from Princeton University.

Not much is known about Belo-Osagie’s other children.

Hakeem Belo-Osagie Net Worth


As per Forbes, Belo-Osagie’s net worth is US$ 600 million (as of November 2014). He ranks #41 on Africa’s 50 Richest List.