Ademola Okulaja was, a German professional basketball player from Nigeria has, died at the age of 46. Following Ademola Okulaja’s death, tributes began pouring in online for the basketball player, with fans offering condolences to friends and family. One user said, “Sad to hear about the loss of Ademola Okulaja. He was one of my favorite players during one of my favorite eras of Carolina hoops. And here’s one of my favorite dunks of his.” Another user said, “This is heartbreaking. Former Tar Heel Ademola Okulaja is dead at the age of 46. The cause of death hasn’t been released, but he’s been battling cancer for several years. Keeping his family, friends, and loved ones in our prayers.” While another said, “Ademola Okulaja was one of the UNC players I most enjoyed watching in the mid-90’s. Hearing of his passing is heartbreaking. Sincerest of condolences to his family, former teammates, and friends.”
What was Ademola Okulaja Net Worth?
Ademola Okulaja Net Worth
$1 Million to $2 Million USD
Ademola Okulaja was a German professional basketball player from Nigeria. He was born on 10 July 1975 in Lagos, Nigeria; he was 46 years old at the time of his death. Okulaja was a 1,000-point scorer in his Tar Heel days. He was given first-team All-ACC honors and earned Most Valuable Player during his senior year. He played professionally in Europe and led Germany in two FIBA World Cup tournaments. He graduated high school in West Berlin before playing on a scholarship in North Carolina. He played college basketball in the United States in North Carolina. He also worked as an analyst and color commentator at Sport1. Later he became director of the German office of Octagon, a sports and entertainment company.
The estimated Net Worth of Ademola Okulaja is between $1 Million to $2 Million USD.
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