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Meet the tallest man in Nigeria, Afeez Agoro

Afeez Agoro Oladimeji is the tallest man in Nigeria, and also an actor and a reality TV show star born 13 December 1975. He is 7 ft’4 inches tall.

Afeez Agoro was born in the city of Sabo Yaba in Lagos State, Nigeria on he is the last child among three children. His mother who was the second wife of his late father. Afeez moved with his family to Akoka Yaba where he grew up and also had his education,. Afeez attended St. Finbarr's College in Yaba. Afeez obtained his National Diploma certificate from the University of Lagos and further to get his Higher National Diploma certificate from the Lagos state Polytechnic.

Afeez grew up like every normal child until he fell ill at the age of 19 (nineteen) and his condition brought about a rapid growth and within the following year, Afeez fell ill frequently and grew taller as well. All medical attempts to control this failed and he currently stands at 7 ft. 4 inches tall and now, he is the tallest man in Nigeria and among the list of the tallest people in Africa.

In 2003, after graduating from Lagos State Polytechnic, Afeez Agoro went for his compulsory one-year National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Kolokuma Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, Nigeria.

After completing his NYSC, Afeez came back to Lagos to look for a job but was turned down as some feared he would intimidate them with his size while working in their organisation. He later got a contract with the Lagos State Government which lasted for two years and he began a small businesses for himself.

In August 2018, he was featured in the reality show "I Am Agoro" a Reality TV Show centred around his life and what it feels like living as the tallest man in Nigeria started airing exclusively on Linda Ikeji TV (LITV).

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