Company director; Chair, Milton Keynes Conservative Association
Festus migrated to the UK from Nigeria aged 13 with his parents and twin sister.
They settled on a council estate in Canning Town, East London where his father
worked three jobs – including as a cleaner in McDonalds and for Tower Hamlets
He currently runs a company which employs 60 staff and has been in business for
over seventeen years. He stood as a Conservative Parliamentary candidate at the
2015 General Election and is currently Chairman of the Milton Keynes Conservative
Association. He also has written recently for Conservative Home.
Festus holds a Masters Degree in International Studies and Diplomacy from SOAS
and enjoys being a dad and husband.
He tweets @FestusAkin
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