Nayte Olukoya Biography | Wiki
Nayte Olukoya is a sales executive from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. He is widely known for appearing on the 18th season of ABC’s reality show, The Bachelorette whose lead cast is Michelle Young, a 28-year-old elementary school teacher. Olukoya joins a cast of 29 other men to vie for the heart of Young and believes that she has what he is looking for in a woman. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a minor in Africana Studies.
Nayte Olukoya Age | Date of Birth | Birthday
Born on July 8th, 1994, Olukoya is 27 years old as of October 2021. He celebrates his birthday on the 8th of July yearly. His place of birth is under review and shall be updated soon.
Nayte Olukoya Parents | Mother
Olukoya has not revealed the identities of his parents. However, on an Instagram post, he made on June 25, 2019, on his graduation day, he reveals that his father and mother are no longer married. The post indicated that his father was living in Canada while his mother and stepdad were in Omaha at the time. The Instagram post in part read:
This journey has been nothing short of a rollercoaster ride. I could have stayed in Canada with my Father or in Omaha with my Mom and Step Dad but instead I chose to drive 30 hours back to Cheney, WA with no source of income, no set plans
Update: On the 1st episode of Bachelorette season 18, Olukoya revealed to Michelle that his mom and step-dad are divorced.
Nayte Olukoya Nationality | Ethnicity
Olukoya is of mixed ethnicity. His father is Nigerian while his mother is Swedish.
Nayte Olukoya Height
The Eastern Washington University alumnus, Olukoya stands at a very tall height of 6 feet and 8 inches. He is one of the tallest contestants of ABC’s reality show, The Bachelorette. His ABC profile reads in part: “he is a 6-foot, eight-inch Adonis of a man.”
Nayte Olukoya Eastern Washington University
Olukoya is a graduate of Eastern Washington University. He graduated from the University in 2019 with a BA in Business Administration with a Minor in Africana Studies. In an Instagram post, he made back on June 25, 2019, he talked about his journey of pursuing a degree. The post read and in parts:
BA in Business Administration with a Minor in Africana Studies.
This journey has been nothing short of a rollercoaster ride. Fast forward nearly 4 years and here we are. I’m proud to say that I paid my way through University by myself, I worked my ass off, I made time to still have the ‘college experience’ and I now have this Degree to show for it.
In the words of my Father, “Education is something that no one can take away from you. No matter how hard they try.” I have accomplished something that can never be taken away from me. I may be done with higher education (for now) but I will forever continue to learn – as knowledge is key to becoming the Man I want to become.
Nayte Olukoya Instagram
Olukuye is active on Instagram. His Instagram handle is @kingbabatunde and he had over 15k followers and 43 posts as of October 2021. His Instagram bio states that he is an alumnus of Eastern Washington University. He occasionally posts his cute photos and those with friends, and his dog PercyPop.
Nayte Olukoya Engaged
Olukoya is engaged to Michelle Young, the star of Bachelorette season 18. He was a finalist of the 18th season of Bachelorette and a receiver of the final rose from Michelle. Olukoya proposed to his now Fiance, Michelle, After The Final Rose.
Nayte Olukoya Job
Olukoya works as a Sales Executive. His LinkedIn profile states that he worked as a Senior Account Executive at Indeed.com. He joined Indeed.com in August 2019 as an Account Executive. His promotion to a senior account executive came in January 2021. Prior to that, he worked as a Sales Representative at AT&T Connect Wireless + DirecTV, in Cheney, Sales Representative, AT&T Connect Wireless + DirecTV, Cheney, WA.
Nayte Olukoya Bachelorette | Michelle Young
Olukoya is one of the contestants of ABC’s reality show, The Bachelorette. He is a contestant of the 18th season of the show with 29 other men. Bachelorette season 18 lead cast is Michelle Young, a 28-year-old elementary school teacher from Woodbury, Minnesota. Young was a contestant and runner-up of Bachelor season 25 whose lead cast was Matt James. In addition, Michelle is a former Division I basketball player. She played guard at Bradley University and at Woodbury High School winning a number of awards and Honors.
Michelle is looking for a superman to her superwoman. She wants a supportive man and one who is ready to the world a better place. The elementary teacher is ready to settle down and have a family. On the other hand, Olukoya whose ever-smiling, says his dream woman should be outgoing, spontaneous, and has enough swagger of her own to keep up with him. He’s looking for a connection filled with heat and for someone who will be just as passionate about him as he is about her. Olukoya is looking for a teammate for life and is confident that Michelle may just be the one he’s been waiting for.
Season 18 of The Bachelorette premieres on October 19th, 2021, on ABC at 8/7c. Stay tuned to find out whether Nayte receives the final rose or not.
Update: Nayte got the first impression rose from Young. He revealed that his mom has been divorced from his dad and step-dad.
Nayte Olukoya Bachelorette Season 18 Finalist
Nayte was the winner of Bachelorette season 18 whereby he got to propose to Michelle Young After The Final Rose. Michelle and Nayte are currently engaged and loving every bit of it.
Bachelorette Season 18 Cast
The other men vying for Michelle Young’s heart in Bachelorette season 18 include:
- Joe Coleman
- Clayton Echard
- Martin Gelbspan
- Jamie Skaar
- Chris Sutton
- Leroy Arthur
- Rodney Mathews
- Rick Leach
- Peter Izzo
- PJ Henderson
- Alec Thompson
- Casey Woods
- Chris Gallant
- Daniel Tully
- Spencer Williams
- Romeo Alexander
- Rich Leah
- JoMarri Gable
- Will Urena
- Pardeep Singh
Nayte Olukoya Net worth
Olukoya has an estimated net worth in the range of $200k and $300k. He receives an annual salary of between $63k and $75k in his work as a senior account executive.