BOLA SHOYEMI-IBRAHIM (DRMOLOVA) is a humanitarian, businesswoman, inventor, poet, music lyricist, film script and TV script writer, playwright, columnist, photographer and abstract artist and with God’s grace discovering other hidden latent talents daily.
Bola Drmolova is a businesswoman with nearly 20 years of business expertise and experience in training, construction, petrochemical and physical trading commodities, finance, recruitment and consultancy. She is also an abstract painting artist.
Bola attended Acton Reynalds School in Shrewsbury Shropshire, England. This was followed by South Thames College for her A Levels. She obtained her BSc (Hons) in Estate Management and BA (Hons) Law at University of Greenwich. She went on to do her Masters in Law (LLM) at University of London Queen Mary and Westfield College specializing in International Trade Law, Marine Insurance, European Trade Law and General Insurance law.
This was followed by Legal Practice Course at The College of Law Store Street in London.
She is about to embark on several Leadership Executive Programmes at Harvard University, Oxford and Cambridge Universities. She is the Founder of Bola Drmolova Trust and Bola Drmolova Foundation. The Foundation is a private Christian foundation with focus on harnessing the gifts of its founder and other talented individuals within the creative industries. The Foundation supports both Christian and non-Christian Charities. The Foundation currently has transferred to it from its owner over 750 poems, 10 film-scripts and over 90 music lyrics.
The founder hopes to establish the photography section of the Foundation by focusing primarily on human suffering and hoping to bring the plight of the poor, underprivileged, under-represented, and mostly refugees to light in Africa and other heavily affected areas around the world. The founder is currently working on 50 volumes of poetry books and have completed seventeen volumes with the remainder planned for the next three years. Our aim is also to support over 50 charities from our income whether directly or through capacity building. The charities we have chosen to work with are listed on our Foundation’s website.
Bola lives in Rochester Kent with her three children. She has been writing poems, songs, film scripts for over three decades. She is a passionate Christian whose works are created for the lifting up of humanity. In addition to her consuming love for Christ, she also loves architecture, interior design, opera, theatre, museums, quiet & tranquil environment, praying, reading, movies, and walking.