David Ojabo Parents Victor and Ngor Ojabo are from Nigeria. His father Ngor works for the oil company Shell and his Mother Ngor Ojabo is a lawyer.
The couple raised three kids and moved to Scotland when David was just 7 years old. David Ojabo was born in Port Harcourt, Nigeria, however, he spent most of his childhood in Aberdeen, Scotland with his family.
He was just 15 years of age when he moved to the united states. Initially, Ojabo was passionate about basketball, and to achieve his passion, he attended Blair Academy in 2015. However, he couldn't break into the lineup and made a decision during his junior year to switch to football.
One of the most significant American football players from Scotland, David had difficulty understanding American football at first. However, his high school head coach Jim Saylor guided him throughout his time at Blair Academy.
He quickly caught up and soon became a revelation. He had scholarships and offers from dozens of major universities and eventually chose Michigan. At Michigan, he had double-digit sacks and won a big house win against the Ohio State football team.
The outside linebacker was drafted into the NFL as the 45th overall pick by the Baltimore Ravens in the second round of the 2022 NFL Draft.
David Ojabo Parents Victor Ojabo and Ngro Ojabo
Victor Ojabo and Ngor Ojabo raised David in Nigeria until he was 6 years old. The family had to relocate due to Victors work.
The proud parents often visit the stadium to watch their son play.
Father Victor Ojabo Works As A Logistics Manager At Shell E&P In Nigeria
Victor Ojabo is mostly known among the media due to his son's football career. Victor is a project management professional and has accumulated tons of experience in the field of Oil and Gas production.
He completed his bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Ibadan in Nigeria from 1985 until 1990. After graduation, he worked in various posts at Shell Nigeria from 1991 to August 2007.
Ojabo had to move to a lot of cities throughout his work at Shell Nigeria. In August 2007 Victor moved to Aberdeen, United Kingdom with his family for the post of Senior Operations Advisor at Shell Global Solutions International where he worked for 2 years and 5 months.
After working for a few years in India, Victor returned to Nigeria to work as a Terminal Manager at Shell Petroleum Development Company for 2 years. He is currently with Shell Exploration & Production Companies in Nigeria as a Logistics Manager, as per his LinkedIn profile.
Mother Ngor Ojabo Is A Certified Lawyer
David's mother Ngor Ojabo is a professional lawyer. Ngor supports his son David in his career. Ngor has Instagram and Twitter accounts where she shares various posts about her family and his son's football updates.
Ngor is quite active on her Instagram and Twitter handles. She has just over 225 followers on her Instagram profile and 746 followers on her Twitter handle.
David Ojabo Siblings
David is one of three children of Victor and Ngor Ojabo. The couple raised 3 amazing children.
Along with David, they named their kids Victor Ojabo Jr. and Ene Ojabo.
Elder Brother Victor Ojabo Jr
Victor Ojabo Jr is the eldest son of Victor and Ngor. Named after his father, Victor played basketball on the same team as David when they were at International School Aberdeen.
He is active on his Instagram handle with 987 followers.
Younger Sister Ene
Ene Ojabo is the youngest member of the Ojabo family. Ene celebrated her 18th birthday on December 14.
Her mother Ngor wrote a post on her Instagram handles celebrating her 18th birthday.