Babatunde Łukasz Aiyegbusi is a 32-year-old wrestler and former football player from Poland. He is currently signed with WWE and performs on RAW under the ring name, Commander Azeez.
Babatunde played football for several teams in the Polish American Football League. He also had a brief stint with the Minnesota Vikings during the 2016 preseason.
Babatunde’s WWE Debut
In April 2016, Babatunde joined the WWE Performance Center. Five months later, he made his professional wrestling debut at an NXT house show competing in a battle royal. He then began accompanying Lio Rush to the ring at NXT live events. After Rush was called to the main roster, Babatunde had his televised debut on April 27 at the Greatest Royal Rumble.
Babatunde’s RAW Debut
On August 3, 2020, Babatunde made his return to WWE television and his RAW debut. His return was part of a RAW Underground segment. He was assigned the ring name, Dabba-Kato. He began a winning streak on RAW Underground and defeated several wrestlers. Dabba-Kato lost however to Braun Strowman on the September 21st episode of RAW.
Dabba-Kato was drafted to RAW in the WWE’s October 2020 draft. However, Dabba-Kato failed to make a single appearance on the RAW brand.
Dabba-Kato Aligns with Apollo Crews
On night two of WrestleMania 37, Dabba-Kato helped Apollo Crews win the Intercontinental Championship from Big E. Apollo Crews then introduced Dabba-Kato as Commander Azeez on the Friday Night SmackDown following WrestleMania 37. Since then, Commander Azeez has been part of the WWE’s SmackDown brand.
As part of the WWE Draft in October 2021, Commander Azeez was drafted to Monday Night RAW.