Olumuyiwa Ojelabi is a Public Relations and Communication practitioner with 25 years of cognate experience in the private and public sector.
Prior to joining Lagos State Government Civil Service in 2000, she worked with Transrapid Nigeria Limited, Ogba, Lagos as Public Relations Officer and later took up appointment with Bollington and Sons Limited, an Independent Petroleum Marketer in Badagry where she rose to the post of Manager Operations.
In the State Civil Service, she handled Public Relations for Ministries and Agencies in her various postings, including, Drain Drucks, Office of State’s Accountant General, Office of Commissioner for Information and Strategy and Ministry of the Environment. She is currently the Head, Public Affairs, Office of the Secretary to the Government.
Born 53 years ago, she attended African Church Cathedral Bethel School, Lagos for her primary education and Maryland Comprehensive Secondary School, Ikeja. She was the Labour Prefect.
She attended Igbobi College, Yaba Lagos for her A’ Level but left a year after to study at the Polytechnic Ibadan, Oyo State for the National Diploma in Mass Communication and later Ogun State Polytechnic, Abeokuta for Higher National Diploma in Mass Communication. She did her mandatory National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) programme at the defunct Peak Merchant Bank, Victoria Island.
In her quest for further knowledge, she attended University of Ado Ekiti, Nigeria for a Master Degree in Public Administration and the Nigerian Institute of Journalism, Lagos for a Post Graduate Diploma in Public Relations and Advertising and graduated with Distinction in July 2011. She has just completed another degree in Mass communication from University of Lagos.
She is a member of Nigerian Institute of Public Relations and Nigerian Institute of Journalism (NUJ). She is the immediate Past District Editor, Inner Wheel Nigeria, District 912 covering Lagos and Ogun States, Past President, Fountain of Hope Society of Christ Anglican Church, Elere, Agege and Inner Wheel Club, Agege.
Olumuyiwa is married to Mr. Kolawole Ojelabi.
Her hobbies include mentoring, reading, writing, and listening to gospel music.
Phone No: 08090040707