MR ADEKUNLE. L. OLAYINKA – SSA Political Matters

MR. OLAYINKA SSGUAn Engineer of over Eighteen years (18), a Project Management expert, an Administrator turned technocrat Politician was born (March 10th 1973) to the family of Olayinka with maternal root from the Zannu Family, Ikoga Zebbe in Badagry, Lagos State.

He attended Abeokuta Grammar School, Abeokuta for his secondary education (SSC ’91, WAEC/GCE ‘90), Yaba College of Technology (HND Electrical/Electronics Engineering 1997), Federal University of Technology, Akure (Post Graduate Diploma Electrical Electronics Engineering 2003), Informatics Global Education, Singapore, (Post Graduate Diploma in Strategic Business in Information Technology Leading to MSc in Strategic Business Information Technology in University of Portsmouth, UK 2007 ) Salvo Singapore, Johannesburg Centre, South Africa (Certificate in Project Financial Evaluation for Engineers, 2009) Wizard Institute, Johannesburg, South Africa, (Certificate in Project Management, PMbok, 2010), Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho, Oyo State (Masters In Business Administration , MBA 2013)


He has worked as EWSD Engineer with Siemens Information and Communication Nigeria (ICN), Isolo Road, Lagos fromn 1999-2001, High level Support Engineer (Ag. Swith Manager) Mobile Telecommunications Nigeria (MTN GSM Multinational Company) Pioneer Engineers, 2001 – 2004, Ericsson Telecoms Consultant (Expatriate) to Asia, East Africa, West Africa, Southern Africa.

( Sub-saharan African) – Directing, Managing, implementing, Supporting Projects for Telecoms Operators (MTN Nigeria, Tigo Ghana, Mobitel Tanzania, Tata Indica India etc – 2004 – 2010 and Director of Planning and Strategy – South African College of Business and Technology, Pretoria, South Africa, Special Adviser/Chief of Staff to the State Chairman, All Progressives Congress, 2010 – 2014 and Senior Special Assistant on Political Matters to His Excellency, the Governor of Lagos State from November 2015 till date.


He has attended various workshops, seminars and trainings in Engineering, Businesses and Governance and is a member of various professional bodies including NSE and IEE. He is married and blessed with children.