FOLASADE OLUBUKOLA AJIBADE
Folasade attended Yejide Girls’ Grammar School Molete, Ibadan and St Annes School, Molete Ibadan for her Secondary O’ level and A’ level School certificates respectively.
Thereafter, she proceeded to Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile- Ife,Osun State and bagged BA Education/Language Arts in 1989.
She obtained her MA degree in Communication and Language Arts from University of Ibadan in the year 2002. In the year 2000, she went for her Professional Training in Broadcasting Journalism in Deutsche Welle Radio Training Centre in Cologne,Germany.
She joined the Civil Service of Oyo State in 1991 as Producer 11 in the Broadcasting Corporation of Oyo State (BCOS) where she rose through the ranks to the Post of Deputy Director before she was transferred to Council for Arts and Culture under the Ministry of Information as the Acting Director, Public Enlightenment and Marketing in year 2018.
In 2020,she was transferred to the Agency for Youth Development under the Ministry of Youths and Sports as the Director of Youth Empowerment and later Director of Youth Guidance and Counselling in the same Agency.
Folasade is a member of both Nigerian Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ)and Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) Oyo State Chapters.
She is a Senior fellow of the Institute of Professional Managers and Administrators of Nigeria (IPMA). A Substantive Director in the Civil Service of Oyo State.
In January, 2021 she was transferred to Oyo State Anti Corruption Agency(OYACA) as the Director of information and communication Technology where she serves till date.
She is a Christian, a Pastor in CHRIST Life Church, International.
Folasade is happily married and blessed with wonderful Children.