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AKINPELU OMOLARA OLAJUMOKE (MRS) HEAD OF UNIT, PLANNING & DESIGN,

Mrs Akinpelu Omolara Olajumoke was born on the 12th of October, 1970 in Lagos to the Adebowale’s family.

   She completed her elementary education at Okunsanya memorial primary school,Orile Agege in 1982 and then proceeded to Orile Agege community high school, where she obtained her West African school certificate in 1987. She gained admission into the prestigious Yaba college of Technology and graduated as an Urban and Regional planner in 1994 and enlisted for the compulsory National Youth Service Corps programme,and thereafter proceeded to Lagos State University, where she obtained postgraduate diploma and Master’s in Urban and Regional planning respectively.

      She eventually joined the Lagos State civil service,in the year 2000,as Higher Technical Officer (planning) at the Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban development, and has since worked in several Ministries and Departments, including Lagos State Urban and Regional Planning Board (LASURBP),Lagos State Physical Planning and Development Authority (LAPPHYDA), Lagos State Urban Renewal Authority (LASURA),and Lagos State Physical Planning Permit Authority (LASPPPA),and currently Lagos State Parks and Garden Agency (LASPARK) as an Assistant Director and Unit head of Planning and Design.

     She is a professional member of Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP) and chartered with the Town Planning Registration Council of Nigeria (TOPREC),as a licensed Town Planner.

      She is married with Children.