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Mrs.Ajala, Jelilat Olawunmi – Head, Public Affairs Unit

Ajala, JelilatOlawunmi is a member of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations and Nigeria Union of Journalists.

Her responsibility includes ensuring that internal and external public understand the activities, services and policies of the Government, media relations, crisis management and content analysis of reports in the media among others.

Mrs.Ajala, JelilatOlawunmi was born on 6th August, 1971 into Laninhunfamily, at Ibadan,Oyo-State.  She started her educational career at Baptist Day School,

Idikan, Ibadan, between 1976-1982, and proceeded to St. Anne’s School, Molete, Ibadan, where she obtained her West African School Certificate between 1982-1987.She later proceeded to Osun State College of Education, Ilesha, where she had her NCE Certificate in 1993.

In expanding her educational qualification, she was admitted at University of Ilorin where she earned her B A (Hons) Islamic Studies.

She joined Lagos State Civil Service on 1st March, 2000 as Information Officer II and presently an Ass. Director, Public Affairs.

She has served in various capacities and offices before her deployment as the Head, Public Affairs Unit in the State Treasury Office.

Mrs.Ajala has attended several professional seminars, workshops and trainings within and outside Nigeria, to keep her abreast of current practices.

Her hobbies are travelling, reading novels, dancing and listening to music.