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Africa Influential Man Of The Week: John Oluwafemi Olla


Published: June 16, 2017 | 9:10 pm
Editor: Adigun Abiola, Africa.


John Oluwafemi Olla (#IamBezaleel) is a multi-talented Social Development Expert with proven experience and vast knowledge in areas of Training, Capacity development, Research and Analysis, Strategic Development, NGO Management, Entrepreneurship and Project Management.




JOHN OLUWAFEMI OLLA

He is a proven team player, good public speaker, problem solver with a challenging leadership edge and ‘Can-Do’ Mindset.

His goal is to bridge the education and digital gap between urban and rural children in Africa with special focus on girl child, having grown up from a low-income community with a second quality education. He has gained years of cognate experience in the field of Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Information Architecture, Public Speaking, Learning & Development.

He currently serves as Chief Operating Officer with Endonamoo Transformation Global Initiative (ETGIN) as the chief Training and Development officers.

He has volunteered for several organization, some of which include SOZO Network, Social Impact Africa Project, My Period Kit, Tech Tutors and Authors. He is the CEO of Elint Inspirations Global Services and the Managing Partner at ElintsGraphix where he functions as both front-end developer and ICT coordinator.



Due to his passion for education and owning to his disadvantage educational background, he decided to start an initiative called Tech Tutors & Authors to help bridge educational gap between urban and rural children. Through the programs, he has recorded a verifiable 16,000 teenagers' reach and has impacted over 2000 in the process. He is also the founder and convener of Real Leaders' Conference, a conference for Entrepreneurial Leaders, the maiden edition also recorded about 80 participants with over 15 entrepreneurs as speakers and Spotlights.

He has attended several high level workshops, seminars, conference such as Coastal Cities at Risk (CCaR) Workshop – Lagos, Media Workshop for Media Professionals and Information Practitioners, workshop on Social Protection Policy formulation Organized by Oyo State Planning Commission in Collaboration with UNICEF, technical working group on social protection policy formulation for Oyo State Planning Commission in collaboration with UNICEF office Lagos, Technical Working Group on Social Protection Policy, Working Committee of the Development of Costed Strategic Work Plan for Nutrition in Oyo State.

Educational Background

His educational background includes a Bachelor of Education in Economics and Political Science and Masters of Information Science both from University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria. He also holds a Certificate in Project Management from University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria.

Career

He has published academic article in respected and international journals. He is also a blogger and daily motivator through his Facebook and Twitter platform with hashtag #IamBezaleel. He is a lover of information and always eager to learn new things.

He is a professional when it comes to the use of Social Media to publicize projects, attract donors and sponsors. His hashtag (#IamBezaleel) is a prove of his popularity on social media space.

He is a humanitarian; helping people, particularly young educationally challenged children, gives him fulfillment. He enjoy impacting lives and consciously building the world he never enjoyed while growing up.

HIS LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE INCLUDES:

Former Public Relation Officer – Africa
Regional Centre for Information Science Students' Association ARCISSTA
Media Officer - Nigeria Association of Evaluators Oyo Sate Chapter
President Millennium Development Goals Advocacy Project (NYSC)
Team lead at Tech Tutors and Authors
Founder/Convener at Real Leaders Conference

PORTFOLIO:

Website Development for Elints Graphix
Webmaster at Nedloiyd group
Former Research Assistant at University of Ibadan

WORK EXPERIENCE:

Program Director at Endonamoo Transformation Global Initiative (ETGIN)
Former Research Assistant at Coastal Cities at Risk Lagos
Former Research Assistant at University of Ibadan
Former ICT Director at The Men of Issachar Vision Inc
Former ICT Consultant and Lecturer at African Maritime Academy
Former Auditor, Developer at MBR Computer Consultants Limited
Concept Developer at ElintsGraphix

MEMBERSHIP:

Young African Leaders Initiative Network
Civil Society Action Coalition on Education for All
Nigeria Association of Evaluators Oyo State Chapter

Social Network Details

Email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.iambezaleel.com.ng | http://www.etgin.ml | http://www.techauthors.tk
Twitter: @twergywhite
Tell: +2347030658304

Humanitarian || Tech Education || Educator || Journalist || Writer || Young leader || He4She || Trainer || Team Jesus || Motivator



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