Member's Information

Hon. Oyedeji Ganiyu Alani (Chief)

Member (Ifo II)
08033160144
info@ogha.og.gov.ng, members@ogha.og.gov.ng

Profile

Hon Ganiyu Alani Oyedeji was born on 28th of February, 1962 to the family of Oyedejis at Agbado in the then Egba Ifo District Council Area now known as Ifo Local Government Area. Hon Ganiyu Alani Oyedeji's paternal grandfather had their root from Degesin Compound in Ago-Oba area of Abeokuta. His maternal grandfather, on the other hand, the Solabis, hailed from Balogun Compound in Ago-Oko area of Abeokuta Ogun State.

Hon Ganiyu Alani Oyedeji began his education at N.U.D Primary School, Agbado in 1967. He completed his Secondary education at Ebenezer Comprehensive High School Ijaiye Ojokoro Agege Lagos State in June 1982. He was at the Yaba College of Technology, Yaba, Lagos between October 1984 and June 1986 where he obtained a National Diploma in Statistic and Mathematics. Not resting on his oars, his quest for higher education propelled him to seek admission to study Business Administration at the University of Lagos. He graduated with B.Sc., Second Class Honours, Upper Division in 1990. He did his mandatory National Youth Service (NYSC) at Federal Mortgage Bank in Lagos State in 1991 and later enrolled for M.Sc. in Management, in the same University and completed it in 1992. He is an Associate Member of Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria (AIPM) and Nigeria Institute of Management (AMNIM).

WORKING EXPERIENCE
He joined Femstar & Company Limited in 1994 as Administration Executive and left in 2011 as Head, Human Resources to join Flour Mills of Nigeria (FMN) Plc as HR Generalist and rose to the position of Industrial & Employee Relations Manager (Senior Management Position) for the Group (FMN PLC). He resigned his job in FMN Plc in 2015 to represent our people in Ifo 2 State Constituency at Ogun State House of Assembly.

In the 8th Assembly (2015-2019), Hon Ganiyu Oyedeji served as the Chairman House Committee on Youth, Sport and Employment Generation. Vice Chairman House Committee on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs and member of Commitee on Finance and Appropriation, Committee on Special duty as well as Cooperative and Community Development. He later served as the Chairman House Committee on Agriculture and Forestry towards the tail end of the 8th Assembly.

In 2019, Hon Aare Ganiyu Alani Oyedeji contested under the platform of Allied Peoples Movement and got elected for the second term to represent the good people of Ifo 2 State Constituency.

He is happily married with children.

Awards, Achievements and more

  • The Ataiyese of Agbadoland
  • Aare Adinni of Agbado Land
  • Chairmanship Candidate of Alliance for Democracy (AD) in 2002 LG Elections.
  • Chairman, Transition Committee - Defunct Ifo Central Local Government (2003) (2003)
  • General Secretary, Agbado/Ojodu Area Association of CDCs (1988 - 1991)
  • Secretary, Agbado/Ojodu Council of Baales and Traditional Chiefs (1988 - 1991)
  • Agbado Town Secretary
  • Chairman, Ifedapo Community Development Association (2012 - 2019)