COMR. (PRINCE) ADELEKE ADEBAJOChairman, Ogun State Youth Council
COMR. (PRINCE) ADELEKE ADEBAJO
Prince Adeleke Adebajo, a seasoned Administrator and Community Leader, currently serves as the Chairman for Ogun State Youth Council. As a committed and experienced Youth Mobilizer, he has served the Nigerian Youth via several youth capacities and platforms, particularly with the National Youth Council of Nigeria where he presently chairs the position of the Chairman of Chairmen, Southwest zone.
In the buildup to the 2019 elections, as one of the key players of the #NotTooYoungToRun advocacy, and as a former Public Relations Officer for Owu-Oldolowu-Ijebu Youth Forum, Prince Adebajo was urged by the Youths of his hometown to represent them at the State House of Assembly. Though he was an Aspirant, in the spirit of sportsmanship, Adebajo later withdrew from the race to promote and lead political campaigns for another Youth, a female, who eventually won the election.
Prince Adebajo has organized different programs to drive youth inclusion in governance including coordinating International Youth Day events, and Gubernatorial Interactive Session among others. Adebajo maintains different Board positions in Ogun State in his capacity as the State Youth Leader such as Ogun State Community Social Development Agency, a World Bank Project, among others.
He has won several awards including the ‘Award of the 21st Century Youth Reformer’ awarded by an ethical and attitudinal reorientation movement, National Youth Reform.
Prince Adebajo is currently the National Sales Manager for Vono Furniture Products Ltd. He is happily married with a wonderful family.