Olajumoke Maltida Otitoloju
Woman in Community Award
|Olajumoke Matilda Otitoloju is the project coordinator for Iyaniwura Children Care Foundation, an advocate on rights of children\ young adults with disabilities.
She holds a Bachelor of Science (B.SC) degree in International Relations from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. Her spirit and image of generosity pushed her into social work, humanitarian and development services to humanity.
Olajumoke Otitoloju as a voice of truth has championed on various advocacy both at grassroots and state level on issues affecting the rights and general wellbeing of children among are:
Championing the rights of children with disabilities at both the local government and state government level promoting Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. She has supported and invested to get justices in cases of Child Abuse.
She started the first ever summer camping holiday for both mild and severe children with intellectual developmental and neurological disabilities in Lagos state.
She is the founder of ICCF LIFE SKILLS CENTER; a free and charity base residential home for young adults with intellectual disabilities who are mostly marginalized and stigmatized in the society.
She is currently the Lagos state welfare officer for Child Protection Network (UNICEF INITIATIVE) and an active Member of Lagos2030 group.
She is happily married with children.