‘Keep to your vision, if you must succeed in business’

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Ayanbajo Ibidapo Oluwafemi is the chief consultant of Edufountain Consulting Limited and EducationforAll, an educational and research organisation. In this interview with JONATHAN ADEROJU he explains how his organisation helps to become a voice against youth apathy, cybercrimes, wellness, teenage pregnancy, drug abuse, among others. Excerpts:  


Can you tell us about yourself and some achievements in the industry so far?

I am Ayanbajo Ibidapo oluwafemi, a native of Ijebu-Ode Ogun State. I am a graduate of Economics from Olabisi Onabanjo University Ago-Iwoye (Ogun State). In 2015, I also had my second degree in Entrepreneurship and Business Management from National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) Agidingbi-Ikeja.

I am the Consultant at Edufountain Consulting Limited that has been solving educational and socio-economic problems of the benefiting communities and the convener of EducationforAll Organisation, an educational and research organisation as a community-based organisation that has been a voice in the fight against youth apathy, cybercrimes, wellness, teenage pregnancy, drug abuse and youth poverty via SYROP, a student & youth re-orientation programme.

Could you please tell us how you founded your company?

First, all glory to God, because all was birthed in a course of some prayer sessions in the quest of discovering my divine purpose in 2008. Then EducationforAllOrg was founded which is a driving force behind Edufountain Consulting Limited that was established in 2016 on the 5th of February.

Can you tell us about some of the places you have worked before and how will you describe the experiences?

Well, I worked at Ijebu Northeast Local Government as the personal assistant to the secretary to the local government chairman on youths and social development which helped me in learning more about public administration and grassroots governance 2004-2005.

As a Marketing Executive in 2008 at Zain