Mrs. Abimbola Fayanju
FCPA , M.M.P , B.Ed. (Hons.), NCE.
Ag. Registrar and Secretary to Council.
Abimbola Fayanju is a career Public Servant having been in the Federal Public Service for 26 years. She holds a National Certificate of Education (1986) from Lagos State College of Education (LACOED), B.Ed. (Hons.) Educational Guidance and Counseling (1991) from University of Ilorin and a Masters degree in Managerial Psychology (1998) from University of Ibadan.
She joined the defunct MAMSER (which was later changed to National Orientation Agency- NOA) as a Research Officer II in March, 1993 and rose to the position of Chief Programme Officer in 2009. She served in NOA for 17 years before she transferred her service to NIEPA in April, 2010 as Training and Research Fellow I. After a brief stint in the academic department, she converted to the Administrative cadre as Senior Assistant Registrar in May 2011 where she rose to the position of Deputy Registrar in January 2018. She also served as the Institute Nodal Officer between March 2017 and April 2018. She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Local Government and Public Administration of Nigeria (CILGPAN).
Abimbola Fayanju volunteers as a carer in motherless babies homes and offers free counseling services to students in schools. She also writes for online blogs as Youth Counsellor.
Following her appointment in December 2018, Abimbola Fayanju is currently the Ag. Registrar of the Institute.