Jumoke Ajasin: Unveiling a trailblazer in Profound Leadership

The desire to rise is deposited in every man regardless of their social status. The son of a rich man is not a rich man and the son of a poor man is not a poor man.

The decision to be rich and poor it’s a matter of choice. A call for leadership can’t be hereditary though there might be a possibility of consciousness pass but loyalty to one’s conscience is sacrocant. JAA grew like others and share the same 24hours like everyone. This is the true story of JAA.

Barr Olajumoke Anifowoshe Ajasin (JAA) was born to the family of late Pa Micheal and Mrs Babafunke Adekunle Ajasin in Owo local government area of Ondo state, they are both of blessed memories.

She attended St Louis secondary girls school Ondo (Wasc) Olive Baptist high school Oyo(Hsc) she proceeded to University of ife now Obafemi Awolowo University ile-ife where she bagged her bachelor in Law (LLB)


Became the first woman to serve as Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice in Ondo State. Became the first woman to serve as State Chairman of a major political party, the defunct ACN
The party saw its revival during her tenure after a rancourous dormant past
Member APC Peace and Reconciliation Committee to the North East Nov. 2018 Chairman APC Screening Committee for Ogun State House of Assembly Aspirants *Secretary APC Screening Committee for Nomination of candidates for Public Office, Nasarawa State, 2014
National Delegate APC 2014
Deputy Chairman AC, Ondo State 2006-2009 Chairman Alliance for Democracy (AD) Ondo North Senatorial District Chairman AD Ikeja LGA, 2000-2002
Member Caretaker Committee AD, Ikeja LGA Member, Justice Committee of Lagos Transition Work Group 1999.

Recently Barr(Mrs) Jumoke Anifowoshe Ajasin had some activities in politics which includes;

Started Ondo State APC Women for Change to open up the space for women participation in politics.

Led market visitations to all the markets in the nooks and crannies of Ondo State

Jingles in both Yoruba and English languages – e lo so l’oja (say it in the market place) Encouraged participation of the disabled people in party politics which led to some getting political appointments
Member Muhammed Buhari Legacy Foundation.
Barr Jumoke Ajasin is a member of professional bodies namely
Past national secretary of International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA)&Life Member Nigerian Bar Association
Member, Mediators Group
Associate Member, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators etc.

She is a recipient of many awards – Distinguished Alumni Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife., Distinguished Trailblazers Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Women Forum
Owo Women Association Award of OMALUKA..
Ondo State 40 icons at 40
Role Model Award by Owo Youth Assembly Award of Excellence by Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Owo Branch. etc.

Barrister Jumoke Ajasin belongs to different service clubs namely

Barr(Mrs) Jumoke Anifowoshe Ajasin is more than capable to lead Ondo state back to the place of pride …

The sun will shine again

Our strength lies in our togetherness. AGBAJO OWO LA FI NSO’YA


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