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Christiana Olapade OJO

Christiana Olapade OJO was born on the 2nd of September,...

Samuel Oluwasegun Bolaji

State Coordinator

Samuel Oluwasegun Bolaji was born in the late 70’s into...

Christiana Olapade OJO

Christiana Olapade OJO was born on the 2nd of September, 1981, to late Prof. Ebenezer and Mrs Christianah Olapade.
She is a Clinical Herbalist, trained and mentored by one of Africa’s best; late Ebenezer Oluwafemi OLAPADE (Professor of Ethnomedicine & Founder of NARL Specialist Clinic).
Even though, born into the practice of herbal medicine, she has practiced professionally since 2002, when she was certified by the Oyo state Ministry of health.
Christiana studied Botany and Ethnomedicine, from the University of Ibadan, Oyo state, Nigeria.
She’s obtained Certificates and attended courses in Natural Medicine, Pharmacognosy, Mental health-home care, Preliminary diagnostic techniques and Toxicology.
EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES
National coordinator of the National association of botany students…2002
President, national association of botany students, university of Ibadan… 2002
Vice President, national association of botany students, university of Ibadan… 2001
Tobi Ebiowei Family head, Unibadan Jaycees…2000
Treasurer, national association of botany students, (NABOS) university of Ibadan… 1999
WORK EXPERIENCE
She has worked in administrative capacities including..
Agric Officer II at Irewole Local government, Osun State..
Human Resources Manager at BOOAK Haulage Services, Ibadan..
Administrative manager and College administrator at NARL Specialist Clinic.
She is a health & dietary Counsellor, a well being advocate and youth mentor.
She is the Chief Clinical Administrator at NARL Specialist Clinic, Centre for Research and Development of Phytomedicines and NARL consult, Ibadan..https://www.facebook.com/NARLClinic/
EDUCATION
Subuola memorial nursery & primary school, Agodi, Ibadan…1988
Bodija international nursery & primary school, Bodija, Ibadan…1991
St Louis Girls Grammar School, Mokola, Ibadan…1997
University of Ibadan… B.Sc. Botany…2002
University of Ibadan… (pharmacognosy)… 2005 (Attended)
University of Ibadan… M.A. Ethnomedicine…2014
University of Ibadan… Ph.D (in view)
PUBLICATIONS
1. Olapade, O. C.. [2002] Evaluation of Ergarstic substances in selected medicinal plants. B.Sc. Thesis. University of Ibadan (88pp).
2. Treatment of Ovarian Cyst Without Surgery in Nigeria- Olapade E.O.. Olapade (Jnr).. Olapade C.O.A.. and Olapade O.C.. (2004). Paper presented in Texas, USA. July 2004. Hort. Science. Vol. 39, No. 4, p860-861>
3. OJO, Olapade C.. (2014) Indigenous Understanding of Diseases. M.A. Thesis, University of Ibadan.
Christiana enjoys indoor games, swimming, light music, cycling, golfing and traveling.
She’s a local content advocate, a lover of nature and a strong believer in the African potential.
She is currently the Gender Balance and youth Development secretary of ANRP

Samuel Oluwasegun Bolaji

Position: State Coordinator

Samuel Oluwasegun Bolaji was born in the late 70’s into the family of Overseer Samson Adisa Bolaji, JP a foremost industrialist and Chairman of S. ADISS AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING LIMITED, Ibadan, Oyo State, the first indigenous company to fabricate feed-mill equipment in Nigeria.

He had his primary school education at Alafia Nursery & Primary School in Ibadan and secondary school education at Wesley College of Science, Elekuro also in Ibadan. He proceeded to the University of Ibadan where he bagged B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering. He is a Graduate Member of Nigeria Society of Engineers (NSE). He also holds a Certificate in Java Programming from the Nigerian Institute of Information Technology.

Samuel Bolaji is the Managing Director of a foremost company, S. ADISS AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING LIMITED, a company that is into the fabrication of quality and durable agro-processing equipment, which include feed-mill of various capacities, Cassava processing equipment, Palm kernel/Palm oil processing equipment, Chicken processing machines, Yam/Plantain flour processing machines, Maize sheller, Soybean thresher etc. The company which started operation in 1979 is the first indigenous to fabricate feed-mill equipment in Nigeria, www.sadissengineering.com

He is currently the secretary of the Oyo State Chapter of the Agricultural Machineries and Equipments Fabricator Association of Nigeria (AMEFAN) and he is the National Financial Secretary of the same association.

He is the youngest council member of Ibadan Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) and the Oyo State Coordinator of National Association of Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) Youth Entrepreneurs.

He has also received a certificate in “Sustainable Enterprise Training” from the Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (CEI), University of Ibadan. He has received various certificates from SMEDAN (Small and Medium Enterprise Development Agency of Nigeria). Also recently he received certificates both in ISO 9000:2005 / ISO 9001:2008, ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Systems- Lead Auditors, ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management System- Lead Auditor Course, ISO 22000:2005 Food Safety Management System- Lead Auditor Course and Training Course on Good Governance for Organised Private Sector, courses coordinated by United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO).

Samuel Bolaji is diligent and hard working and through dogged determination and high acumen he has turned S. ADISS into an international company that has partners all over the globe, countries which include India, China, United Kingdom, Germany, Ukraine and United States.

He is a Christian and he is married to Mrs. Olubunmi Bolaji and they are blessed with two kids.

His hobbies include playing football, travelling and meeting people.