MRS. OKUYEMI ANNE IBIYEMI – Head, Development Matters

Mrs. Okuyemi, Anne Ibiyemi was born to the family of Late Samuel Oyelewa and Mrs. Racheal Bolaji Oyelewa on the 16th day of May, 1956 in the City of Ibadan in the present Oyo State, of Nigeria.

She attended ICC Practicing School, Oke – Bola, Ibadan for her Primary Education between 1962 –1967 and St. Monica’s Girls Grammar School, Ondo for her secondary education between 1968 –1972 where she sat for the West Africa School Certificate Examination. Okuyemi later proceeded to obtain an Ordinary National Diploma in Town Planning from the Polytechnic, Ibadan in 1976 and the Higher National Diploma from the same Institution in 1980


She also further her carrier in Town Planning at the Yaba College of Technology in 1991 for her Post Graduate Diploma in Urban and Regional Planning and graduated with Upper Credit from the Institution in 1995. She was elected as a Full Member of the Institute in 2001 and registered by the Town Planners Registration Council (TOPREC) in 2003.


She worked briefly with Ondo State Government as an Assistant Town Planning Officer with Town Planning Division of the Ministry of Works Lands and Housing from 1977 to 1979. Her coverage area included the Ikare Area Planning Authority, she was also involved in the design of the Ondo Road Garage, Akure.


She joined the Lagos State Civil Service on 16th September, 1981 as a Higher Technical Officer. Between then and now, she has worked in various Planning Department and Units of the Planning Ministry and its Agencies.


She is currently the Head of Department, Development Matters, of the Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development. She is


Her hobbies include cooking, dancing and travelling, she has travelled wide and near

She is married to Engr. Abayomi Okuyemi and blessed with two children and a grandchild.

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