One other Nigerian, Funmilayo Olorunnipa-Badejo has been appointed as a White Home Affiliate Counsel to Joe Biden.
Earlier than her current appointment, she was Common Counsel of the Home Choose Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Disaster, chaired by Home Majority Whip James E. Clyburn.
Olorunnipa-Badejo is the daughter of Prof Zacchaeus Olorunnipa, a well-liked immigrant from Igbo-Bunu, Kabba-Bunu LGA of Kogi State, and her elder brother, Tolu Olorunnipa is at the moment the White Home Correspondent for Washington Submit.
1.She is a graduate of the College of California, Berkeley, College of Legislation, Harvard College’s John F. Kennedy College of Authorities, and the College of Florida.
2.Olorunnipa Badejo started her authorized profession as an affiliate with the regulation agency of Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, and was Authorized Counsel at Palantir Applied sciences Inc.
3.Her prior authorities service consists of serving as Counsel for Coverage to the Assistant Legal professional Common within the Civil Division of the U.S. Division of Justice, Ethics Counsel on the White Home Counsel’s Workplace, and Legal professional Advisor on the Administrative Convention of the US throughout the Obama-Biden administration.
4.Initially from Florida, Olorunnipa Badejo lives in Washington D.C. together with her husband and son.