TQIF Founder’s Corner

Tosin Olayiwola

My name is Olayiwola Oluwatosin,I am a native of Aramoko Ekiti,Ekiti West local government,Ekiti State.

I am a Christian with a solid prayerful background, the fifth born to a family of 9.  My primary school days started in Glory Nursery and Primary school, where I happened to be the head girl of the school, I later forged to Glory Model college, I was also opportune to be their senior prefect girl, the first of its kind being an Art student, head; Newsbit association.

Secondary school was huge,I learnt the rudiments that is helping me shape my career till date.

I got an admission to the university of Ado Ekiti, Unad l, now Eksu where I studied English and Literary studies and graduated with a second class upper.

I got my Masters degree from the University of Lagos (Unilag), where I studied Public and international studies.

I served in Lagos state as a marketer in a growing company where my earning started as low as 10,000.I immediately got a job after service in an online media outfit as a writer; Brand crunch Newspaper.

I left after months to start work with a formidable insurance company; Aiico insurance Plc as a marketer.

Hard work and results got me awards on the job and at present a unit manager in one of our branch. Passion led me to starting up an NGO that caters for dejected widows in our society four years ago, duly registered, where we have over 300 widows we cater for with almost 10 having a good business to make ends meet. The future of the NGO stands tall as we taking it to all the 36 states in the country, God help us.

I am married, I love traveling, praying, Reading and dancing, anything pink is good for me, and a lover of good shoes and black amala.