Fellowship Year: 2015
Nationality: Nigeria
Job Title: Chief Administration Officer
Organisation: Ministry of Home Affairs Lagos

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Job Title: Chief Administration Officer

Organisation: Ministry of Home Affairs Lagos

Professional History: Goriola is the Founder is the Layi Erogbogbo Foundation Africa’s leading social enterprise with an interest in providing support, funding, and visibility to endocrine diseases, with an intent to reduce mortality and incidence of such diseases. He has over 12 years of cognate experience in Public policy, Public-Private Partnerships (PPP), Monitoring & Evaluation, Retail Banking, e-commerce, providing a strategic management support base for the Executive Governor of Lagos.

He is an Economist, Social entrepreneur, and Public servant named by the African Leadership Institute in 2015 as one of the 24 elite groups of Africa’s highest potential young African leaders for the Archbishop Desmond Tutu Leadership Fellowship. He is a Fellow of the International Visitors Leadership Program (IVLP) by the US State Department Themed: Transparency and Accountability in Government.

Goriola participated in the delivery of DFID-SPARC - supported Public Service Management Reforms; Policy & Strategy Monitoring and Evaluation Reforms in Lagos State Government. He co-led the largest infrastructure in Lagos by monitoring and Evaluating the $ 1.8 billion dollars Lagos Light Rail Mass Transit system, contributing to the vision of transforming Lagos into Africa's Model Megacity.

Goriola holds an MBA from the Stephen M Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan and a BSc in Economics from the University of Lagos. He represents a new breed of young African leaders committed to re-inventing servant Leadership to engender Africa’s Transformation.

Academic and professional credentials: MBA from the Stephen M Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan
BSc in Economics from the University of Lagos.

Programs: Goriola is a Fellow of the International Visitors Leadership Program (IVLP) by the US State Department Themed: Transparency and Accountability in Government.

Nationality

Nigeria
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The African Leadership Institute (AFLI) focuses on building the capacity and capability of visionary and strategic leadership across the continent. Developing exceptional leaders representing all spheres of society, the Institute’s flagship programme is the prestigious Archbishop Tutu Leadership Fellowship. Offering a multifaceted learning experience and run in partnership with Oxford University, it is awarded annually to 20-25 carefully chosen candidates, nominated from across Africa. Alumni of the African Leadership Institute form a dynamic network of Fellows passionately committed to the continent’s transformation, bridging the divide between nations and ensuring that Africa is set centre-stage in global affairs.