Mr Balogun Wakilu Olabode was born on 23rd July 1966, a native of Lagos State (Epe). He attended Odo-Obara high
school, Epe 1985 and later advanced his academic career at the Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife, where is obtained a B.a Agric (Soil Science) 1990. He joined the state civil service in the year 1995 ascending his career ladder up to the post of deputy director level, grade level 16. He presently serves as the assistant general manager Lagos State Agricultural Land Holdings Authority. Mr balogun wakili olabode is a member of the Soil Science society of Nigeria, he is married with children.