Mrs. Adedayo Benjamins-Laniyi is the first Mandate Secretary of the FCTA’s Women Affairs Secretariat, a position created by President Bola Tinubu.
On Monday, FCTA made the announcement in a post on its official X Twitter.
As stated in the announcement, “His Excellency, President Bola Ahmed Tinubu GCFR, has approved the appointment of Mrs. Adedayo Benjamins-Laniyi as the Mandate Secretary for the newly created Women Affairs Secretariat of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA).”
Anthony Ogunleye, the FCT minister’s Director of Press, also confirmed the appointment in a statement.
According to the release, Benjamins-Laniyi will be instrumental in the FCTA’s efforts to improve the lives of women and children in the nation’s capital.
According to the official release, Benjamins-Laniyi was hand-picked by the President due to her outstanding credentials and commitment to public service.
Benjamins-Laniyi offers a wealth of knowledge to her new position as a result of her more than 35 years of experience as a communications consultant, social entrepreneur, international mentor, and environmentalist.
The declaration mentions that she has a degree in English from the University of Ibadan and that she completed secondary school at Queens School Lagos.
As a well-known emcee and inspirational speaker, she has provided invaluable service to the community. Her incredible contributions show how deeply she cares about social issues, especially those that affect women and children.
By running for senate in the All Progressives Congress (APC) in 2022, she has also demonstrated her dedication to women’s political engagement. He praised her for her work as Grand Matron of “Hope Again for FCT Women in Politics,” an organization aimed at empowering and guiding female candidates for public office.
Benjamins-Laniyi was born in Ogun State in 1965, according to BANKPAWA