Acting National Chairman

Elder Yemi Akinwunmi,
Acting National Chairman

Elder Yemi Akinwunmi, Acting National Chairman

Born on January 15, 1955, Elder Yemi Akinwunmi hails from Ayede Ikale in Ogun Waterside Local Government Area of Ogun State. He graduated from University of Benin and also obtained his Master Degree in Science Education from the same University.

Elder Yemi Akinwunmi was the Assistant State Secretary of the PDP in Ogun State between 1998 and 1999. He also served as the State Secretary of the Party from 1999-2008.

His political acumen and administrative sagacity has seen him serving as Director, Niger Dock Plc, Snake Island, Apapa, Lagos State from 2001 – 2004, Chairman, Ogun State Housing Corporation 2005 – 2007, Chairman, Ogun State property and Investment Corporation (OPC), 2008 – 2010, Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology under the PDP administration in Ogun State from 2010 – 2011.

This amiable achiever, was also a former Electoral Officer of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Ogun State. He was member, 2017 National Convention Planning Committee and Publicity Sub-Committee.

Elder Yemi Akinwunmi who is a grassroot politician is a house hold name in the South Western Nigeria and particularly in Ogun State. He is a lover of Sports and youth development. He belongs to several social and religious organizations in Ogun State.

He is presently the Deputy National Chairman (South) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who is ready to serve for the progress of the PDP at all times.

He is happily married with children.