Jabaru Saheed Olalekan


Jabaru Saheed Olalekan was born about four decades ago at Ile-loolo, Molete Quarters, Iwo, Osun State. He started his academic career at D. C. School, Olori, Iwo for his elementary education before proceeding to United Methodist High School, Iwo for his secondary education. He later gained admission to Osun State Polytechnic, Iree for his National Diploma programme in Statistics where he graduated as the best Statistics student in 1998.

Thereafter, he went to Federal Polytechnic, Offa for his Higher National Diploma in Statistics and also graduated as the best Statistics student in 2001. After his mandatory National Youth Service programme in Akwa-Ibom State in the year 2002, he was admitted for Postgraduate Diploma in Statistics at Federal University of Technology, Akure in the year 2008 and graduated as the best Statistics student in 2011.

He later proceeded to University of Ilorin for his Masters Degree in Statistics in the year 2012 where he graduated in 2014 with a Ph.D. grade. He later enrolled for his B.Sc. Degree programme in Statistics at Al-Hikmah University in the year 2016 and graduated in the year 2019 with a First Class. He enrolled for his Ph.D. in Statistics programme at Al-Hikmah University in the 2019/2020 academic session and presently rounding up the programme. He has participated in many conferences and workshops to improve his teaching career. He is happily married with lovely children.