4 Nigerians currently Holding Political Position In The United State(photos)

(1) Wally Adeyemo.

Adeyemo is an American politician currently serving as the United States Deputy Secretary of the Treasury. He was born on 20 May 1981 in Ibadan, Nigeria.

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He attended Eisenhower High School California before proceeding to the University of California where he bagged a degree in Arts. He further obtained a Juris Doctor from Yale Law School.

Wally served as Deputy Security Advisor during Obama’s regime. He was also Senior Advisor and Deputy Chief of Staff to Jack Lew in the US Department of Treasury before his current appointment by Joe Biden.

(2) Oye Owolewa.

Owolewa is a Pharmacist and Politician currently serving as a shadow representative of the US House of Representatives. He was born in 1989 to Nigerian parents.

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He attended Boston Latin School before Proceeding to Northeastern University where he studied Pharmacy.

Before he was elected Shadow congressman, he served at the D.C. Advisory Neighbourhood Commission for Ward 8, District 8E.

(3) Esther Agbaje.

Mrs Agbaje is an American Attorney and Politician currently serving as a member of the Minnesota House of Representatives. She was born on 19 March 1985 to Nigerian parents.

She studied Political Science at George Washington University before proceeding to the University of Pennsylvania and Harvard University where she obtained a Masters and Doctorate respectively.

Before she was elected into the Minnesota House of Representatives, Esther served as a Foreign Service Officer with the United States Department of State.

(4) Samuel Ifeanyi Osili.

Osili is an American politician serving as a member of the Indianapolis City-County Council. He was born in Lagos to a Nigerian father and an American mother.

He studied architecture at Carnegie Mellon University before proceeding to Colombia University where he bagged a Master’s degree In urban design.

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He served as Secretary of State of Indianapolis before he was elected Member of the City-County Council

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