BIOGRAPHY OF HON. CHIEF CFG AKINWOLEMIWA
Hon. Chief Akinwolemiwa (CFG) as popularly called was born on 22nd March, 1947 to the family of Pa. and Mama Akinwolemiwa both of blessed memory. He had a humble beginning.
He started his primary education at Local Authority School, Asantan, a remote village in the now Ondo East Local Government in 1955 and completed it in 1960 at St. Patrick’s‘ Yaba, Ondo. By dint of hardwork and determination, he rose to become a giant. He also attended the prestigious Aquinas College, Akure from 1961 to 1965 after which he was at the University College Hospital, Ibadan from 1967 to 1968 for the Medical Laboratory Technology course. He also attended the famous Yaba College of Technology between 1968 and 1971 where he qualified as an Associate of Certified and Corporate Accountants.
In furtherance of his quest for more knowledge, he obtained the Post Graduate Diploma in Oil and Gas Accounting levels, I & II from the North Texas University, USA in 1989 and the Princeton Energy Programme, Texas for the Certificate in Crude Oil Trading in 2000. He also holds the Bachelors Degree in Theology from LIFE Theology Seminary- a Foursquare Theological Institution.
CFG started his working career at KPMG Peat Marwick Ani Ogunde and Co in 1970 and by dint of hardwork rose to become a partner from 1981 to 2004. Thereafter, he was a Senior Partner in OAK Group of Companies from 2004 to 2007.
In order to make his contribution to the political development of the country, CFG opted for politics and was subsequently elected as a member of the Ondo State House of Assembly representing Ondo East Local Government from 2007 to date and serverd as the Chairman Finance Committee of the House.
Hon. Chief Akinwolemiwa belongs to not less than fifteen (15) social bodies including Klub 011, Ondo Klub de Executive, Ondo Ambassadors Unity Club, and Association of Ondo Clubs, Lagos where he served either as past President or past Chairman. He is also a member of the Ondo leading Club- Club 75.in addition he is member of Ondo Youth Association and Inner Circle Club, Ondo and he is the current Vice- President latter, He is the Chairman, Ondo City Vision 2015 and past Chairman of Ekimogun Festival Planning Committee and also Special Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps.
Hon. Chief Akinwolemiwa is a past Chairman of Public Practice Section of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and currently, he is the Chairman of ICAN Faculty for Consulting and Information Technology. He is a licensed Minister of the Foursquare Church in Nigeria.
Hon. Akinwolemiwa is passionate about excellence and achievement of set- goals. His broad background and aggressiveness combine with his abiding faith in God to accomplish with thorough planning and ceaseless aggressive follow-up,he believes any goal can be achieved.
Hon. Chief Akinwolemiwa is happily married to Mrs. Oluwayomi Modupe Akinwolemiwa, former Lagos State Auditor General/ Permanent Secretary and current Chairperson of the Lagos State Audit Service Commission.