Special Marshal Sola, as he is being referred to all and sundry, has made impactful contributions to the development of Road Safety cut across the Unit Level, the State Level, the Zonal Level and the National Level.
The Lagos/Ogun states, Zonal Coordinator of the Special Marshals RS. 2, Celebrated his birthday in a grand style, described by colleagues in the transport and safety subsector as an achiever.
SM Olusola Olojede, hails from Ogun state and attended the Popular Methodist Primary School Surulere, Lagos, from where he moved to Birch Freeman High School, Surulere and also Igbobi College, proceeding to Yabatech and University of Calabar.
SM Olusola Olojede, is a computer guru whose experience spans over three decades. He is the present Country General Manager of Tricontinental, an IT system Integration Firm.
SM Olusola Olojede has contributed immensely to the development of Road Safety in Nigeria and Africa as a whole. He started his volunteer life as a member of Special Marshal with Winners Chapel Church from where he rose to the position of a Unit Coordinator.
The Coordinator, Special Marshals RS2.1 Lagos, SM Olusegun Akintan, described him as a big fish who has no hiding place in the river, which made him to be noticed at the State Level from where he was elected as the Assistant State Secretary for the Special Marshals in Lagos State, After which, he was elected as the State Coordinator, Special Marshal RS2.1, Lagos.
His 5 years as the State Coordinator made him to be seen as an achiever whose immense contributions to the development of Road Safety were noticed across the Nation. His singular development prowess earned him double positions immediately he completed his tenure at the State Level. He was instantly elected to lead Zone RS 2 (Lagos and Ogun) and was also elected as the Assistant National Secretary for the whole Special Marshals in Nigeria.
Among his achievements were the purchase of an operational vehicle for Special Marshals in Lagos State (the first in the history of Special Marshals in Lagos State), creation of data system for Special Marshals, renovation of the Special Marshals’ Boardroom at the Sector Command, Supply of Furniture and Computers for Special Marshals’ Office at the State Level, Repositioning of the PE Hall at the Sector Command, continues printing of Special Marshals’ Calendars, printing of Newsletters for Special Marshals, introduction of Awards for Exceptional Special Marshals , Honouring of all the Past State Coordinators in Special Marshals RS2.1, Lagos, Renovation of the Duty Room at the Sector Command, Lagos, among others.
His innovative programmes didn’t stop at the State Level alone, SM Olusola , known as the Game Changer, also touched most of the Units Commands in the State with projects like drilling of Borehole at Apapa Unit Command, Door installation at Mainland Unit Command, Donation of Furniture at Iba Unit Command, among others.
Olusola laid a Solid Foundation for a good accounting system for the sake of continuity. This he preached to all the Units Coordinators in the State to emulate.