A native of Ikire in Irewole Local Government Area of the State of Osun, Nigeria. Hon. (Mrs) Ayo Omidiran was born on the 10th of November 50 years ago. She attended Ayedaade Grammar School, Ikire where she obtained her Senior School Certificate respectively.She a proud graduate of Biochemistry from the Prestigious Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.
A well motivated, energetic and flexible individual who enjoys the challenges of meeting targets and deadlines took over the mantle of the Female football Club, Osogbo as the Proprietress of Omidiran Babes in 1997.
Her passion for Sports led her to making significant contributions to the growth of sports as evidenced in her membership in
- The Nigeria Football Association Board 2002 – 2005
- The FIFA Women Committee 2006 till date.
Hon. (Mrs) Ayo Omidiran is highly focused, goal driven, aspirational as well as being a professional in her everyday life. This has been proven by her election into the 7th National Assembly since June 2011.
She is the only woman and Deputy Chairman , House Committee on Sports. Besides, she is an active member of the following standing Committees of the House of representatives :
- Solid Minerals
- Women Affairs
- Women in Parliament.
Her long list of achievements include her recent motion on the issuance of Spanish Visa to Athletes , raised as a matter of urgent National Importance on the floor of the Hallowed Chambers of the House of Representatives which yielded immediate result.
She has impacted positively in her Constituents through:
- Technical training of 40 qualified youths across the Constituency.
- Distribution of 150 Helmets to motorcyclists across the Federal Constituency.
- Provision of interest free loan to 1000 rural women in the Constituency.
- Financial support to youths with excellent business ideas.
- Adult Education Programme for 200 graduants already in the first phase.
Its worthy of note that the Second phase of the Adult Education programme for another 200 people is ongoing in the Constituency. One can walk into her Constituency office at Itaakun Area, Ikire or contact 07069725122.
She is also a strong supporter of both grassroot politics and policies, hence , has influenced four 4 federal government projects that are ongoing in the Constituency from the 2012 Appropriation budget.
She won the Prestigious Award as the Most Outstanding Honorable Member from the South West Political Zone in 2012 among her long list of Awards.