‘Bolu Michael’ as fondly called was born in Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria to Chief (Dr.) Banji Ogunbiyi and Hon. (Mrs) Doyin Ogunbiyi who are politicians and private practitioners in personnel management and public relations respectively; are also proficient public speakers and trainers.
He had his primary and secondary school education also in Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria. He is a graduate of Psychology from Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria where he served as the Chairman of the Student Council becoming the first and only student to ever attain such position in his faculty (then CHD). He also has a degree in Law from Swansea University in the United Kingdom.
He was the Ambassador and Head Delegate to the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal for the 1st Global Model United Nations Conference 2009 held in Geneva, Switzerland and in 2010 a Secretarial Official/Nigerian Ambassador of the Africa International Model United Nations in Nairobi, Kenya. He is a Certified Mediator and the National Vice-President and Nigerian Representative for the ‘Circle for Research on the Rights and Duties of the Human Person’ (a Non-Governmental Organization with Special Consultative Status with UNESCO). He is also the Convener/Initiator of One Nigeria Extraction (O.N.E), a socio-political movement dedicated to the Nigeria Project.
Bolu Michael is a public speaker, writer, diplomat, social entrepreneur, HR person, mediator and a strategist.
He has a strong passion for national development and good leadership, he has spoken on several occasions, written three (3) books and published many articles. He is widely described as one of the foremost and brightest youth leaders from Africa, he is a recipient of many awards.