Mrs, Raji Idayat Funmilayo was born on the 13th of August, 1963 at Epé Lagos State. She attended Answer – Ud –Deen Primary School where she obtained her Primary School Leaving Certificate. She proceeded to Jubril Martins Memorial Grammar School, Iponri in Lagos in 1976 and obtained the West African School Certificate in 1980.
She proceeded to the Lagos State Polytechnic for higher studies and obtained an Ordinary National Diploma (OND) in 1983. Still not satisfied, she enrolled for further studies in the same institute and obtained a Higher National Diploma (HND) in 1988.
Funmilayo Raji, a highly experienced Finance and Accounts professional and Tax Administrator of over 25 years of experience in private and public sectors. She started her career with SCOA Motors Nigeria Plc as an Accounts Officer in 1980 and later had a stint with Adebowale Electrical Industries before joining the Lagos State Board of internal revenue now Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) in 1990. She moved to the mainstream of the State Civil Service as an Assistant Director Accounts in the Ministry of Justice and currently serving as the Head of the Accounts Department Office of Civic Engagement.
Mrs. Raji is happily married with children.
Her hubby includes reading, music and travelling.