Dr Rotimi is a Banker, Realtor, Politician, Philanthropist and Theologian, who was born on the 10th of September 1960 into a royal family of Oto in Lagos Mainland, Lagos State.
Rotimi attended Ansar-nd-deen Primary School, Alakoro in Lagos for his early education and proceeded to Ansar-nd-deen College, Isolo-Mushin in Lagos State for his Secondary education, where he enrolled for West African School Certificate in 1979 and passed with flying colours.
He immediately embarked on a seven-year stint in the banking industry with United Bank for Africa Plc where he became a chartered member of Nigeria Institute of Bankers. He was appointed as a treasurer of Junior Chambers International-JAYCE, a leadership training organization and also a Treasurer of Full Gospel Business International(FGBMFI) in 1985.
Rotimi later proceeded to a Theological University, Central Christian University, North Carolina, USA in collaboration with Faith Christian Theological Seminary in Sango-Otta, Ogun State in Nigeria between 1994-2006 where he graduated with a Doctorate in Theology. He also obtained a Masters degree in Counselling in the same University.
He eventually became a Professor of Theology in the Satellite campus of Central Christian University, Baltimore in Maryland, USA.
As a Realtor, He is the Executive Director of Ajayi-Apata Properties & Investment Company Limited, a property company managing a 250 Hectares of land in Lekki, a highbrow area of Lagos State.
He is a Nation Builder who ventured into politics in 1987 to empower the less privileged.
He contested for the post of Lagos State House of Assembly under the aegis of SOCIAL DEMOCRATIC PARTY (SDP) in 1993 after holding various offices in the party.
He was also a Board Director of Frederick Democrats in Frederick County, Maryland, USA in 2012-2013 which engendered his visit to the White House in Washington, USA to represent Democrats in Frederick County, Maryland.
He is presently a member of Board of Trustee of a newly found Party, PROVIDENCE PEOPLES CONGRESS (PPC) in Nigeria where he was unanimously supported to run for the Governorship of Lagos State in 2018.
Rotimi is the President and CEO of WATER OF JESUS FOUNDATION – a faith-based NGO providing boreholes and generators for communities in Lagos State.
As a strong believer in the defence of the Jews and Israel, Rotimi founded AMBASSADORS OF GOD TO MIDDLE-EAST MINISTRY through which he has severally crisscrossed Israel and Nigeria while supporting numerous Jewish charity organizations and Individuals such as BEADCHAIM (Israel Pro-life Association), INTERNATIONAL CHRISTIAN EMBASSY JERUSALEM (ICEJ), JOSEPH PROJECT, FRIENDS OF ZION MUSEUM / JERUSALEM PRAYER TEAM, et al.
As an advocate for the strong bond between Jews and Christian Relations, Rotimi recently received a special invitation from the Chairman of Knesset’s Christian Allied Caucus – Robert Ilatov to attend the Jerusalem Prayer Breakfast (JPB) in June 2019.