A native of Ikorodu Lagos State East Senatorial district, Afolabi Solebo Esq. was born on 7th June, 1968.
He was educated at Saint Peters College Olomore, Abeokuta and Angus Memorial High School Igbobi, Lagos where he obtained his West Africa School Certificate (WAEC) in 1987. Afolabi Solebo Esq. bagged his Bachelor of Law (LL.B Hons) in 1997 from the Lagos State University, Ojo and did his mandatory law school in Abuja and was called to bar in 2001 as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria. He completed the mandatory one year National Youth Service in 1998 at Mambila Pleteau, Taraba State.
He joined the Lagos State Civil Service same year, he had served in the office of Directorate for Citizens Rights, Directorate for Civil Litigation. He was the first Administrator of Peoples Advice center later rechristened Public Advice Center. He also served as a Prosecutor in the Directorate of Public Prosecutions where he prosecuted cases in the High court of Lagos, the court of Appeal and the Supreme Court. Between March 2018 and January 2020; he was appointed as first Board Secretary and headed the legal unit of the Lagos State Sports Commission.
In January, 2020 he was appointed the Registrar Land Use Charge Assessment Appeal Tribunal before his recent appointment on 5th November, 2020 as the General Manager of Lagos State Consumer Protection Agency.
A dedicated legal practitioner with extensive management experience and strong interpersonal skill, Solebo has garnered several capacity building programmes both locally and internationally in Mediation and Conciliation, Human Rights Development, Effective Public Prosecution and Defense, Forensic workshop on Crime Scene Management, Working for Peace in the midst of Conflict amongst others. He has attended courses in South Africa, United Kingdom and USA.
He is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association and Institute of Chartered Mediator and Conciliator.
Detailed-oriented, conscientious and organized Afolabi Solebo is married to Adetoun Solebo and blessed with three adorable children.
He loves Sports, Travelling and Reading.