on. Silas Adeleke Okunlola was born to the family of Mr. & Mrs. Abraham Okunlola of Alapini Compound Ilaji – Ile in Iwajowa Local Government, Oyo State on the 27th September, 1964.
He got married to Ruth Oluwabunmi Okunlola (nee Ogunkeye) on the 7th February, 1998. The marriage is blessed with four children.
He attended L. A. School Ilaji – Ile in the year 1977, proceeded to Ilupeju Community Grammar School Iwere – Ile for his Secondary Education in the year 1985, and later concluded his Secondary School education, in Ikeja Grammar School Oshodi, Lagos
He was then admitted to Osun State Polytechnic Iree where he obtained his National Diploma and Higher National Diploma in the year 1995 & 2001 respectively.
He started his career with SCOA Nigeria Ltd, Apapa, Lagos within the 1987 to 1992, and also worked with Drugfield Pharmaceutical Limited as Commission representative from year 2005 to 2015
Hon. Silas started his political career in 1997 when he contested on the platform of Democratic Party Movement as Councilor and won and served between 1997 till July 1998 as Supervisor for Education.
Presently, He represenst Iwajowa State Constituency in Oyo State House of Assembly from June 10, 2015 till date
He is the Chairman, House Committee on Health in the 8th Assembly.
PRIMARY SCHOOL: L. A. School ilaji-Ile. (1977)
SECONDARY SCHOOL: Ikeja Grammar School, Oshodi, Lagos. (1992)
INSTITUTION: Osun State Polytechnic, Iree, osun State. (2001)
ORGANIZATION: Drug Field Phamacruticals ltd, Otta,
ORGANIZATION: B & B Trading Store, Ipaja