Ayisha Osori

Ayisha Osori is a lawyer and consultant with over 15 years’ experience in the public and private sectors. She is a published writer with a series of children's textbooks on social studies used in primary schools and a children's reference book on Nigeria.

She kept a weekly column for five years, first as the Pedestrian Lawyer in Thisday newspaper and most recently, as the Nigerian Citizen for the Leadership newspaper where she covered social issues ranging from state sponsored marriages to good governance.

Ms. Osori is a regular commentator on radio and television and has been involved in numerous campaigns to improve social justice for women and girls and governance in Nigeria. She is, an Eisenhower Fellow, has degrees from University of Lagos, Harvard Law School and Harvard Kennedy School.