An old protege of internal affairs Minister Afolabi in the defunct Unity Party
of Nigeria (UPN). She is the special adviser to the president on women affairs
and youth development. Mrs. Ajanaku, a nurse by training, has always been a
political activist and has had close links with the late Major General Shehu
Musa Yar'Adua as well as his awesome political machinery, the PDM.
Ogun State-born Ajanaku was also among the first group of politicians who went
to Ota farm to ask Gen. Olusegun Obasanjo to run for the presidency.