Rasheed Olayemi hails from Lagos state, Nigeria. He owns an advance level certificate in English language and Communication skills and Bachelor’s degree from ESPAM Formation University, Cotonou, Republic of Benin.
He is a teacher, and has taught in private schools in Abeokuta and Lagos state, Nigeria for over a decade. He is also a published author. He writes short stories, poetry, articles and dramas.
He has written a number of books in English Language and his dialect (Yoruba Language) which were published in Nigeria such as “If Only I Had Listened”, “The Chain of Joy”, “Drought in Abada”,” The Disobedient Sheep” and many others.
One of his titles written in Yoruba language “MATOWO” was published by Evans Brothers Publishers, Nigeria.
Olayemi attended the International Education And Resource Network Conference (IEARN) held in Doha, Qatar in July, 2013. He had worked for a few years in Dubai, UAE.