Joe Biden appoints Nigerian-born Funmi Olorunnipa Badejo as White House Counsel



United States President-elect, Joe Biden has appointed Nigerian-born Funmi Olorunnipa Badejo into his cabinet.


Biden announced the appointment of Badejo, a lawyer and an alumna of Berkeley Law College in the US, when he named additional 20 members of the office of the White House counsel, on Tuesday, January 12. 

According to a statement on the Biden-Harris transition website, Badejo was general counsel of the house select subcommittee on the coronavirus crisis which was chaired by James Clyburn, house majority whip.

“Her prior government service includes serving as Counsel for policy to the Assistant Attorney-General in the Civil Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, Ethics Counsel at the White House Counsel’s Office and Attorney Advisor at the Administrative Conference of the United States during the Obama-Biden administration,” the statement read.

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