Gift Ejeh Ojima holds a Master of Science degree in development economics from the University of Birmingham and a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from Madonna University.

Passionate about rural development and sustainable urban planning, she has nurtured a keen interest in development policy, evaluating social programs, planning and implementation. These made her a strong advocate for the Sustainable Development Goals and believes one way they can be achieved is by providing urban amenities in rural communities to ensure an inclusive development.

She has worked as Programs Coordinator for Management Business Strategy, Eden hub limited and has worked with PLAN International on the Girls Get equal campaign and led the core drive on the Anti-human trafficking campaign. She currently serves as the national coordinator of the Triola Aina Foundation.