Odaro OSAYANDE works as a Librarian at the Centre for Learning Resources (University Library). Covenant University, Canaan land, Ota- Ogun State, Nigeria. He holds a Master Degree in Library and Information Studies (MLIS) from the Nigeria’s premier University, the University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo State; B.ED Honours in Library and Information Science/Political Science from the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka in Anambra State in 1998. Odaro also attended the Anambra State College of Education Awka, Anambra State where he obtained the National Certificate in Education in 1993, majoring in Library Science and Integrated Social Studies.
Odaro is currently a Member of the Association of Christian Librarians, United States of America, Nigerian Library Association (NLA), Member, Cataloguing and Classification Section of the Nigerian Library Association. Furthermore, Odaro has been duly certified (and chartered) to practice as a Professional Librarian in Nigeria by the Librarians’ Registration Council of Nigeria. He started practicing as a Professional Librarian with DAAR Communications Ltd (owners of African Independent Television (A.I.T). / Ray Power) in July 1999, and became the Head of Library services. Also, he has worked in other organizations including the Law Library of the late Legal Luminary, Chief Gani Fawehinmi’s Chambers, Lagos where he rose to become the Head of Library Services in 2004 before joining the services of Covenant University in March, 2005 by divine privilege.
Pst. Osayande Odaro has served and still serves at various committees within and outside the Covenant University platform. Finally, Odaro is an ordained Pastor of the Living Faith Church Worldwide and serves at the Faith Tabernacle, Canaan land, Ota, Nigeria, the Headquarters of the Living Faith Church Worldwide (A.K.A Winners Chapel International.)