Adeola Ogunmola Sowemimo was born on 16th October 1990 in Kaduna state to the family Ogunmola Ademola and Aweni Deborah Ogunmola and married to Sowemimo Olamilekan Michael. She is the last born child out of 3 children of her parent. She hails from Ogbomoso in Oyo state.
She began her nursery education at Brighton International School Kaduna, did part of her primary education at King International School Rigasa, Kaduna and went to First Baptist Church Primary School Kaduna also but had to finish her primary education at Temitope Nursery and Primary school in Ibadan in the year 2000 because of the religious crisis in Kaduna then. She started her secondary school at Ibadan Orita Mefa Baptist Model School, then finished her secondary education with First Baptist Model High School Angwan Boro, Kaduna state in 2007.
She put in for a pre-degree course at LAUTECH but couldn’t wrap up the course because she had to proceed to Nigerian college of Aviation Technology Zaria, Kaduna to start up her standard pilot course in the year 2009 to 2010. Afterwards, she concluded her standard pilot course (commercial pilot license) in 2011 at Sunrise Aviation Inc. Florida, USA. In there year 2011, she put in for a part time course with LAUTECH to study Transport Management (Bsc) which she has successfully completed.
She joined Medview Airlines in 2013 till October 2018, first as a First officer on Boeing 737 classic, and was later upgraded to Boeing 767-300ER. She joined Qatar Airways in October 2018 on the Dreamliner Boeing 787. She is the first Nigerian female pilot at Qatar Airways and the first Nigerian female pilot to fly the Boeing 787 Dreamliner across the Atlantic. Her hobbies are reading (mostly aviation), watching movies and she readily lets
the world know “I love God”. She says “I believe that we can achieve anything we want with prayers provided
we put our mind and heart to it and stay focused.