The Embassy expressed joy over the appointment which entails Funmi will serve as part of President Joe Biden’s Legal team.
Funmi who is a graduate of Berkeley Law College will be the third Nigerian to be appointed by Biden’s administration.
The US Mission wrote, “Congratulations to Funmi Olorunnipa Badejo on her appointment as Associate Counsel to the White House! The Berkeley Law College alumna is the third Nigerian-American to be appointed by President Joseph Biden’s administration. Kudos!”