Mr. Baruwa Olaseni Ganiu was born on 19th of July, 1970 to Mr. and Mrs. Mufutau Akanbi Baruwa of the Lagos Island, Lagos State. He started his Primary Education at St. Peters Faji Primary School, Ajele and R.C.M Primary School Epe both in Lagos. He proceeded to Epe Grammar School and completed his Secondary Education at Agidingbi Grammar School In 1987.
He was offered admission to the University of Ibadan where he studied History and completed his Higher Education in 1994. He went to the Nigerian institute of Journalism for his Post Graduate Studies and completed it in 1996.
Having equipped himself academically, Mr. Baruwa secured employment with Lagos State Government in 1999 as Information Officer I. He has since worked at various Ministries and agencies like Lagos State Public Works Bureau as Head of Press and Public Relation Unit now Lagos State Public Works Cooperation, Lands Bureau, Public Service Office, Fire Service, Civil Service Pension Office and presently the Head of Public Affairs Unit of Lagos State Audit Service Commission.
Mr. Baruwa Olaseni Ganiu is a member of Nigeria Union of Journalist (NUJ) and an Associate Member of Nigeria Institute of Public Relations (NIPR).