Chief (Mrs.) Hope Olayinka Jiboku was born to the family of late Pa Michael Olanrewaju and Deaconess Kehinde Olanrewaju on 12th of May, 1953. She started her primary Education at the Apostolic Church School, Ebute-Metta, Lagos, between January 1957 and December 1963. She then proceeded to the Methodist Girl’s High School, Yaba, Lagos for her Secondary education between 1964 and 1969 and graduated in flying colours having obtained the Best student prize in Mathematics in 1967, 1968 and 1969 as well as the School’s Good Conduct prize in 1967.
She thereafter proceeded to Ansar-ur-deen College, Isolo where she obtained her Higher School Certificate in 1973. Her love for education and the burning desire to impact on the life of the younger education impelled her to proceed to Adeyemi College of Education (University of Ife) between 1977 and 1980, Where she bagged a Nigerian Certificate in Education (NCE) in Home Economics. She continued in pursuit of her educational career when she moved to the prestigious University of Lagos and bagged a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology Education between 1988 and 1993.