With close to 20 years of experience in the immigration sector, Okeremute started her work in the field by volunteering at NASC, an immigrant support service in Ireland, providing advice and support for individuals on protection and general immigration matters. She went on to work with the Vincentian Refugee Centre Dublin, providing information and support on asylum and immigration issues, before joining the Legal Aid Board Ireland, where she offered advice, information and support in areas including protection and immigration issues.
Okeremute also worked as the Legal Officer for Dorass Luimni, a migrant support non-governmental organisation, where she established the legal service, providing support and representation on protection and immigration issues. She also trained several case workers and legal interns on immigration law and processes in Ireland.
English – Native