A native of Igbaja, in Ifelodun LGA of Kwara State, Nigeria. Born on
October 10, 1961 at Lagos, Nigeria. Attended St. Paul Anglican Primary School,
Breadfruit Street, Lagos Island completed at LGEA Baptist Primary School.
Attended ECWA Secondary School, Igbaja and later proceeded to the School of
Basic Studies of Kwara State College of Technology. Under the auspices of
Foreign Aid for Education got admitted and studied Russian Language and
Preliminary Engineering Course at the then Belarus State University, 1980-1981.
Studied at thefamous Belarusian Polytechnic Institute (now Belarus National
Technical University), Minsk, 1981 to 1986. Did the mandatory National Youth
Service as Lecturer at Federal Polytechnic, Idah, Benue state (now Kogi) of
Had industrial working experience with Union Steel industries (Nig.)
Ltd, Ajase-Ipo in Kwara State; as management Training and Foundry Manager,
between September, 1988 and July, 1991. Within the period of November, 1988 to
August, 1989 also served as Warri Branch manager; sourcing alternative raw
materials for iron rods/flat bars production of the Company. Started
Engineering Foundry Consulting services in 1992. Joined the Services of kwara
State Polytechnic in July, 1993 as part-Time Lecturer and full paid job by
February, 1994. A member of all related professional Bodies and a Registered
Engineer of Nigeria (COREN).