M.Sc. Metallurgical Eng,

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 Nigeria.

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).