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MR. TUNJI BELLO — HONOURABLE COMMISSIONER

Tunji Bello is an environmentalist,  political scientist, accomplished journalist and a lawyer. He was born on July 1, 1961.  He holds a B.Sc (Hons) in Political Science from the University of Ibadan which he obtained in 1984 in addition to a Masters in International  Law Diplomacy  ML.D (1987) from the  University of Lagos. Bello is also a Barrister at Law (BL) qualifying from the Nigerian Law …

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Mrs. Odeneye Belinda – PERMANENT SECRETARY, OFFICE OF THE ENVIRONMENT

Mrs. Belinda Aderonke Odeneye was born on the 3rd of September, 1965 in Manchester, United Kingdom into the family of Mr. and Mrs. S. A. Kadara of Oyingbo, Lagos State, both of blessed memory. She attended k. Kotun Memorial Nursery and Primary school, Bode Thomas Street, Surulere Lagos, for her primary education (1970-1976). Her Secondary School education was at Government …

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Engineer Nurudeen Olalekan Shodeinde — PERMANENT SECRETARY, OFFICE OF DRAINAGE AND WATER RESOURCES

Engineer Nurudeen Olalekan Shodeinde was born into the family of Rahman Olayiwola Shodeinde of blessed memory and Hairat Adufe Shodeinde in Lagos on 2nd October, 1966. He attended Ekimogun Nursery and Primary School, Surulere, where he obtained his primary school leaving certificate in 1977 and proceeded to Ansar Ud Deen Grammar Schhool, Surulere for his secondary education where he passed …

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DR AFOLABI ABIODUN TAJUDEEN – DIRECTOR ENFORCEMENT & ADVOCACY

AFOLABI ABIODUN is a PhD holder in Environmental Resources Management from Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo. He has Master’s Degree in Forest Resources Economics from the prestigious University of Ibadan in 1987 and B.Sc. in Forest Management from the same university in 1985.   He joined the State Service as a Classroom Teacher and later transferred his service to the …

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MR. SAVAGE, OLANREWAJU OMOLADE SHERIFF, DIRECTOR ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT

SAVAGE, OLANREWAJU OMOLADE SHERIFF was born on 17th May 1962. He is a native of Lagos State. He was educated at Government Demonstration School, Suru-Lere, 1968-1974, Zumratul Islamiyyah Grammar School, Yaba, 1974-1984 and University of Lagos, where he had Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Chemistry in 1984 and 1987 respectively. In his quest for knowledge, Savage also had Graduate Certificates …

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MR. SHONIBARE AKEEM SEGUN, DIRECTOR FINANCE AND ACCOUNTS

Mr.Shonibare Akeem Segun was born in Ilasamaja,Mushin,Lagos. He attended Anglican Primary School,Ajegunle,Odo-Ogun from 1973-1979 and Okemagba High School,Epe from 1979-84. He is a Bachelor’s Degree holder in Accounting from the University of Jos,Jos Plateau and also a Certified National Accountant (CNA). Mr. Shonibare joined the Lagos State Civil Service on 28th November,1996. He is a member of Association of  National …

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MUKAILA OLABAMIJI SANUSI, ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, PUBLIC AFFAIRS

A career civil servant of almost two decades experience, member editorial board, Alausa Alert Newspaper, formerly Chairman, Lagos Information Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists and former member of State Executive Council of the Union. He was a Public Relations Officer in the Lagos State Pension Board, Office of Overseas Affairs & Investment and now Ministry of the Environment. …

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MRS.OLUWATOYIN OMOWUNMI BAMTEFA – HEAD, INTERNAL AUDIT UNIT

Mrs.Oluwatoyin Omowunmi Bamtefa was born on 14th April, 1970. She started attended St. Michael Primary School Papa Ajao, Lagos State from 1976-1982 and Lagos Anglican Girls’ Grammar School, Surulere in 1988. She is a 1997 graduate of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State with Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Management and Accounting, and a Certified National Accountant (ANAN), 2009-2011. She …

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MR. SULEIMAN HASSAN MCP, MCITP, ITiL V3, Citp. – HEAD, ICT

Mr. Suleiman Hassan was born in August 9th 1970. He attended Seventh Day Adventist Primary School between 1976 and 1982 and thereafter attended St. Finbarr’s College, Akoka between 1982 and 1987. He then proceeded to Federal University of Technology Minna in 1990 for his Bachelor of Technology degree. He graduated in 1997 with a Bachelor of Technology in Mathematics with Computer …

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