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MR. OLUFEMI ODUBIYI, Hon. Commissioner – Lagos State Government

MR. OLUFEMI ODUBIYI, Hon. Commissioner

001 CommissionerMr. Odubiyi has over 20-years IT experience with 15 years in IT Leadership / Management roles.
He holds a degree in Accounting and Finance as well as a masters degree in Information Systems Engineering.
His experience cuts across several Business sectors around the globe; UK, USA and Nigeria.
Financial
Manufacturing
Telecommunication
Public Sector

Mr Odubiyi was a pioneer staff of Econet Nigeria now Airtel, where he held the position of IT Director, Billing & Value Added Services until his departure in December, 2008.
Among the Companies he consulted for in earlier part of his career includes: British Telecoms, Cable and Wireless. Lloyds TSB Bank, Arjo Wiggin Ltd, Federal Deposit Insurance corporation (USA).
He continued his career as IT Director at Dangote Industries Limited until his current appoinment as the Commissioner for Science and Technology in Lagos State.

e-mail – oaodubiyi@lagosstate.gov.ng

MR. FOLAHAN PADONU - Permanent Secretary - Lagos State Government

MR. FOLAHAN PADONU – Permanent Secretary

1Mr. FolahanPadonu was born to the family of Late Sir BabatundePadonu and Mrs. AlakaPadonu in Dosa Compound of Boekoh Quarters in Badagry.

He attended Methodist Primary School, Surulere from 1964-1970, for his Secondary Education, he attended Baptist Academy in 1971-1975, where he proceeded to Aberdeen College of Commerce, Scotland in 1977-1978, from there to Farnborough College of Technology 1978-1981. Later to United States International University, San Diego, California, United States of America in the year 1981-1982 where he bagged MSC in Business Management.

He did his mandatory National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) at the Nigerian Television Authority, Ibadan in 1985.

He joined the Lagos State Civil Service in 1990 as a Finance Officer at Ikeja Local Government.

From Ikeja, he was transferred to Oshodi Local Government Area as Internal Auditor, he also worked in Alimosho, Somolu, Ikorodu and Eti-Osa Local Governments, all as Internal Auditor. He served as the Council Treasurer in Badagry West Local Government.

He transferred his service to the main stream of the State Civil Service in June, 2016 as Chief Planning Officer and worked at the Ministry of Economic Planning and Budget, Debt Management Office (DMO), Ministry of Works and Ministry of Wealth Creation and Employment where he rose to the post of Director (Planning) until his appointment as Permanent Secretary of the same Ministry. He is presently the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Science and Technology.

Mr. FolahanPadonu has attended several Management Courses.

He is happily married.

MRS. OWOLABI BOLANLE- Director Administration and Human Resources - Lagos State Government

MRS. OWOLABI BOLANLE- Director Administration and Human Resources

dfa rMrs Owolabi Bolanle was born on the 24th of October 1962. She is from Ado-Ekiti Local Government Area of Ekiti State.

She attended Christs School, Ado-Ekiti from 1974-1979 for her Secondary Education and proceeded to Lagos State University (LASU) from 1986-1989, where she obtained her Bachelor of Arts Degree (English Education) .Thereafter, She had her Masters Degree in Public Administration at the University of Lagos from 1999-2003 .

Mrs Owolabi Bolanle joined the Lagos State Civil Service on 1st November, 1983 as a Teacher, where she taught in various Schools such as, Isolo High School (1983-1986), Community Secondary School, Mushin (1990-1993) and Oduduwa Secondary School, Mushin (1993-1995). She was later deployed on recommendation of the District Director of Education to the DGs office PP-Tescom Headquarters – GRA (1995-1999),where her service was transferred to the Ministry of Information and Strategy (2000), Civil Service Commission (2000-2003), State Treasury Office (2003-2005), Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development (2005-2007), Ministry of Youth Sports and Social Development (2007-2009), Office of the Chief of Staff (2009-2010), Ministry of Education (2010-2011), Office of Special Adviser on Central Business Districts(2011-2013), Ministry of Education (2013-2015), Ministry of Tourism and Inter Governmental Relations (2015), and Lagos State Electricity Board and New Town Development Authority (2015).

She is presently the Director, Administration and Human Resource (A&HR) at the Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST).

She is a member of the under listed Professional Bodies:

  • Member of Chartered Institute of Personnel Management;
  • Member of Nigeria Institute of Management; and
  • Member of Nigeria Institute of Training and Development.

Mrs Owolabi attended several Management Courses, some of which are:

  • Effective Public Speaking – 2011;
  • Dynamics of Human Resources Management – 2014; and
  • CIPM HRM Yearly Mandatory Programmes for Practitioners- 2014.

She is happily married and loves Cooking/ Home Keeping, Gardening and Traveling.

MR. BANKOLE– BAWA ALBERT OLAYINKA- Director Public Affairs - Lagos State Government

MR. BANKOLE– BAWA ALBERT OLAYINKA- Director Public Affairs

Mr. Bankole – Bawa Albert Olayinka is the Director of Public Affairs. He had his early education in Lagos and proceeded to Enugu where he obtained his Bachelor Degree in Mass Communication at the University of Nigeria Nsukka and MSC Mass Communication.

His hobbies are playing Table Tennis, Touring, Socializing, Social Work, Grass root development, Reading, Traveling and Networking.

Phone No:- 08023703065

E-Mail:- Yinkabankole-bawa@gmail.com

MR.ADENUGA OLAJIDE ADEWALE- Director IT Training - Lagos State Government

MR.ADENUGA OLAJIDE ADEWALE- Director IT Training

He obtained his higher educational background at Obafemi Awolowo University where he obtained PGD Computer Science and Bsc, Statistic (Obafemi Awolowo University)

Phone:- 08037184366

E-Mail:- jaidnvgi@hotmail.com

Hobbies:- Languages.

MR.OKUNOLA KAYODE MOSES- Deputy Director Accounts Department - Lagos State Government

MR.OKUNOLA KAYODE MOSES- Deputy Director Accounts Department

He is the Deputy Diretor in the account department and he holds the following degrees: HND, ACA, FCA

Discipline:- Accounting

Phone No:- 08033724616

E-Mail:- okunolamoses65@gmail.com

Hobbies:- Travelling & Footballing

ADENIJI BAMIDELE HAMED(MCPN,MNCS)- Deputy Director Programme Analyst Department - Lagos State Government

ADENIJI BAMIDELE HAMED(MCPN,MNCS)- Deputy Director Programme Analyst Department

He is a Deputy Director of Programme Analyst at the Ministry of Science and Technology. He presently holds Bsc, PGD and Msc degrees.

He is a member of the following Professional Body:-Nigeria Computer Society and Computer Professional Registration Council of Nigeria.

e-mail:- badeniji@lagosstate.gov.ng

deliadeniji@gmail.com

Phone:- 07066362440

Hobbies:- Table Tennis, Swimming, Driving