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Office Location: Department of Economics, Faculty of Social Sciences. Mini Campus
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YEARS OF WORK EXPERIENCE: 1982 to Date, (32Years)


  1. University of Lagos, Lagos, Ph.D (Development Economics), 1985 -1992
  2. University of Lagos, Lagos, M.Sc. (Hons) Economics, 1980- 1981
  3. University of Lagos, Lagos, B.Sc. (Hons) Economics, 1976-1979
  4. Kwara State College of Technology, Ilorin G.C.E. ‘A’ Level Cert., 1974-1976
  5. Offa Grammar School, Offa, 1969-1974, West African School Certificate, Grade I, 1974.
  6. Federal University of Technology, Yola, 1992-1993 Higher Certificate in Computer Programming and Information Technology for Managers and Executives, 1993
  7. Irish Management Institute (IMI), Sandyford Road, Dublin 16, Ireland, September – October, 1995, Certificate in Management Development Programme, 1995.
    Certificates of honors in the following modules run by National Universities Commission, Abuja (Virtual Institute for Higher Education Pedagogy (VIHEP)
  1. Empowering Women in Higher Education with Distinction grade - 30th April, 2004.
  2. Empowering Students with Special Needs with Distinction grade - 31st March, 2004.
  3. Guidance and Counseling in Higher Education with Distinction grade - 29th Feb., 2004.
  4. Curriculum Development in Higher Education with Distinction grade 31st January, 2004.
  5. Evaluation in Higher Education with Distinction grade -31st December, 2003.
  6. New Technologies in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education -30th Nov, 2003.
  7. Traditional and Modern Methods of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education- 31st October., 2003.
Additional Training
  1. UNESCO Harare HIV/AIDS Prevention Education: On-line Training (March – June, 2004).

Courses Taught

Community Service

Area of Specialization / Research Experience

  1. Macro Economic Analysis,
  2. Poverty Reduction,
  3. Public Sector Economics,
  4. Gender Issues,
  5. Human Capital Development,
  6. Education Issues, Research,
  7. Programme and Project Monitoring and Evaluation/Impact Assessment,
  8. Entrepreneurship Development,
  9. Labour Migration and Trafficking in Persons,
  10. Youth Development and Child Labour Issues,
  11. Template Development and NEEDS/SEEDS Benchmarking,
  12. Baseline Survey, MDGs Issues,
  13. Human Resource Economics and Employment Issues,
  14. Budgeting and Service Delivery Issues and Academic Programme Accreditation.

Research Grants / Awards

  1. Associate Research Fellow, African Institute for Applied Economics, Nigeria, 2005.
  2. Research Associate to the International Development Institute of Human Factor Development, Canada, 1996.
  3. Fellow, Institute of Administrative Management, Lagos, 1995.
  4. Certificate of Merit in Administration (C.O.M.A) awarded by the Institute of Administrative Management of Nigeria, Lagos,Nigeria, on 8th December, 1994.
  5. Certificate of Merit in Marketing and Management Education (CMME) awarded by Marketing and Management Education Foundation, Lagos, Nigeria, 1994.
  6. Award received as one of the best NYSC Members who served in Gongola State, Nigeria, 1979/80.
  7. First Degree (B.Sc), Second Degree (M.Sc) and Ph.D. Scholarships received from Kwara State Government, Federal Government of Nigeria and European Economic Commission (EEC) respectively.