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DR. OLAJIDE IDRIS, MD, MPH- HONOURABLE COMMISSIONER

Dr. Olajide Idris is the Commissioner for Health for Lagos State, Nigeria’s most populous State, with 22 million inhabitants. He is responsible for health care planning, health policy formulation, implementation as well as supervising health service delivery in the State. Under his leadership, initially as Permanent Secretary and recently as Chief Executive, the Lagos State’s Health system has been significantly …

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DR. OLUFEMI ONANUGA- SPECIAL ADVISER ON HEALTH

Dr. Olufemi Onanuga is the Special Adviser to the Governor on Primary Health Care for Lagos State, Nigeria’s most populous State, with over 22 million inhabitants. He is responsible for the supervision of the Primary Health care Board (PHCB), Pharmaceutical Services, HEFFAMA, Occupational Health, Disease Control, Family Health & Nutrition, as well as supervising over 280 Primary health care centers …

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Dr. Aina Olugbemiga Ayoola -PERMANENT SECRETARY

Dr. Aina Olugbemiga Ayoola joined the service of Lagos State in 1992 as a Medical Officer at Massey Street Children’s Hospital. He had his Basic Primary and Secondary School Education at St Paul’s Primary School Ebute-Meta and Igbobi College Yaba and undergraduate studies in Medicine at Ogun State University. Dr Aina has rotated through many Lagos General hospitals to acquire clinical …

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MRS. NEWTON YOMI JULIANA- Deputy Director, Medical Laboratory Services

She attended Holy Trinity Primary School, Kano. Federal Government Girls College Kazaure, Higher National Diploma (HND) with two awards as best graduating student at Federal Polytechnic, Ado Ekiti. Her professional degrees Medical Laboratory Sciences ABUTH/Zaria Medical Laboratory Sciences LUTH/Lagos. Her working experiences range in various private and public sectors with versatility at standardized and structural enigmatic mentorship. Key player in quality …

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MRS OWOJUYIGBE CLARA MODUPE-Director, Health Education Services

She attended University of Lagos where she obtained M.Sc Public Health in 2014. She also attended Lagos State University and obtained B.Sc Health Education in 2002. She attended a certificate course as a Family Planning Provider in LUTH in 1990. Earlier, she attended Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital School of Nursing, Ile Ife where she qualified as a Registered Nurse(RN) …

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Mr. JIMOH SHAFIRIU ADEKUNLE OLUWATOMISIN – Head, Public Affairs

Mr. JIMOH SHAFIRIU ADEKUNLE OLUWATOMISIN is the head and Director of Public Affairs Lagos State Primary Health Care Board. He holds BSc Mass Communication from University of Lagos and Master Degree in the same Institution. Mr. JIMOH SAO is a member of Nigerian Institute of Public Relations NIPR and also a member of Union of Journalist.

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MR. RASHEED OLOYEDE KOSOKO- Head, Planning, Research and Statistics

He attended Stepping Stone Nursery and Primary Satellite Town, Command Day Secondary School , Ojo and Lagos State University, Ojo, graduated with B. Sc. in Economics/ Education. Employed into the Lagos State Government Civil Service in the year 2001 as Planning Officer and deployed to Ministry of Economic Planning and Budget. Currently deployed to Lagos State Primary Health Care Board, …

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Sanitarian Sobande Olawale Abayomi-Director, Environmental Health Services.

Sanitarian Sobande Olawale Abayomi is Director, Environmental Health Services (PHCB). He hails from Abeokuta, Ogun State, Abeokuta North He attended OUS Primary School Ikereku, Abeokuta between 1971-1976, Ans-sar-Ud-Deen Grammar School Isaga Orile, 1976-1981, he later proceeded to Ogun State College Health Technology 1985-1988 where he obtained HND in Environmental Health, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, 2004, B.Sc. in Health Education and …

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PHARM. ADEOSUN SHAKIRAT A. FPCPharm, M.A.W -Director Pharmaceutical Services

Adeosun Shakirat was born in Lagos on 15th July 1972. She attended Air Force Primary School Ikeja, Federal Government Girls’ College Shagamu, Ogun State and Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife, Osun State  where she  studied Pharmacy. She holds a Masters of Clinical Pharmacy degree from the University of Lagos and is a Fellow of the West African Post Graduate College of …

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Mr Oluyide Olatunji- Head, Quality Assurance Unit

Mr Oluyide Olatunji was born on the 5th May 1987. He is an erudite and knowledgeable young man. He began his formal education in Fountain School after which he has his secondary education in International School Lagos, His interest for health led him to pursue a Bachelor’s degree in Public Health in 2008 from Babcock University Nigeria, he then commenced …

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