MR. BADEJO OLUSOJI CHARLES – Head Internal Audit Unit

Mr. Badejo was born on the 11th February 1971 at Ebute Metta (East), Lagos State to Late Mr. Badejo Olukayode Festus from Idomila and Late Mrs. Badejo Adebanke Comfort from Isade, both in Ogun State.

 

He started his education sojourn from St. Jude’s Anglican primary school freeman street, Ebute Meta (East) between 1977 and 1983. He had his secondary education at Denton Grammar School, Denton Street, Ebute Metta from 1983 to 1988. Thereafter, he attended Ogun state polytechnic (Now Moshood Abiola poly) between 1993 and 1995 where he obtained National Diploma (ND) in Accountancy. He went Lagos State Polytechnic, Isolo for is Higher National Diploma (HND) in Accountancy from 1997-2000.

 

Before joining the Lagos State Civil Service he had worked at Yemi Somoye Solicitor & Advocate 1991-1992 as a clerical officer, Nigeria Aviation Handling Company (NAHCO), International Airport, Ikeja from March 1992-April 1993 as Baggage Handler. He joined Lagos State Government on the 9th Nov. 2001 as Higher Executive Officer (HEO), (Accounts) GL 08/02 and re-designated to HEO (Audit) in year 2003.

 

Amongst the various Ministries Departments & Agencies, he has worked are; Ministry of finance (2001-2003), Commerce and Industries (2003-2006), Lagos State Waterfront Development Corporation (2006-May 2007), Ministry of Waterfront Infrastructure Development (June 2007-May 2009 as a pioneer Internal Auditor). He was deployed to Office of the Chief of Staff in April 2012, on GL12, Principal Executive officer (Audit). He acted as the assistant to the then Internal Auditor until November, 2015. He then became the Internal Auditor after the retirement of the Auditor.

Furtherance to acquisition of knowledge, he attended Nigeria college of Accountancy, Jos, Plateau state (Part time) between 2014 and 2016 where he sat and passed the necessary examinations and become the certified member of ANAN. This qualification led to his conversion from executive cadre to Professional cadre effective from April 2019 as the chief Auditor on GL.14.

In the course of his duties in the office of The Chief of Staff he received letters of commendation in year 2015, 2016 and 2017 respectively.

Mr. Badejo is married with children.