MR. SAMUEL OLUKUNLE OJO – Chief of Staff

COS, MR SAMUEL OLUKUNLE OJOMR. SAMUEL OLUKUNLE OJO

Mr. Samuel Olukunle Ojo was born on 23rd April 1956 in Okemesi-Ekiti, in present day Ekiti State. He enrolled at the Okemesi Grammar School, Okemesi-Ekiti for his secondary education from 1970 – 1974 where he passed the West African School Certificate Examinations (WASC) before proceeding to the famous institution, The Polytechnic, Ibadan for the Higher School Certificate (HSC) in 1975.

 

As a diligent student, S.O. Ojo maximized his academic potentials and registered as an undergraduate student in the Department of Finance, University of Lagos, Akoka from 1976 – 1980 where he graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance.

He joined the Lagos State Civil Service as an Accountant Grade II on 3rd August 1981. Mr. Samuel Olukunle Ojo is a professionally certified accountant, among other qualifications; he is a Fellow, Certified National Accountant, FCNA, Fellow, Chartered Management Accountant, FCMA, Member, Commonwealth Association for Public Administrators and Managers (CAPAM).

He has had a distinguished career in the Lagos State Civil Service and served in various Ministries/Agencies of Government, he received the Year 2001 Most Distinguished Officer Award (GL.15-16) in the Office of Chief of Staff, Governor’s Office. Mr. Samuel Olukunle Ojo was appointed Permanent Secretary in the Office of Chief of Staff, Governor’s Office in May 2006, and Chief of Staff to the present Governor on May, 2015.