Former Governor of Osun State
Date of Birth: 03/02/1951
Place of Birth: Okiki, Odo Otin
Education: St Michael’s Primary School, Okuku, 1963; Odo-Otin Grammar School, Okuku, 1963-68; Diploma, International Relations, Obafemi Awolowo University, 1979; MSc Defence Studies, University of Madras, India, 1988; Strategic Studies, University of Ibadan, 1999; Law, University of Buckingham, United Kingdom, 2003.
Career: Private soldier, Nigerian Army, 1969; Officer, Armoured Corps, Nigerian Army, 1971; Military Advisor, Lagos State, 1993-96; Governor, Osun State, 2003-10.