B.Sc, M.A. Ph.D
Geologists, Gulf Oil Company, Lagos. 1971-72; research scientist Bureau of Economic Geology Austin, Texas U.S.A. 1974-75; 1979-80; lecturer, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, retired voluntarily as snr. lecturer/head, Department of Geology, 1988; dir. Brink Jones and Co. Ltd, Ibadan, since 1981; dir. Faagol Instruments Ltd, Ibadan, since 1981; dir. Petramin Nigeria Ltd, Ibadan, since 1987; dir. Oluwa Glass Company, Pic, since 1990; Consultant on Several Geological Projects and Investigation in Nigeria and the U.S.A. since 1981; Deputy Governor, Ondo State, Nigeria. 1991-92; Governor, Ondo State, since May 2003; hon. min. Aviation, Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999-2000; hon. min. Power & Steel, 2000-2002;
American Association of Petroleum Geologists; Geological Society of Africa; Nigerian Mining and Geosciences Society; Nigerian Association of Petroleum Explorationists
National executive committee mem. United Nigeria Congress Party, 1997- 1998; Peoples Democratic Party; Gubernatorial Candidiate
Western State Government Scholarship, 1969; University of Ibadan Scholarship, 1969; Gulf Oil Scholarship, 1969; Doctor of Science (Honoraris Causa), University of Uyo, 2004; Doctorate Degree, Nasarawa State University, Keffi, Nasarawa State, 2006
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