B.A, Ph.D; administrator, b: December 12, 1925; married, has three children; ed: St. Peter's School, Lagos, 1935-38; Christ Church Cathedral School, Lagos, 1939- 40; Boy's High School, Ondo, 1940-44; Hope College, Holland Michigan, USA, 1952; London School of Economics and Political Science, London, 1957; cr: Education Department, Headquarters (Administration) Civil Services of Nigeria, Lagos, 1945-48; Research asst, London School of Economics and Political Science, 1958; asst. sec, Prime Minister's Office (External Affairs), Federal Government of Nigeria; 1958-61; Part Time Lecturer, International Affairs (Extra Moral Studies Department), University College of Ibadan, 1958-61; ag. snr. asst. sec, Head of International Division, (Ministry of External Affairs), Federal Government of Nigeria, February 1961; United Nations Sec. First Political Affairs Officer (P4) 1961-63; First dg. Nigerian Institute of International Affairs, Lagos, 1963-71; Head, Policy Planning Unit, dir. International Organisations Department and dir. America Depart-ment, Headquarters, Ministry of External Affairs, 1972-73; dir. Consular andLegal Affairs Department, Ministry of External Affairs, 1976-79; Nigerian High Commissioner to Zambia, 1973-76; Ambas-sador of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to the Representative of Poland, with Concurrent Accreditation to Hungry andCzechoslovakia, 1979-82; Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to the Republic of Turkey, 1982-84; mm: Royal Institute of International Affairs, London, 1953; snr. Civil Service Association of Nigeria; The Contemporary Society of Nigeria Society; Athletic Club; London University Cross-Country Team (Athletics); Executive mem. United Nations Association of Nigeria, 1966; presd. Nigeria Chapter of Society for International Development; Governing Council, University of Maiduguri, 1990-92; Special Committee on Nigerian Coastal Erosion (SCONCE), since 1994; Family United, since 1992; ch. Administrative Advisory Board of Law, Women and Development Centre Lagos, since 1998; ch. Board of Trustees Victoria Island and Ikoyi Residents Association, since 1993; ; presd.1993-95; publ: 77ie Sudan in Anglo-Egyptian Relations, Published by Longman's Green and Co. London, 1960; sc: Philosophy Club; Arcadian Fraternity; International Relations Club; sec. General, Nigerian Union of Great Britain and Ireland; presd. African Society, London School of Economics and Political Science; hob: travelling and sports; off: 26, Festival Road, Victoria Island, Lagos; tel: 01-614070.
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