FALAE, Chief Samuel Oluyemisi




B.Sc, M.Sc, banker, administrator, politician, bom September 21, 1938, IIu-Aabo, Akure, Ondo State; married Tobosun Fasoranti, has three children; Education: St David's Primary School, Akure, 1944-52, Igbobi College, Yaba, Lagos, 1952-57, Government College, Ibadan, 1958-59, University College (now Universityof Ibadan),Ibadan, 1960-63, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA, 1971-72; Career: Appointed Assistant Sec retary, National Manpower Board, 1963-67, Principal Assistant Secretary, National Man power Board, 1967-69; Director, National In surance Corporation of Nigeria, 1969-71; Principal Assistant Secretary, Central Plan ning Office Pool, 1971-72; Chief Planning Officer, Central Planning Office ofthe Fed eration and member,Capital Issues Commis sion, 1972-74; Assistant Director, Central Planning Office ofthe Federation, 1974-75; member, Anti-Inflation TaskForce, 1975;Di rector, Central Planning Office of the Fed eration, 1975-77; member, Federal Govern ment Economic and Finance Committee, 1977-79; appointed Permanent Secretary (now Director General), Economic Depart ment, Cabinet Office (now the Presidency), 1977-81; member, Federal Government Tar iff and Capital Estimates Committee, 1980- 81; Managing Director and Chief Executive, Nigerian Merchant Bank, 1981-86; ap pointed Secretary to the Federal Military Government, 1986-88; minister of Finance, 1988-89;Honorary fellow, Nigerian Institute of Bankers, sinceJuly, 1987; member, Nige rian Economic Society; Presidential Aspir ant, defunct Social Democratic Party; mem ber, National Democratic Coalition, detained by the Abacha Regime for his political ac tivities, released from detention by the Abubakar Abdusalami regime, 1998; joint Presidential Candidate, APP & AD Alliance, 1999; Political Party: member, defunct So cialDemocratic Party; member, Alliance for Democracy; National Honour: Grand Commander ofthe Order of Niger, 1988; Traditional Titles: Olu of Ilu-Aabo; Gbobaniyi ofAkureland; Hobbies: Reading, writing; Home Address: Ilu Aabo, Akure, Ondo State.
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Profession Politician , Banker , Administrator , Elder statesman
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