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SUTTON OLUKAYODE SEVITON-Asst. Director, Public Affairs Unit

Member, Nigeria Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), Certified Marketing Communication Institute of Nigeria (CMCIN), Seviton Olukayode Sutton, was born on 21st May, 1973 in Surulere, Yaba, Lagos. He started his elementary School at the All Saints Anglican Primary School, Yaba and later attended Akoka High School, Akoka, Lagos and Cardoso High School, Apapa, Lagos, for his post primary education where he passed his Senior Secondary School Certificate in 1988 with resounding success.

Thereafter, Seviton processed to the Lagos State University, Ojo, for a degree in Sociology, and with spark of brilliance and excellence, he graduated with Second Class Upper Division in 1997.

He had his National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) at the Department of Sociology, University of Uyo, Akwa-Ibom State between 1998 – 1999 as a Graduate Assistant and joined the Service of the Lagos State Government as an Information Officer II, Grade Level 08 on               1st March, 2000. He has worked in various Ministries and Parastatals of the Government which includes the Ministry of Transportation, Ministry of Works and Infrastructure, Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development, Ministry of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Ministry of Home Affairs (Directorate of Fire Services), Lagos State University, Ojo (Head, CIPPR Department, Lands Bureau and presently the Head, Public Affairs Unit, Ministry of Education.

In his quest for professional knowledge, Seviton proceeded to the Nigeria Institute of Journalism, Lagos where he bagged a Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Public Relations and Advertising (Upper Division) in 2011.

He has avid interest in Sports, Animal Husbandry and Arts.

Seviton Olukayode Sutton is happily married and blessed with amiable children.