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ADETUTU ADEKUNBI ADEBOWALE- Director Private Education and Special Programmes

Adetutu Adekunbi Adebowale, born on 19th December, 1960 in Ibadan and hails from Lagos State. For her academic sojourn, she attended St. Lukes Demonstration School, Molete, Ibadan (1968 – 1973), People’s Girls Grammar School (1973 -1979), Molete; Egbado Teacher Training School (1979 – 1980), Ilaro; Ogun State College of Education (1980 – 1983) and University of Lagos (1984 – 1987, 1998) from where she obtained her FLSC, WASC, GRD.II Cert, NCE (Biology/Chemistry), B.Sc (ED) Biology and M.ED (Admin) respectively.

She joined the Lagos State Civil Service on 6th January, 1988 as a Class Teacher on GL.08 at Methodist Girls High School, Yaba. In the course of her career, She was HOD Science, Agidingbi Grammar School (November 1994 – December 2002); HOD Science, Omole Senior Grammar School, Ikeja (January 2003 – September 2003); Vice Principal, Agidingbi Junior Grammar School (September 2003 – October 2009); Vice Principal Ojodu Junior Grammar School, Ikeja (October 2009 – January 2010); Deputy Director of Education, State Universal Basic Education Board (January 2010 – March 2014) and Director, Private Education & Special Programmes Department, Ministry of Education on 19th July, 2019.

Mrs. Adebowale who holds a Cambridge Education Certificate in School Improvement and Professional Support has professional trainings in “Effective Schools Management Workshop,” “21st Century Skills Module of the Professional Development Programme” and “Effective Performance of Vice Principals of Junior Secondary Schools in Lagos State” amongst others.

In her quest for professionalism, Mrs. Adebowale is a member of the Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN) and the Lagos State Schools Improvement Team (LASSIT). Happily married with children, she has interest in reading, playing scrabble and husbandry.

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 processed 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.