Profile of Hon. Lukmon Olajide Atobatele


Hon. Lukmon Olajide Atobatele

Deputy Minority Leader (Abeokuta South I)


Alh. Chief LUKMON OLAJIDE ATOBATELE is a proactive and dynamic young man who can aptly be described as a result oriented personality with the right attributes of excellent inter personal relationship and managerial acumen. This can be seen in all the places he has worked, especially, the Banking Industry where, for years, he exhibited that rare character of a self starter, self motivator, critical mind, dedication to duty and commendable team player. Known for service with humility, Lukmon Olajide Atobatele has positively impacted humanity through the corporate world. entrepreneurship, building and construction industry as well as philanthropic and community development efforts. Having his fingers in many pies, he sits as the Chief Executive Officer of Lukazai Nig. Ltd, a multidimensional outfit with interests in building and construction, solid minerals exploration and general merchandising. BIRTH AND ORIGIN Alhaji Chief Lukmon Olajide Atobatele is a resourceful man of strong character. He was born into the family of High Chief Alhaji Sikirulai Olatunde Atobatele, the incumbent Balogun of Egba Land (Prime Minister of Egba Land), from Igbeyin Town. in Abeokuta South of Ogun State, and the Late Alhaja Bilikisu Iyabode Atobatele, nee Adeleke, from Oba Sholeye’s Compound, Gbagura Town, in Abeokuta North of Ogun State. A true Son of the soil, Lukmon Olajide Atobatele is happily married with children. EDUCATION In the words of the great American polymath, Benjamin Franklin, “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest”. Perhaps, it was the realization of this that Olajide Atobatele decided to seize the ample opportunity provided by his parents to embrace education early in life. And so in 1983, he started his educational trajectory by enro||ing at Ogba Primary School, Ogba-ljaye, lkeja, Lagos State, where he came out with Grade 2 Primary School LeavingGewiicace-in i1i988:He then proceedednho the-popuiar-Abeokula Grammar School, ldi-Aba, Abeokuta, Ogun State, where he studied from 1989 to 1994, obtaining the Senior Secondary School Certificate, SSCE and General Certificate of Education, GCE, in the final call. Beaming with the quest for more knowledge and higher education to position him for future challenges, he gained admission in 1997, into Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho, Oyo State, where he graduated with B.Tech in Applied Physics with 2""d Class Division in 2002. Still not resting on his oars. he again. enrolled for his Masters Degree in the same time institution . In 2003, and came out brilliantly. in 2004, with a Masters Degree in Busmess Administration (MBA) Marketing Management. This collection of educational resume and self-discipline were to form the bedrock of a success story that he later became.

Awards, Achievements and more

Apart from the fact that honour is given to whom it is due, there is also a saying that “One good turn deserve another”. And so for his numerous achievements and humanitarian disposition, he has been honoured with many awards and Chieftaincy TITLES The Nigerian Institute of Physics presented him an Award of Excellence in recognition for his Contribution to the Growth and Development of Science and Technology in Nigeria and Excellence in his Profession. The Nural Akwan Guiding Centre of Nigeria bestowed on him, a Meritorious Award of Excellence in recognition for his tremendous contribution towards the upliftment of the society and propagation of Islam. He also received Nigeria Vocational Excellence Award in Recognition for his Outstanding Service in his Chosen Career, from the Rotary Club Ibadan, Ring Road Rotary International District 9125. CHIEFTAINCY TITLES - Dagunja of Egba Land - Jagunmolu of lgbeyin Land - Baba Adini of Jamhiyatu - Markazi Huda Lotto Mowe. - Baba Adini of Owoadua Dawah Group, World Wide.

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