Age: 64; Marital Status: Married
1982 - Doctor of Philosophy (Ph. D), Mechanical Engineering, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK (with Noel Phillips Bedson Scholarship)
1979 - Certificate in Industrial Management (CIM, UK), Manchester Polytechnic, Manchester, UK
1977 - B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering, (First Class Honors), University of Manchester, Manchester, UK, (with Shell-BP Scholarship) with four academic prizes:
1977 - Fairbairn Engineering Design Prize (best final year student's design project)
1976 - A. H. Gibson Prize (best second year engineering student)
1976 - Institute of Mechanical Engineers Prize (best engineering project)
1975 - Trevithic Scholarship (best first year engineering student)
1973 - Higher School Certificate (HSC) 'A' Levels,
Federal Government College, Warri, Nigeria
Mathematics (Combined) (A); Physics (B); Chemistry (B); General Paper (C)
1971 - West African School Certificate (WASC), GCE 'O' Levels, (with distinction)
Mayflower School, Ikenne, Nigeria. English (A1); Mathematics (A1); Additional Mathematics (A1); Physics (A2); Biology (A1); Chemistry (A1); Agricultural Science (A3); Geography (A1); History (A1);
Professional Bodies And Positions Held
1987 - Fellow, Nigerian Society of Engineers (FNSE), Nigeria.
2007 - Fellow, Sierra Leone Institution of Engineers.
(2005 to 2009) Chairman, Sierra Leone Association of Manufacturers.
(2006 to 2009) Council Member, Sierra Leone Chamber of Commerce.
(2007 to 2009) Deputy Chairman, Sierra Leone Investment and Export Promotion Agency
(2007 to 2009) Member of Board of Directors, Sierra Leone National Power Authority.