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MRS. AYOADE ABIOLA TOKUNBO – Director, Agricultural Services

Director Agric. ServicesMrs. Abiola Tokunbo Ayoade (nee Shitta –Bey) was born on the 21st July, 1966 in Hull, Yorkshire, UK. She hails from Lagos Island LGA of the Lagos State.

She obtained her WASC in 1982 and 1983 from Ikeja Grammar School, Oshodi and the Federal School of Arts and Science, Victoria Island, Lagos, respectively. She later proceeded to UNIFE, Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo between 1983 and 1987 where she bagged a BSc. (Ed) in Biology. She later obtained a Post Graduate Diploma in Mass Communication from the University of Lagos, Akoka between 2003 and 2004.

Work Experience:

–         Agricultural Officer; Communication Sub – Component, Lagos State Agricultural Development Authority (LSADA), Oko – Oba, Agege (1995 – 2001)

–         Head; Communication Sub – Component, Lagos State Agricultural Development Authority (LSADA), Oko – Oba, Agege (2001 – 2010)

–         Head; Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation (PME) Component, Lagos State Agricultural Development Authority (LSADA), Oko – Oba, Agege (2010 – 2011)

–         Project Officer; Agricultural Youth Empowerment Scheme (Agric – YES), Araga, Epe (2011 – 2012)

–         Head; Horticulture Division, Agricultural Services Department, Lagos State Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives, Alausa (2012 – 2014)

–         Head; Agricultural Capacity Building and Training Division, Agricultural Services Department, Lagos State Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives, Alausa (2014 – 2016)

–         Ag. Director; Agricultural Services (Ag. DAS), Lagos State Ministry of Agriculture, Alausa (2016 -30th June, 2017)

–         Director; Agricultural Services (DAS), Lagos State Ministry of Agriculture, Alausa (1st July, 2017 till date)

The main objective of the Agricultural Services Department is to ensure an increase in the level of agricultural production state-wide through the provision of various agricultural services to farmers.

Date of Present Appointment: 1st July, 2017

Email: abi_toks2007@yahoo.com

Phone Number: 08023332093