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Dr Abdul Azeez Abdul Fatai Abiola Aranni popularly called Abu Farhan attended L.A. primary school Alaapa Okeho between 1978 and 1983. Afterwards, he pursued his Eastern Education at Ma’ad Nurul-Islam Araromi Bode Okeho where he obtained Diploma in Arabic and Islamic studies between 1984 and 1991. He later obtained his West African Examination Certificate at School of Science Okeho Kajola Local Government Area Oyo State in 1996 at the wake of his Eastern Education. In 2005, he obtained Bachelor of Agriculture (Hons) degree in Agricultural Economics from the Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Ibadan, Nigeria in 2005 and consequent upon that he obtained Master of Science degree in Agricultural Economics from the Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Ibadan, Nigeria in 2008.

Recently, he has conferred a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree in Agricultural Economics at University of Fort Hare, Alice, South Africa in May 2017.
Dr Abdul Azeez joined a public service as a Research Officer 1 in 2010 in one of the top most research institutes in Nigeria (Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria Ibadan). He has moved to the rank of Principal Research Fellow in the Institute. Currently, he is a Senior Lecturer at Federal College of Forestry Ibadan. He has passion and great potentials to conduct independent and collaborative research in area of agricultural and forest economics with more than forty publications to his credit in high impact local and international journals including local and foreign conferences, seminars and workshops experiences. He authored a book entitled “Essentials of Muslims through Questions and Answers on Islamic Jurisprudence”.

Furthermore, Dr Abdul Azeez is a member of Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa and a member (West African representative) of South Africa Climate Change and Biodiversity Research Platform (SACCBRP). Member, National Association of Agricultural Economics (Nigeria), Member, Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa, Member, Commonwealth Forestry Association (CFA), Nigeria Chapter, Member, Forestry Association of Nigeria (FAN) to mention but view.
Besides, Dr Abdul Azeez has hitherto been a pioneer president as well as secretary to the Board of Trustees (BoT) of Centre for Initiatives Against Destitution and Crime (CIADEC), a Non-Governmental Organization since 2000 with inestimable contributions and achievements.
In sum, Dr Azeez’s interest and fervour always inclined towards societal reformation being a public Islamic preacher and a revered spiritual leader. He belongs to numbers of Muslim Community groups with plethora of portfolios. He is happily married and blessed with two girls and three boys.



Mr. Ademola Adedeji obtained his Masters Degree in Information Technology from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho after he completed his First Degree and obtained a Bachelor Degree in Library Science from University of Ibadan. In 2014, he went to Germany for a training on the Setup, Repair and Maintenance of Self Service Kiosks.

Though he was trained as a Librarian during his first degree, he has since moved fully into IT, obtaining different certifications to prove his competence in the field. He has over the years obtained several Microsoft Certifications including MCP and MCSA in Microsoft SQL Server. He equally obtained AXELOS Certifications in ITIL Foundation, PRINCE2 Foundation and PRINCE2 Practitioner.

He has worked in several IT firms in Oyo State, Ogun State and presently, he works as Head of Projects Unit of IQ Systems Solutions Limited, an indigenous IT Firm based in Lagos State.

Mr. Ademola is Married and blessed with 3 Girls and 1 Boy.


Abdul Razak Odekemi is a graduate from Olabisi Onabanjo University.




ShamsudeenYaqeen Shamsudeen Oyebode is a native of Ibadan. He attended LG primary School, Majidun Ikorodu Lagos State. He Proceeded to Majidun Community Grammar School and Abadina College, UI Ibadan. Thereafter, He went to  Federal School of Statistics (FSS) Shasha Ibdan, Leventis Foundation Agricultural School at Ilesha, Osun State and then finally Olabisi Onobanjo University.

He worked with Muslim Student’s Society of Nigeria (MSSN) as a Farm Manager in the year 2006 till 2008, Maintenance Department at University of Ibadan from 2008 till 2011, then Mimbar Children School from 2011 till date.

He is happily married and blessed with 3 Boys and 1 Girl.


TeslimTeslim Adebayo AMZAT was born in late 70s in Iseyin Local Govt of Oyo State. He attended both Pry $ Second School Education in Iseyin. He later went to Anwar ul Islam College, Dopemu, Agege to complete his secondary education in year 2000. He gained admission in year 2000 to studied ND Statistics in Yaba College, Lagos. He Was also admitted to studied BSc in Computer Science and Sci. in the Premier University, Ibadan.

He has worked with Sunnet System VI – Lagos, Update Computers, Ibadan, C2G Consult VI – Lagos, Demikol Bridgewaters Limited, Ibadan, A Regular adhoc staff of INEC, also worked as a consultant on Biometrics Data capturing of Oyo state govt staffs in the year 2012. Presently, he’s working as System Analyst in automated Payroll Unit, Bursary Department of University of Ibadan – Nigeria.

He’s happily married with Children.


Mr. Surajudeen Animasahun attended St. John Primary School, Eleta and then changed to Kobomoje Primary School, Agbongbon both in Ibadan. He proceeded to Ibadan City Academy and Abadina college in University Ibadan for his Secondary School Education.

After a successful Secondary Education, Mr Surajudeen Animasahun obtained OND in Accounting from Federal Polytechnic Offa in 2005
and also obtained a Bachelor in Accounting from University of Ado Ekiti in 2010.

He is working with BAMBAM Motor as an Accountant, a position he has occupied for many years.
Mr. Surajudeen is married and blessed with 2 boys.



Zainab Hussein obtained a Master of Science degree in Agricultural Economics from the University of Ibadan in 2008.She also has an MBA degree in Finance from Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife. She is an alumnus of St. louis Girls Grammar School, Akure where she obtained her Secondary School Certificate in 1996.

She belongs to different professional bodies like Chatered Institute of Bankers in Nigeria (CIBN),Chatered Institute of Finance and Control (CIFCN), Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM), to mention a few.
She presently works in one of the foremost financial institutions in Nigeria (First Bank PLC).

She is a member of the Board of Trustees (BOT) of CIADEC.

She is married with children




Born in late 70s in Okuku, Odo-Otin Local Government in Osun State.
Mr. Adebare attended St John’s Primary School in Ondo State and later went to Ansarul Islam Secondary School to complete his Senior Secondary Education in year 1997. He gained admission in year 1998 to study Accounting in Osun State Polytechnic, Iree. He completed his education in the Polytechnic with a Higher National Diploma Certification in Accounting in the same institution.

Mr. Jimoh Jelili Adebare have worked in Blue Micro finance as Credit Officer in Ibadan, He also worked as a loan consultant at First hand investment company. Presently, he is working with Rainlatt Trade and Investment Service Ltd as Managing Director also in Ibadan.

He is happily married with children.