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Esan Funso

Profile of Funso Esan

Funso Esan was born on 22nd June, 1955 in Igbokoda, Ilaje Local

Government Area of Ondo State.  He attended Holy Trinity Anglican Primary School, Igbokoda; Local Authority Modern School, Okitipupa; Wesley College, Ibadan;  and the University of Lagos.

He holds a BSc Economics (Public Finance); MSc Business Administration

(Marketing Resarch); M.Sc Economics (Project Analysis and Evaluation)

and Ph.D Economics (in view).

Funso joined the Federal Civil Service as a Planning Officer in

the Ministry of National Planning; became a Director, GL. 17 in 2006.

As an experienced technocrat, he got to and was appointed the acting

Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs in 2013.

Funso had several high impact achievements among which is crafting

the concept paper for the establishment of the National Council on

Niger Delta.

Funso, on retirement from the Federal Civil Service, joined the

All Progressive Congress (APC) in 2014 and played a pivotal role in

the 2015 General Elections in Ilaje that brought APC to power.

Funso is happily married and the union is blessed with children. 

Funso Esan, is the Commissioner, Ministry of Environment, Ondo State.

Ondo State is a state in Nigeria created on 3 February 1976 from the former Western State. It originally included what is now Ekiti State, which was split off in 1996. Akure is the state capital.

Governor's Office,
Alagbaka, Akure,
Ondo State

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