Olamilekan Adegbite Biography, Early Life, Age, Family, Education, Career And Net Worth

Olamilekan Adegbite Biography
Olamilekan Adegbite is a Nigerian architect, entrepreneur and the current serving Minister of Mines and Steel Development.
He was appointed minister in 2019 by President Muhammadu Buhari, the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Prior to his appointment, Adegbite served as the Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure in Ogun State under the Ibikunle Amosun administration.
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Olamilekan Adegbite Profile

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Full names: Olamilekan Adegbite
Date of birth
Nationality: Nigerian
State of origin: Ogun State
Education: University of Lagos
Occupation: Architect, entrepreneur
Net worth:

Olamilekan Adegbite Biography And Career

Olamilekan Adegbite holds a Bachelor of Environmental Studies (B.E.S. Arch) and a Master of Environmental Design (M.E.D. Arch) from the School of Architecture, University of Lagos. He also has a Master of Science in Construction Management (M.Sc. Constr. Mgt) from the same institution.

Arc. Adegbite started his professional carer as a junior architect at Projectscope Nigeria Limited, a 'design and build' company. During his early days at the company, he was entrusted with the supervision of a two-storey building to house the operations of a bank and he delivered the job perfectly.

He further joined Modulor Group Architects, a consulting firm of architects and planners, where he was responsible for the design, planning, coordination, supervision and management of so many projects. Notable among the numerous projects, include the 30-storey headquarter building for Union Bank Plc located at Marina, Lagos.

Olamilekan Adegbite also founded two companies, Lekan Adegbite Associates, a consulting firm where he served as the Head and a ‘design and build’ company named Adkon Limited.

In 2011, he was appointed as the Ogun State Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, a position he handled until 2019. Architect Lekan Adegbite performed really well during the eight years that he served as the commissioner. He overhead the construction of bridges, flyover bridges and other critical infrastructures in Ogun State.

Adegbite's numerous achievements were the reasons why he still stood as the Ogun ministerial nominee despite a stiff opposition put up by some members of the party. According to an article which appeared on BusinessDay.ng, President Buhari earlier revealed that he would be considering merit as against the political considerations in appointing the members of Federal Executive Council.

He was appointed Minister of Mines and Steel Development in 2019 by President Muhammadu Buhari, the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

Social Media Handles

You can connect with Olamilekan Adegbite on:
Twitter: @_lekanadegbite
Facebook: Olamilekan Adegbite

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