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Member, Governing Bord

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Hon. Isiaka, Ayokunle Ibrahim, Member Governing Board of the Nigerian Youth Congress

Our dearest erudite and quintessential man with substantial values; Hon. Isiaka Ayokunle Ibrahim; an embodiments of skill, knowledge and desire was born more than 50 Years ago to Late Alhaji Wahab Isiaka the then Chief Imam of Wasimi Land in Ewekoro Local Government Area and late Mrs M . A Isiaka (aka) Iya Olobi both from Owu/Egba kingdoms. His progenitors propagated and spread Islamic Religion to Wasimi Land and other surrounding villages and Towns. Ibrahim is fondly called “Easy Life” by friends and admirers.

Currently, not just a Member of The House of Representatives Representing the Good and Progressive People of Ifo/Ewekoro Federal Constituency; He is the Chairman; House Committee on Ecological Funds stewarding to address ecological problems across the federation to; solve serious ecological problems such as soil erosion, flooding, drought, desertification, oil spillage, general environmental pollution, storms, tornadoes, bush fires, crop pests, landslides, earthquakes, as well as prevent suffering and possible death from these natural disasters.

Rep. Isiaka is also a member of other Prestigious Committees viz: Representative of Ogun State in The Constitutional Review, Petroleum (Upstream), Health, Works, Freedom of Information, Industry, Federal Characters, Telecommunications and Internally Displaced Persons.

In the year 2012, the Governor of Ogun State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun invited Ibrahim back home and appointed him as the Senior Special Assistant on Project Management. First at the Ogun State Universal Basic Education, where he proved his mettle as a real seasoned Project Management Expert, core Technocrat and a Politician per excellence. Within 2 Years, he covered the entire 236 Wards of Ogun State and executed 1,234 projects visiting 1,100 out of the 1,497 Schools in Ogun State. The winner of the most Outstanding SSA in Ogun State(-Gateway News), succeeded in pushing Ogun SUBEB from No. 35 as a non-performing state in Nigeria during the 2012 UBEC assessment, to No. 12 in the 2013 assessment year,

In July 2012, Hon Isiaka was a member of the Team of Experts dispatched to China by The Ogun State Governor Senator Ibikunle Amosun (FCA, CON) on Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and Resuscitation of Ogun Export Promotion Zone (EPZ). Consequently His Excellency the Governor of Ogun State added, in November 2013, a new task of completing one of the best Global Practices; Geographical Information System-LAMS (GIS) Project to Ibrahim`s responsibilities as an SSA on the project.

For his elementary education, Ibrahim attended Baptist Central School, Wasimi from 1972 to 1978. Islamic Education 1978-1979 and proceeded to United Comprehensive High School, Wasimi 1979-1984 for his WASC `O` Level and graduated as one of the prefects.

In 1988, Ibrahim gained admission into the Ogun State Polytechnic, (Now Moshhod Abiola University) Abeokuta for his OND and completed his HND in 1993/94 academic session.

Ibrahim did his mandatory National Youth Service with the Akwa Ibom State Government in the 1994/95 service year.

For his Post Graduate, Ibrahim obtained Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) from the University Of Uyo in the year 1998 and capped it up with a Master’s Degree (MBA) majored in Project Management at The University of Calabar in year 2002, With effect from 1995 after the NYSC program, Ibrahim joined the Training group of an Italian Conglomerate (Sirpi-Alusteel Construction Ltd – biggest indigenous Oil and Gas Servicing Company in Nigeria) and was placed on the Job Commercial / Technical Department of the Company. An opportunity that Ibrahim latched on, to equip himself as a Trainee in the Engineering and Construction Management. While under this tutelage, he was employed and rose through the ranks till he became a Guru in the Oil and Gas industry.

Ibrahim is a member of various National and International Professional bodies and has been trained in all spheres of Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Installation and Commissioning of Turnkey projects both Onshore and Offshore, for 20 consecutive years, Ibrahim have been working with consistent experience in; Project engineering planning, Management and Execution, Contract administration, on construction yards and offshore sites of oil field installation projects and held the following positions before his elective office position :

Jan. 2011 - 2012
EXXONMOBIL (Mobil Producing Nigeria) Offshore Construction and Installation Program Offshore Locations
Construction Supervisor; Leading Construction Team (Quality Assurance / Quality Control, Safety, Engineering / Fabrication, Coating and Installation programs) with additional responsibility of providing support service for Marine Operations. Estimated value of MPN commitment on project at appx. $400M

2008 - Dec 2010

EXXONMOBIL (Mobil Producing Nigeria) Intels Camp – Port-Harcourt Location PROJECT CONSTRUCTION SUPERVISOR; Team Lead (Quality Assurance / Quality Control, Safety, Engineering / Fabrication, Coating and Loadout) supervision for ExxonMobil`s Onshore / Offshore Construction and Installation Programme) Fabrication Yard Supervision that includes 20 Expatriates and 400 Nationals – OCIP.

Estimated value of MPN commitment on project at appx. $300M

2007 – March 2008
EXXONMOBIL/SIRPI-ALUSTEEL CONST. LTD (Materials Storage and Centre for Validation)
Validation-In; Welding (Structural, ARC, & TIG), Blasting, Coating, Rigging, Scaffolding, Hydrotesting, NDT Coverage and Material (Binners, Sorters, Inventory Management) that includes 4 Expatriates, and 250. Nationals. Monthly client commitment at appx. $3M<

Nov. 2006 to August 2007
SIRPI-ALUSTEEL CONSTRUCTION LIMITED ExxonMobil Offshore Construction and Installation Program. (OCIP)
MANAGER, PROJECT EXECUTION, Ibeno Base Operations - Leading a team (Oversees Security, Community Relations Immigration matters, Logistics and directs general affairs of 40 Expatriates and 1200 Nationals) responsible for Inspection, testing, maintenance, repair, fabrication installation of onshore/offshore programs. Monthly Revenue at appx. $5M

MARCH 2005 - 2006
SUFFOLK PETROLEUM SERVICES LIMITED (Operator of ExxonMobil Field Maintenance Services)
MANAGER, SUPPORT SERVICE OPERATIONS; Provides adequate supports for project management, purchasing, timing and value analysis through effective; Planning and scheduling for the deployments of: Work Barges, Supply Boats and Vessels anchorage system during project execution. To improve on all system process procedures for corporate development activities on quality assurance and reliability that includes 120 Expatriates, and 750 Nationals

MARCH 2004 - 2005 SUFFOLK PETROLEUM SERVICES LIMITED (Operator of ExxonMobil Field Maintenance Services)
TECHNICAL/ COMMERCIAL ADVISOR - Provides strategic and operational advisory services to business units. Monitor and manage competence driven on all system process procedures, project sourcing and bid tendering earlier put in place in addition to preparing logistics programs, prospective projects and forecast. General administration; interface with key positions and coordinate the implementation of Company policies - Co-ordinate up to 500 people at a time for projects execution that includes expatriates.

2000 - 2004

LOGISTICS CO-ORDINATOR To Manage and develop the logistics team. Liaison with overseas suppliers to optimize purchasing process and logistics flow. To optimize distribution costs. Order backlog management. Providing general administrative duties and support services to onshore/offshore operations, project managers, engineers, consultants` sub-contractors, loss prevention inspectors

BASE OPERATIONS MANAGER Providing adequate supports for materials receiving, storage and distribution for various offshore and onshore maintenance project executions. Co-ordinates Mobil’s initiative of Local Community Manpower Development & Training for - and administrative personnel. Created an enduring organization and successful business relationship with clients for strong and effective alliances. Articulates initiatives for my employer’s business growth and operating efficiency on/offshore locations

1995 - 1999
Sirpi-Alusteel Const. Ltd and InterOil Services
COMMERCIAL ADVISOR: Campaign and Support Service I prepare work process for my employer’s business functions that satisfies the requirements of client’s Operations Integrity Management System (OIMS). Prepare and execute procedures to close any gap.. About $100m worth project has been executed within the period.

Akwa Ibom State Government, Uyo.
National Youth Service Corps. Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism, AWARDS/POSITIONS • Best Construction Supervisor (ExxonMobil) 2011 • Best Construction Supervisor in ExxonMobil 2010 • Best Safety, Health, Environmental & Security Award 2009 & 10 by ExxonMobil • Africa Meritorious Award Winner for Good Conduct 2008 & Service to Humanity – Nigerian National Merit House, ABUJA. Hobbies • Traveling, Football, Public Commenting. POLITICAL EXPERIENCE AND POSITIONS Ibrahim is not a green-horn in the political circle of Ogun State, nay; his federal constituency because, in 1991, Ibrahim was the Supervisory Councilor for Agriculture and Natural Resources in the old Ifo Local Government comprising Ewekoro. In 2007, Ibrahim stood for election as the candidate of ANPP into the House of Representatives Ifo/Ewekoro Federal Constituency. Consequently, in the 2011 election year, Ibrahim was an aspirant into the House of Representatives, Ifo/Ewekoro Federal Constituency AWARDS/POSITIONS S/N MOST OUTSTANDING AWARDS YEAR OF AWARD 1 Most Outstanding SSA in Ogun State 2013 2 Best Construction Supervisor, ExxonMobil Projects 2011 3 Best Offshore Construction Supervisor in ExxonMobil 2010 4 ExxonMobil Best Safety, Health, Environmental& Security Award 2009 5 Leadership Award by Yoruba Community, Eket Akwa Ibom State 2008 6 Africa Meritorious Award Winner for Good Conduct. Service to Humanity Nigerian National Merit House, ABUJA. (Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly recommendation) 2008 7 Nigerian Society of Women Council Ewekoro Leadership Per Excellence 2012 8 Nigerian Youth Council, Ewekoro Chapter Leadership Award 2013 CHIEFTAINCY / SOCIALS As a socialite, Ibrahim holds several chieftaincy titles such as; Baba Adini of Wasimi Land, The Opomulero Of Ifo Land, Adimula of Ibogun Land, Okonlomo of Wasimi Land, Otunba of Jaguna Land, Opomulero of Itori Egba Land, Vice President, Yoruba Community, Eket Akwa Ibom State. President, Yoruba Community, Eket Akwa Ibom State, 1ST Vice President, Yoruba Consultative Forum, Akwa Ibom State, Patron, Ali-Ishiba Community, Sango Ota, Osupa Adini ADUHA Central Mosque – Sango, including Titles in Ayawoele –Ajuwon, Matogun, Ososun and Akinjole Land.

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