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Engr. Olasunkanmi Okusaga, is the Director, Rail Transportation of Lagos Metropolitan Area
Transport Authority (LAMATA). He has over two decades of railway transportation management from various railway organisations across Europe with notable achievements. He worked with Irish-rail in Dublin before joining LAMATA in 2014 as a consultant under the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DFID)/Nigerian Infrastructure Advisory Facility (NIAF) programme, to oversee the safety, operations and regulation of railway transportation. Engr. Okusaga holds a degree in railway engineering and Master’s in Project Management from University College of Dublin (UCD). He is also a certified Occupational Health & Safety practitioner and Safety Management System (OHSAS 18001) Lead Auditor. He is a tested railway transport professional with leading roles in Railway Operations Management, P-way Engineering, Railway Safety and Regulations. Since joining LAMATA he has led the implementation of the Lagos Rail Mass Transit (LRMT) projects, including the design, safety and technical specifications of first ever Electric Multiple Unit (EMU) rolling stock for the rail project.