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Engineer Tajudeen Olatoke Olanipekun, Head, Roads and Infrastructure Department, Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA) is a graduate of Civil Engineering from the University of Benin. His post graduate study was at the School of Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Minna, where he obtained Masters in Structural Engineering (M.Eng.) He also attended the University of Kent, Canterbury, UK for post graduate studies, where he obtained Masters in Management Sciences and Engineering (M.Sc) .
He joined Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority in 2005 as a Road Specialist, and later became a Senior Specialist in the Roads Department of the Organization.
He is presently the Head of the Directorate of Roads and Infrastructure.
Engr Olanipekun is also a Fellow of the Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineers (FNICE); Member of the Nigerian Society of Engineers, (MNSE); Member of the Chartered Institute of Highways and Transportation (MCIHT); Member Institution for Operations Research and Management Sciences (MINFORMS) ; Member Association of Constraint Programming (MACP), Member, American Society of Civil Engineers, (MASCE) and a COREN Registered Engineer.
He is presently responsible for the management of effective supervision, construction and monitoring of Lagos State Government/IDA funded Roads and Infrastructure Development Program for LAMATA.