Alhaji Umar Bolaji Jimada
Alhaji Umar Bolaji Jimada is a non-executive Director of the Company. A 1981 graduate of English from the Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, he is a seasoned administrator and technocrat. He held various positions in the Kwara State Governor’s office from 1982 where he was at different times, the Information Officer and the Administrative Officer in the Governor’s office and Cabinet Department respectively.
In 1989 he moved to the Kwara State Utility Board as a Principal Assistant Secretary and rose to the position of Acting General Manager, Administration and Secretary to the Board of Kwara State Water Corporation, an off-shoot of the Kwara State Utility Board, in 1992.
He has served in various ad hoc Committees including serving in 1999 as Chairman of a Task Force on the Implementation of Special Local Government projects to rehabilitate broken down rural water projects, schools and cottage hospitals, in Kwara State.
He has been engaged in private business since August 1996 and is currently involved in the running of the Aweba Fertilizer and Chemical Company, as well as the Elite Garage and Automobiles Limited.