November 3, 2011
Roads Nigeria Plc. has notified The Exchange of the appointments of Engineer (Dr.) Olubunmi O. Peters as a Director on its Board, and Mr. D. Akinola Dosu as its Company Secretary, effective March 24, 2011.
Engineer Peters is a graduate of Civil Engineering from the University of Texas at El Paso, Texas in 1977. He has been engaged in the Planning, Design, Development, Construction, Maintenance and Management of expansive network of road infrastructure over the 34 years of his professional career. He is a chartered Engineer of COREN standing and a fellow of the Nigerian Society of Engineers. He established himself as a good manager of human and material resources over his consistent and uninterrupted professional life. He rose to the pinnacle of his career in the Nigerian Civil Service and served on two independent occasions as the Managing Director / Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Roads Maintenance Agency (FERMA) in 2003 to 2004 and 2006 to 2009 respectively. Peters is now a business man and manages a conglomerate of business enterprise and sits on the Board of Trustees of Shaw University, North Carolina, USA. He is 57 years old and married with children.
Mr. Dosu, was born on 27th April, 1948 and married with three children. He graduated from Yaba College of Technology; Lagos where he obtained the National Diploma (HND) in Business Administration in 1978. He qualified as a Chartered Secretary in 1978 and became a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, London in 2008. His professional career in secretarial practice and administration spanned over 30 years, and until this appointment he has worked as a Chartered Secretary in a Secretarial firm called Harban Services Limited (1980–1986), Deputy Group company secretary in Mondola Group (1987-19992) and Chartered Secretary in Akinsec Nominees Limited (1093-2010).