Born 10th of April 1976
Until his coronation as King Elegushi of Ikateland on 27th of April 2010, – the youngest Lagos monarch at the time – Oba S. A. Elegushi served Lagos State under the Bola Tinubu administration and consequently that of Mr. Babatunde Fashola as Senior Special Assistant in-charge of Special duties, Lagos State, Nigeria.
Gender: Male Marital Status
Name of Spouse Olori Sekinat Aramide Elegushi , Olori Hadiza Yakasai Elegushi
State of Origin: Lagos
Father’s Name Oba Yekini Elegushi
Father’s Status Deceased
Mother’s Status N/A
Profession Royal Father
Working Experience Administrator: Business Development & Strategy: Elegushi Property Investment Company (2000-2002) Duties: Development of Business Development Strategies for the Company Evaluation of Business Development Strategies Sector forecasting with respect to the Lekki-Epe (Lagos East) real estate market Supervision of the Real Estate Marketing Unit of the Department of Business Development & Strategy Special Assistant To The Governor Of Lagos State, Lagos, Nigeria (2003-2007) Duties: Administration of the Office of the Governor of Lagos State Processing of vital correspondences of government Preparation of Executive Summaries from critical Policy Document for the Governor of Lagos State Tracking of critical Policy Documents in the Governor’s Office Monitoring of Policy Implementation and Compliance Senior Special Assistant (Special Programmes/Duties) To The Governor Of Lagos State, Nigeria (June 2007 To Date) DUTIES DUTIES: Administration of relations between the Office of the Governor and existing as well as prospective partners on the government’s Private Public Partnership (PPP) initiative Monitoring of processes and execution of public sector projects Issuing of internal advisories to the Governor of Lagos State on critical public services Review of on-going programmes of government Previous Appointments:
Oba Saheed Ademola Elegushi has worked in several sectors and has garnered years of experience as a distinguished Professional, Politician, Public Servant, Business Tycoon, Philanthropist and respected figure in Nigeria’s secular society/social circuit.
King Saheed Elegushi attended Methodist Boys High School, Lagos, from 1988 to 1994 and in 1995; he obtained admission to study at his Alma Mater, Lagos State University, Ojo, graduating with a Bachelor of Science Degree (B. Sc.) and a Master’s Degree both in Economics. In the year 2008, HRM Saheed Ademola Elegushi proceeded to University of Manchester, United Kingdom, where he obtained another Master’s degree in Public Administration.
Patron of International Women’s Society, Chairman of Africa Fashion Week, Nigeria and staunch promoter of academic excellence and citadels.
His Majesty, Ademola Elegushi is fond of saying: “kindness is not kindness if you expect a reward.
Oba Yekini Elegushi Road Eti Osa, Lekki, Expressway, 105102, Lagos
Therefore, It is no accident why His Royal Majesty, Oba Saheed Ademola Elegushi (Kusenla III) is referred to as the modern Soul of Ikateland and the new lion of Eti-Osa.