MR. OGABI Olajide Adeshina was born on 19th July, 1970 at Iworo – Badagry, Lagos State. He is a native of Badagry Local Government Area of Lagos State. He had his Secondary Education at Unity Grammar School, Ikare, Ojo, Lagos from 1983 – 1989 before enlisted into the Lagos State Fire Service in 1992 as a Recruit Fireman on GL. 04 and successfully completed the Basic Professional Firefighting Courses.
He obtained West African Examination Certificate in 1989, Advanced Professional Certificate in Fireman Competency at the National Fire Academy, Lagos.
While in service, he later gained admission into the Lagos State University, Ojo where he bagged Bachelor of Science (Hons.) in Industrial Relations and Personnel Management in 2009.
Before then, he had obtained his Advanced Professional Certificate in Fireman Competency at the National Fire Academy, Lagos. Ogabi also attended several emergency management courses among which are Seminars, Workshops, Symposiums etc while also served in several (Inter) Ministerial Committees.
Herose to the post of Assistant Chief Fire Officer (ACFO)in January, 2018 after heading key assignments in Firefighting, Rescue, Fire Prevention and Inspection among which are recommending Provisional Approval for citing of Petroleum Filling Stations, High-rise and Public Buildings as well as ensuring Fire Safety Compliance of same. He distinguished himself with his diligence and outstanding performances as one of the promising Officers, the Service rely on in Fire Prevention and Inspection.
Ogabibelongs to membership of Fire Protection Association of Nigeria, Military, Police and Para-Military Public Relations Officers’ Forum with quite accolades in his honour. He was appointed Head, Fire Prevention of the Lagos State Fire Service in May 2018.
He is noted for his gentle approach to issues, humility and purposeful commitments. His hobbies include Reading and Swimming. He is happily married with children.
Official phone number- 08150901994, WhatsApp number- 08034735645