8 - 10 September 2020 | 10:00 - 18:00 Daily

Landmark Center, Lagos-Nigeria


Speaker Name

James O. Obakpolor

Social Development Dept

Ministry of Budget & National Planning, Abuja

James O. Obakpolor is an experienced Development Planning Officer from Abuja, and on the SDGs desk at the Ministry of Budget and National Planning.

The Speaker is a graduate of Economics, and also holds Postgraduate Diplomas in the Management Sciences. He was recognized by the NYSC Governing Board in Lagos State for exhibiting outstanding leadership qualities in his national service.

He served among sector team members that produced Nigeria’s medium and long term plans. The Plans are coordinated by the Ministry to provide the strategic roadmap for building world class infrastructures to guarantee sustainable growth and development in line with SDGs 9 and 17.

The presenter seeks to project and promote the beneficial synergy among stakeholders, while showcasing its huge public-private partnership openings and business opportunities for housing and other infrastructure development prospects, as the plans seeks to address an estimated 17 million unit housing deficit, among others.