Our Staff

  Professor Olanrewaju Fagbohun

Professor OlanrewajuFagbohun - is currently the Vice Chancellor of the Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo. Until his appointment he was the Executive Director of ELRI. Presently, he is on leave of absence from ELRI.. He was formerly co-cordinator of the Environmental Law and Allied Disciplines of the Centre for Environment and Science Education of the Lagos State University; Member, National Work Group for the Streamlining of Environmental Laws in Nigeria and Development of Environmental Law and Policy Curriculum for Nigerian Universities; and Member, Expert Group for the Development of Climate Change Policy and Legislation for Nigeria. Professor Fagbohun has published extensively in local and international journals, and frequently acts as consultant and advisor to state governments, international development agencies and corporate bodies on issues relating to sustainable development and environmental protection. His latest work is: The Law of Oil Pollution and Environmental Restoration: A Comparative Review..

  Ms. Bunmi Moses - Program Director

Ms Moses holds a degree in law LLB (Hons.). She also holds an Advanced Diploma in Commercial Law & Practice; Advanced Diploma in Office Management, and a Diploma in Secretarial Studies & Administration. Her professional career started with the British Council Nigeria.  She frequently, conceptualized, designed, and implemented empowerment programs using innovative, participatory, and culturally sensitive approaches. 

Her professional excellence saw her Governance & Youth Officer portfolio to the successful management and delivery of some key projects which includes, the first summit on “The role of effective taxation in a sustainable development in Lagos State, a two day forum on women political participation – within the six south western states of Nigeria; Corporate Governance & Social Responsibility training for key stakeholders  in collaboration with UNIC, UK International Business Leaders Forum, NEPAD, Standards Organization of Nigeria, Lagos Business School (Pan African University) and Celtel Nigeria (now Zain); Coordinated capacity building training for NGOS in South East, Nigeria and also the reception for Princess Anne visit to Nigeria. She elected to take early retirement 0n November 16, 2007 having served (16) years and joined the Environmental Law Research Institute as the Programme Director.

  Ebere Akwuebu - Program Manager

Ebere holds an LL.B (Hons) from the Lagos State University, Lagos State and has a certificate in International Environmental Law.  She obtained her Bachelors –at – Law (B.L) at the Nigeria Law School, Lagos.

Prior to qualification as a Lawyer, Ebere worked with 4th Generation Computers an IT based Human Resources provided as Head of Department, Training. She is a member of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Legal Defence and Assistance Project (LEDAP), and also an accredited member of the Corporate Affairs Commission of Nigeria (CAC).

Ebere has over 5 five years experience of working with nongovernmental organization. She is a strong advocate for the human rights of women and children. Before joining ELRI, she worked with the West African NGO Network (Wangonet) as the Administrative Officer Projects.

Ebere has attended a number of empowerment programs and capacity building trainings on Alternative Dispute Resolution, Human Rights Litigation and Project Management (PMP).

  Aghogho Aganbi – Project Assistant

Aghogho Aganbi holds a first degree in Chemical Engineering (B.Eng Hons) 2008 from Igbinedion University Okada. She went further to obtain a master’s degree (MSc) 2011 in Environmental and Resource Engineering from the University of Nottingham. She is an associate member of the Institute of Strategic Management in Nigeria.
She is passionate about issues regarding the environment and its impact in Nigeria; as a result, joined ELRI as the Project Assistant.

  Rotimi Taiwo

Rotimi Taiwo got his L.L.B from the University of Benin and was subsequently called to the Nigerian Bar, He also holds Diplomain Law and a Certificate from the Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM).

Rotimi is a member of Nigerian Bar Association An accredited member of Corporate Affairs Commission

A graduate member of Nigerian insttitute of Management

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