Hon. Bonu Solomon Saanu

DATE OF BIRTH: 16th June, 1972

  • 2023 PhD, Political Science, Atlantic International University, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America
  • 2006 Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Political Science, University of Lagos, Akoka
  • 2000 Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Political Science, Lagos State University, Ojo
  • 1995 Senior Secondary School Certificate,Badagry Grammar School, Lagos State
  • 1990 First School Leaving Certificates, Methodist Primary School Badagry
  • June 2023 – Till date: Honorable Member representing Badagry Constituency I at Lagos State House of Assembly.
  • Aug. 2019 – 2022: Lagos State Executive Cabinet Member, The Special Adviser on Tourism, Arts and Culture.
  • 2016-2019: Head of Department / Lecturer in Political Science Lagos State University Foundation, Topo/Ascon Road, Badagry, Lagos.
  • 2011-2014: Assist. Lecturer in Pol. Science & Public Administration University of Wenniba, Accra. Ghana-Lagos Annex.
  • Jan. 2010-2016 Senior Instructor, Citizenship and Leadership Training Centre (C & LCT)Sea School, Federal Ministry of Youth Development, Nigeria
  • 2004 – 2019 Assistant Lecturer, Lagos State University Nigeria, External.
  • Head, Department of Government and Politics, LASU Foundation Badagry Campus, Lagos State University.
  • Chairman, Community Development Association [CDA], Atinporome, Badagry
  • Member,, Nigeria Political Science Association.
  • Member, International Peace and Conflict Association, 2004 till date
  • Member Midwest Political Association. Chicago, United State of America.
  • Member, Action Congress
  • Member, All Progressive Congress (APC)
  • Secretary Gbaji Asheri Hulenu Youth Movement. 1999-2005
  • Treasurer, National Association of Political Science Students.
  • National Association of Badagry Students NABAS LASU Chapter
  • 149 Battalion Officers Mess. Member 2003- date
  • Member, International Political Science Association IPSA 2005-Date
  • Member, International Conflict and Peace Association 2006-Date.
  • The CRD Annual Research Training Workshop (Damina School), held at Kano from15th – 29th August, 2004 Democratization and Economic Reform Process
  • Women Refugee Commission Livelihoods Workshop, Organized by Department of Women Refugee commission, USA, in Accra, 2009 – Participant
  • The Effect of Ethnic Conflict on Women and Children: Prevention and Management Challenge before Nigerian Women. Lagos
  • Local Government Administration and the challenges of Rural Development in Nigeria. Local government commission Lagos State.
  • Dancing with the Dragon; A Political Economy of Chinese Road Construction in Lagos, by Solomon Saanu Bonu and Tobi Oshodi. Book of Abstracts on Transport, Environment and Integrated National Development. 53rd Annual Conference of the Association of Nigerian Geographers. Department of Geography and Planning, Faculty of Social Sciences, Lagos State University.2012
  • Public Service Reform in Nigeria: An overview of Obasanjo/Atiku Administration, 1999-2007, by Prof. Segun Banjo and Solomon Saanu Bonu. In Public Administration Training and Development in Africa: Competencies for Development Management. Edited by Prof. Shikha Vyas-Doorgapersad. The published by Taylor and Francis. South Africa. 2013;
    and so many others.