ACG Talabi bows out, Olakunle Osisanya Assumes office as the new ACG Zonal Coordinator Zone A, Ikeja.Adunni Adetola
The newly deployed ACG, Olakunle Gabriel Osisanya FDC, has resumed duties as the ACG zonal coordinator, zone A Ikeja Lagos. He has worked in several formations in commands and SHQ Abuja.
The Assistant Comptroller General OG Osisanya was born in Lagos on the 15th of January 1964. He hails from Iperu in Ikenne Local Government Area of Ogun State.
He had his elementary education at the Poly Staff School Ibadan in 1975 and secondary education at the Federal Government College, Ikoyi Ekpene in 1980. He proceeded to Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife where he bagged a Bachelor of Science (BSc) Geography.
He also had his Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration, University of Abuja in 2004 and Master of Business Administration (MBA) in 2008 at the same university.
ACG Kunle Osisanya joined the Nigeria Immigration Service on the 4th January 1988 and was commissioned as a member of the 19 Basic Course of the Nigeria Immigration Training School, Kano.
He served as the Assistant Comptroller General of Immigration (General Services) at the NIS Service Headquarters, Abuja before his present posting as ACG/Zonal Coordinator, ZONE “A” Headquarters, Ikeja, Lagos.
Previously, he served in Borno, Kwara, Niger and the SHQ. His previous commands were CIS in charge Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Visa Policy, and Ogun State. He was the NIS Team Leader, PPTS Intervention /Roll-out to Lebanon, Syria, USA and Egypt in 2010 – 2012.
ACG Osisanya was also the Nigeria Immigration Service Representative, Christian Pilgrimage Security Sub-Committee to Israel in 2012. He was Seconded to United Nation Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) as Advisor to Liberia Immigration Service from 2013 – 2016. He was NIS Reform Champion on the ease of doing business in 2016 – 2018.
He has done presentations on NIS Reform both locally and internationally (Vienna, Zurich etc.)
ACG Kunle Osisanya FDC, is the recipient of several awards these include Letter of Appreciation by the UNMIL Police Commissioner in Liberia in 2016.
He was awarded Comptroller General of Immigration Merit Award (Distinguished) in 2017.
In addition, he was also given the presidential Impact Award on ease on doing business in Nigeria between 2016 – 2017 by the Vice President, Yemi Osibanjo on behalf of the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC). He is a proud Member of Nigeria Institute of Management (MNIM).
ACG Olakunle Gabriel Osisanya is a Distinguished Fellow of the National Defence College Nigeria, Course 27. He is happily married and blessed with children.