Barr. Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu

Minister of Communications

Barr. Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu was sworn in as the Honourable Minister for Communication, by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday 11th November, 2015. Barrister Abdul Raheem Adebayo Shittu is a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State. The former governorship candidate for the Congress for Progressive Change(CPC).


  1. L.A. Primary School, Chinderi, Volta Region, Ghana. 1960 - 1965.
  2. L.A. Middle School, Chinderi, Volta Region, Ghana 1965 - 1969.
  3. Baptist High School, Shaki, Oyo State, Nigeria 1970 - 1973.
  4. First degree in law(LL.B) at the University of Ife, now Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife 1974 - 1978.
  5. Nigerian Law School, Victoria Island, Lagos 1978 - 1979.
  6. Call to the Nigerian Bar 1979.


  1. Barr. Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu participated in the writing of the policy papers, which became the guiding light for UPN governments in their various states of the South West when eventually they came to power.
  2. Barr. Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu have written 13 books for the period of about 15 years Barr.
  3. Barr. Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu contested and won election into the Oyo State House of Assembly. Thus, at the age of 26, he became the youngest Honourable Member of the Oyo State House of Assembly in the Second Republic As an honorable of the house of Assembly
  4. Barr. Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu made quality representation as well as valuable contributions which made him a man to be reckoned with at the floor.

Important Dates for Conference Papers

Federal University of Technology Owerri
PMB,Owerri, 1526, Ihiagwa, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria
P: +234-810 0495399

The Venue

NIGERCON 2017 is going to be held in Owerri in one of the prestigious university in the country the Federal University of Technology, Owerri in November, 2017. The Conference will last for 4 days from the 7th to the 10th of November, 2017. The University is situated 30 minutes from Sam Mbagwe Airport which will ease logistic of participant from other part of Africa. The city of Owerri is very peaceful with a lot of attraction that will be of interest to visiting delegates.

IEEE Nigercon 2017 Hotels

SELECTED HOTELS (Very close to FUTO) with Manger's contacts

  • FUTO Guest House, Federal University of Technology Owerri
    Phone: 0803 4211 864
  • LOBIC MERIDAN HOTEL , Port-Harcourt Rd, New Owerri, Owerri, Imo State
    Phone: 07036493163 , 0703 128 2868
    Price: N8,000 Per Night.
  • G.TOWER HOTEL, Address: Plot SH/2, Commercial District 'G' Owerri, Port Hartcourt Road, New Owerri, Owerri, By City global hotel, Owerri.
    Phone: 08038752924
    Price: N8,000 Per Night.
  • CITY GLOBAL HOTEL, Port-Harcourt Road, Owerri, Imo State
    Price: N8,000 Per Night.
    Phone: 08144437102
  • De Legend Hotel
    Address: Achike Udenwa Ave, New Owerri, Owerri
    Phone: 0703 107 8121
    Price: N8, 000

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