Director, Environmental Health Services

Mr. Abdullai Yusau Olawale (DEHS)

Sanitarian ABDULLAI, Yusau Olawale is presently Director, Environmental Health Services (PHCB). He was born on 24th April 1969, at Epe General Hospital, Lagos State. He is married with children.

He attended St. Micheal Anglican Primary School, Popo Oba, Epe- Lagos State between 1975-1981.

Alaro High School, Iraye-Oke between 1981-1986.

He proceeded to the School of Health Technology [now College of Health Technology] Harvey Road, Yaba- Lagos where he obtained an HND in Environmental Health between 1988-1991.

He went to Houdegbe North American University, Benin between 2007-2009 where he bagged his B.Sc in Environmental Health, and later acquired a Postgraduate Diploma in Public Administration from the University of Calabar.

Sanitarian Abdullai, Y. O completed his Master’s program in Environmental Management at Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho in year 2014.

He was employed by the Lagos State Local Government Service Commission on 5th December 1991 as a Health Superintendent.

He worked in various Local Governments both as a subordinate and as Head of the Department of Environmental Health Services before he was deployed to Lagos State Primary Health Care Board in the year 2017.

Sanitarian Abdullai, Y. O was appointed as Director, of Environmental Health Services in May, 2023.  

He is a Licensed member of  Environmental Health Officers’ Association of Nigeria [EHOAN] Lagos State chapter and the Medical & Health Workers Union, Lagos State.  He loves reading, mentoring, and meeting people.