Bellstech has two governing boards—The board of trustees and the governing council. Through their complementary efforts, the two boards perform the essential roles ordinarily associated with a board of trustees, while helping to shape the University’s agenda, inquiring into the quality and progress of its activities, and assuring that Bells remains true to its mission.
The President & Chairman, Board of Trustees
Rev(Dr) Wilson A.Badejo
Professor Peter Okebukola, OFR
B.Ed.; M.Ed. (Ibadan); Ph.D (Cantab)
Senator Dr. (Mrs.) Iyabo Obasanjo-Bello
DVM (Ibadan); M.Sc. (California); Ph.D (Ithaca)
Professor Bart Nnaji, FAS, FAENG, CON, NNOM is the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of the Governing Council as well as a member of Board of Trustees, Bells University of Technology, Ota. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics at St John’s University, New York, USA and then proceeded to the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University for his Masters and PhD in Engineering. He also obtained a Post Doctorate Certificate in Artificial Intelligence and Robotics from Massachusetts Institute Of Technology, (MIT) and is also a full Professor of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering. He is a renowned researcher with focus on three major topics: Computer Aided Design, Robotics and Computer Aided Engineering. Professor Nnaji created the term Geometric Reasoning, the idea that most things we operate have a geometric configuration. He is also credited as one of the innovators of the E-design concept, where product design Engineers can work from remote locations collaboratively to design, assemble and test the same product, using the computer and internet/World Wide Web. Professor Nnaji is a seasoned technocrat. He served as Federal Minister of Science and Technology, Special Adviser to the President on Power, and Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Power. He was also one time Nigeria’s Minister of Power. Professor Nnaji founded Geometric Power, Nigeria’s first indigenous-owned power development company, and also developed the Aba INTEGRATED Power Project (Aba IPP).
Mallam Dahiru Muhammad, FCIB, is a member of the Governing Council, Bells University of Technology, Ota. He is a renowned Economist with a B.Sc (Hons.) degree from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and M.A (Econs) from Vanderbilt University, USA. He worked as a Lecturer in several reputable Universities and then joined the Bank of the North Ltd. as an Area Manager and rose to the position of Assistant General Manager. He was the MD/CEO of New Africa Merchant Bank. He is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Bankers, Nigeria (FCIB) and also a fellow of the African-American Institute, New York, U.S.A.
Professor Olufemi A. Bamiro, FNSE, is a member of the Governing Council, Bells University of Technology, Ota. He has a B.Sc. (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Nottingham, and a Ph.D. from McGill University, Canada. He is a Professor of Mechanical Engineering and a former Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ibadan, Nigeria. Professor Bamiro is a registered Engineer, a recognized expert in issues relating to Science and Technology Policy, Higher Education, Entrepreneurship Studies, and Information Technology. He also has several publications on micromechanics and technology development in local and international journals.
Mrs. Jacquiline W. Farris, is a member of the Governing Council, Bells University, of Technology. She has a B.A. degree in Political Science and Urban Development from Michigan State University. Mrs. Farris has served as Director General of the Shehu Musa Yar’Adua Foundation since inception and is responsible for the administration and coordination of the Foundation’s programmes and projects. Mrs. Farris serves on several advisory Boards and steering committees including Abuja Literary Society; Abuja Technology Village and Abuja Technology Village Foundation.
Professor Suleiman E. Bogoro, is a member of the Governing Council, Bells University of Technology, Ota. He graduated from the University of Maiduguri where he studied Agriculture. He obtained a Master Degree in Animal Science from ABU, Zaria and a Ph.D in Animal Science at the Federal University of Technology, now Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU) Bauchi. He is a Professor of Animal Science (specialising in Biochemistry and Ruminant Nutrition). Professor Bogoro was currently reappointed as the Executive Secretary of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND). He is a leader on the pioneer Council of the Think Tank for Translating Research to Innovations, Strategies, Evidence for Policy and National Development created by the University of Ibadan Research Foundation. He is a prolific researcher, with numerous publications in international and local journals, whose versatility has also been projected through his consultancy and management of international, national and regional projects supported by the World Bank, UNDP, USAID, DFID, IPCR, OSIWA, NDI, FHI, NACA, and IFES.
Chief ‘Seun Akinbiyi, SAN, is a member of the Governing Council, Bells University of Technology, Ota. He is a legal practitioner with an LL.B (Hons.) degree from the University of Ibadan. He also has B.Sc (Hons) in Economics from the University of Lagos and an M.Sc (Econs) from the University of Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University). Chief Akinbiyi is the CEO at Seun Akinbiyi & CO Legal Practitioners Sango-Ota, Ogun State.
Ambassador Jonathan Oluwole Coker, OON, is a member of the Governing Council, Bells University of Technology, Ota. He is an alumni of the University of Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University – OAU), Ile-Ife with B.A (Hons) French. He attended Institutos Mangold, Madrid, Spain and University of Madrid, Spain and is also an alumni of the University of Paris, Sorbonne, France and the Polytechnic of Central London, Red Lion Square, Holborn, United Kingdom. Ambassador Coker has served as Head of Chancery and Ambassador in the following Countries: Embassy of Nigeria, Conakry, Guinea, Permanent Mission of Nigeria to the United Nations office in Geneva, Switzerland, Embassy of Nigeria, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Ambassador of Nigeria to Cote D’Ivoire, Abidjan, Ambassador of Nigeria to China, Vietnam and Mongolia. He also sits on the board of Intoljpi Environ Management Systems, for Integrated Waste, Health and Environmental Management.
Ambassador Coker has received several honours within and outside Nigeria and speaks many International languages which include: English, Spanish, French (Working Languages), Portuguese, German (Writes and Understands) Yoruba (Mother tongue) and Hausa (second Nigeria Language).
Dr. Waheed Adetunji Olanloye, is a member of the Governing Council, Bells University of Technology, Ota. He graduated from the University of Ibadan where he studied Geography B.Ed (Hons), as well as Masters and PhD in Educational Evaluation. Dr. Olanloye is a Director of Education, Department of Primary and Higher Education, Ogun State Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Abeokuta.
Alhaji Ahmed Mohammed Joda, CFR, OFR, CON
PRO-CHANCELLOR AND CHAIRMAN OF COUNCI
Chief (Dr.) Kola B. Jamodu, CFR, OFR
Professor Jeremiah Oludele Ojediran
B.Sc. (Ibadan); M.Sc. (Cranfield); Ph.D (Ibadan); R. E. (COREN); MSNE
Professor Olubukola O. Kuforiji
B.Sc.; M.Phil. (Lagos); Ph.D (Ibadan); fNSM
Mr. Lamidi Sunmonu Tafa
B.Ed. (Ibadan); MPA. (Lagos); AMNIM
Mr. Sina Omotayo Adepoju
B.Sc. (Ilorin); MBA (Ago-Iwoye); M.Sc. (Leeds); FCA
Sina Adepoju was born in Nov, 1962 at Odosenbora in Ijebu North East local government area of Ogun State. He had his elementary education at Ibadan and then proceeded to Ilugun Central Academy, Ibido – Odosenbora for his secondary education. He was at Ogun state College of Education Ijebu Ode between 1981 and 1984 and later University of Ilorin (1987 to 91) for NCE and Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics Education respectively. In 2009, he was at the Leeds City University for Master’s degree in Contemporary accounting.
Adepoju Sina O is not only a trained teacher; he is also a professional Accountant, a Chartered Stock Broker and a seasoned Administrator. He is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), A Registered Stock Broker of the Nigeria Stock Exchange, Lagos and a graduate member of the Institute of Stock Brokers of Nigeria.
He thought in several Secondary Schools in old Oyo and Ogun State between 1985 and 1993 before joining the services of Ogun State University Ago Iwoye (now Olabisi Onabanjo University) as Principal Accountant in the Bursary Department. He rose through the ranks to become Deputy Bursar and acted for more than two years as the Bursar of the Institution.
In 2006, he was appointed Bursar, Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro . At Ilaro he turned around the fortune of the Department and that of the Polytechnic through sound financial and management of human and material resources. By 2016 when he was leaving the Institution, he was able to motivate over forty members of the Department to be Professionally qualified.
He joined the services of Bells University of Technology, Ota, on 1st August, 2016 as Bursar.
He has attended several professional courses and trainings locally and internationally , some of which are Galilee Institute in Israel for a course in Management of higher Institutions, Multimedia University, Malaysia, on Optimizing Revenue as an Education Institution and National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies for a one month programme on Policy Strategies and Leadership Course.
Sina Omotayo Adepoju is also a community man. He is a Rotarian, a member of several Social Clubs and an Otunba of some Kingdoms in ijebu land. He is also the Balogun Ijo of Christ Anglican Church, Odosenbora in Ijebu North East Local Government Area.
He is widely travelled, courtesy of Amity Club, Rotary Club, BURSCON and the Association of Federal Bursars. He was in China, Malaysia, United Kingdom, United States of America, Spain, Canada, Ghana, Togo and Benin Republic to mention but few.
Rotn Adepoju Sina is married to Chief (Mrs.) Adebisi Abosede Adepoju and blessed with children
Dr. Clement O. Omagbemi
B.A.; M.LS. (Ibadan); Ph.D (BU, Ilishan-Remo); CLN
COLLEGE OF NATURAL AND APPLIED SCIENCES
Professor Gbadebo J. Osemeobo
B.Sc.; M.Sc.; Ph.D (Ibadan)
COLLEGE OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES
Professor James I. Ighalo
B.Sc. (Portsmouth); M.A. (Sheffield): Ph.D (Cambridge)
COLLEGE OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCES
B.Sc.; Msc.; Ph.D ()
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING
Dr. Adeoye O. Ojo
B.Sc.; Ph.D (Wales)
Professor Violette N. Atasie
B.Sc.; M.Sc.; Ph.D (Lagos)
Dr. Esther Abam
B.sc.; M.sc.; Ph.D ()
Dr. Ngozi U. Arisa
B.Tech., (Owerri); M.Sc.; Ph.D (Ibadan)
CENTRE FOR FOUNDATION EDUCATION
Dr. Francis T. Cheo
B.A (Yaounde); M.A., Ph.D (Ibadan)
Dr. Caroline I. Anyako
HND (Enugu); PGD (Enugu); M.Sc; Ph.D (Awka)
INDUSTRIAL TRAINING COORDINATING UNIT
Mr. Joseph O. Oyedeji
B.Sc. (Ife); M.Sc. (Birmingham)
I.C.T. RESOURCE CENTRE
Dr Morakinyo k. Onifade
B.Sc (uniben) phd( )