Engr. Muminu Adekunle Badmus

Managing Director/CEO 

Engr. Muminu Badmus is a highly proficient Mechanical Engineer who is a thirty-year veteran of the engineering profession. He is a Graduate of Mechanical Engineering from the University of the District of Columbia, Washington DC, and also holds a Post Graduate Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Howard University, Washington DC.

He was a Manager in Sewer Construction and Repair in DC Water, and Manager, construction projects in DC water. He was also the Programme Manager, Sewer Pumping Branch in DC Water and Project manager, Water and Sewer Authority, Washington DC. He later served in the Prince William County Government as VA Engineer.

Based on his professional antecedent as a thorough bred professional, Engr Muminu Badmus was appointed in 2015 as the Group Managing Director of the Lagos Water Corporation. Since assumption of duty in LWC, he has introduced some innovation towards ensuring good service delivery in water production in Lagos State. He is also championing the organization’s efforts to develop and implement a plan that will restore high production capacity, bridge the water demand gap, improve service delivery, and build customer trust in the State’s water utility.

Engr. Badmus is a member of various professional bodies including the American Society of Civil Engineers, the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, and Water Environmental Federation among others. He has equally authored and presented several papers at national and international conferences.

Engr. Deji Johnson
Chief Operating Officer

Engineer Johnson joined the Corporation in June 2012 as Executive Director in charge of Operations. He qualified in the United Kingdom with both Mechanical Engineering and Production Engineering Degrees.

He spent two decades working for Thames Water Utilities in the United Kingdom.



Mr. Ibrahim Aro

Head, Internal Audit

Mr. Aro holds Higher National Diploma in Accounting and Finance from the Lagos State Polytechnic, Isolo Lagos. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant in November 2002. A well grounded Accountant who joined the Corporation in 1991, he has worked and garnered experience in both public and private sectors.

He has worked in the Commercial Department, Finance and Accounts Department, Projects Account, before moving to the Audit Department in January 2009 as the Assistant General Manager (Audit) Department. He is currently the Head, Internal Audit

Mr. Michael Oyeyinka Ajose 

Head, Sales & Commercial

Mr. Michael Oyeyinka Ajose holds a Bsc degree in Biochemistry from the Lagos State University, and Msc in Biochemistry from the University of Lagos, PGD in Computer Science from University of Lagos, MBA in Marketing from University of Lagos and PGD in HSSE from University of Lagos.  He is an Associate member of Nigerian Institute of Management and also a member of Nigerian Water Supply Association.

Mr. Ajose has a wide experience in Commercial management from both local and international training. Mr. Ajose has a wealth of experience in Water Utility organisation as he has been working in the Corporation for over two decades.

He has served in various capacities in the Corporation which includes Commercial Liaison Officer, Zonal Commercial Manager, Area Secretary, Area Manager, District Commercial Manager and Regional Business Manager.

He is presently the Head of the Sales & Commercial Department.




Mr. Sheriff Akinpelu
Head, Admin & Human Resources

Mr. Sheriff Akinpelu holds Bachelor of Arts in History from the Lagos State University (1990), and in 1994, he obtained a Postgraduate degree in Public Relations from the Nigerian Institute of Journalism (NIJ). He also holds a Postgraduate degree in Public Affairs from the Administrative Staff College of Nigeria (ASCON), with specialisation in Public Enterprises Management (2008).

He joined Lagos Water Corporation in the year 1992 and worked as the District Manager of Ogudu Zone from the year 2009 to 2012. From 2012 to 2016, Akinpelu served as the District Manager of Ikeja Zone before he was eventually transferred to the Head Office in Ijora.

He is currently the Head of the Admin & HR Department.