Hon Yusuf Sulaimon Lasun

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Honourable Yusuf Sulaimon Lasun was born in the 60s. He is an indigene of Ilobu in Osun State. He had his primary and secondary education in Osun State before he gained admission into University of Ibadan where he studied Mechanical Engineering. He went further to obtain Masters in Tech. Management.

Honourable Yusuf Sulaimon Lasun is a grassroot politician in Osun State. He was appointed as the chairman of Osun State Capital Territory Development Authority, a body established by law with a mandate to facilitate the urban growth of Osogbo and neighbouring towns by the Executive Governor of Osun State Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola.

In 2011, he ran for a legislative seat in the 7th National Assembly as the representative of the Irepodun/Olurunda/Osogbo/Orolu Federal Constituency. He won on the then platform of Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN), which morphed into the All Progressives Congress (APC) with other parties in the run-up to the 2015 general elections in Nigeria. He was appointed Deputy Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Water Resources by the then Speaker, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal. He was also a member of the Constitutional Review Committee.

In the 2015 elections, he contested again for the same legislative seat under the Platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and won to represent constituency at the Lower Chamber of the National Assembly.

Honourable Yusuf Sulaimon Lasun is now the Deputy Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives and has so far explored such a high position to impact on the lives of his constituents in various ways.