Posted by Admin on January 17, 2018

Balogun Justina
EXCO member, FISON

Equipped with sufficient qualification, Mrs. Justina Balogun kick-started her working career at the Fisheries Department of Dangote Group of Companies from where she later gained employment with the Lagos State Government in 2000. She was posted to the Fisheries Department of the Lagos State Ministry of Agriculture as Fisheries Officer from where she has since risen to the post of Chief Fisheries Officer. She was later deployed to the Lagos State Agricultural Development Authority (LSADA) Oko-Oba, Agege as Subject Matter Specialist, Women In Agriculture (WIA). She is currently the Head of Women in Agriculture and Nutrition sub-component at LSADA.

She has been trained and empowered in various skills in Agriculture, Nutrition and Health, Processing Fisheries and Gender Equality. She is an individual with excellent interpersonal relations skill coupled with mobilization and leadership prowess with high initiative, creativity and versatility. She is a dynamic and self motivated individual, possess of good organizational skills with strong analytical and communication skills.
She is a member of the Third World Organization for women in science, Strada Costeira, Italy (TWOWS). An active member of Fisheries Society of Nigeria at both State and National level, she is the National Treasurer of Fisheries Society of Nigeria.

She is a devoted Christian and a Minister of God. Her quest to serve God made her to proceed to Redeemer’s Bible College to obtain Post-Graduate in Theology in the year 1998. Justina who enjoys reading is married to Mr. Olusola Balogun and they are blessed with children.