Director, Information and Communication Technology

Director, Information and Communication Technology

Mr. Idowu Afe

Mr. Idowu Afe is the Director of ICT Department at the Ministry of Science and Technology. He has an MSc in Engineering Analysis and BSc in Mathematics and Statistics from the University of Lagos, Nigeria. His prior government appointments include Director ICT, Office of Head of Civil Service of the Federation (Feb 2016 – Oct 2017), Director, Service Delivery & Reform, Office of Head of Civil Service of the Federation (Jan 2015 – Feb 2016) and Director ICT,  Federal Civil Service Commission (May 2013 – Oct 2014).

Prior to joining the public service, he worked with the private sector where he held positions as Managing Director/CEO, Cisog Consults Ltd, OEM Business Manager and Partner Account Manager Lead at Microsoft Anglophone West Africa and Microsoft Nigeria, respectively. He also served as the Public Sector Consultant at Microsoft Nigeria.

He played major roles in technology transformation projects while in Accenture, a global consulting firm.