Asistant Lecturer

Historical Background

1. Best Graduating Student in the Department of Economics (MSc), Al-Hikmah University

2. Best Graduating Student in the Department of Economics (BSc), Al-Hikmah University

3. Second Best Graduating Student, Faculty of Management Sciences (BSc).

4. Second Best Graduating Student in Al-Hikmah University (BSc).

5. Principal Corper Ilesa High School.

6. Best NYSC Staff Ilesa High School

7. President Education CDs Group.

8. Ameer (President) Muslim Corpers Association of Nigeria (MCAN) Ilesa Zone.

9. President Nigerian Economics Students Association (NESA).

10. Welfare Director National Union of Lagos State Students (NULASS).

11. Deputy Information Chairman Al-Hikmah Students Dawah Committee (ASDAC).

12. Academic Director Nigerian Economics Students Association (NESA). Information Chairman Al-Hikmah Students Dawah Committee, (ASDAC).

13. Chartered Institute of Customer Relationship Management (Associate Member).

14. Customer Service Marketing (Professional Diploma).

15. Chartered Post Graduate Diploma in Customer Relationship Management.

16. Nigerian Institute of Management (Graduate Member).

17. Presiding Officer (PO) Ward 08 (Isare), Unit 001(Corporative building), Osun State General Election 2018. 

Educational History

Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin (Msc) 2021-2022 Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin (Bsc) 2013-2017 Bethel Best College Aso Pada Nyanya, Abuja 2011-2012 Command Day Secondary School Maitama, Abuja 2003- 2009 Command Children’s School Asokoro, Abuja 1997- 2003


PhD in view

Research Interest

Monetary Economics Data Analysis Micro and Macroeconomics Development Economics Econometrics


Yusuf, S., Mustapha, A, I., Sambo, O, S., Lawal, S, O., & Obalasiki, M, K., (2022). A Qualitative Study on the Contribution of Private Universities to Development of Kwara State, Nigeria: Evidence from Al-Hikmah University. Journal of Management in Practice. Department of Management, Don Bosco University, Guwahati. 7(1), 2456-1509. Published by the Department of Management, Don Bosco University, Guwahati, India [Available online at:]

Yusuf, S., Salami, T, A., Obalasiki, M, K., Lawal, S, O., & Oladejo, M, A., (2022). An Assessment of Students’ Enrolment Rate In University Of Ilorin, Nigeria from 2019-2021: Implications for Management. Journal of Educational Leadership in Action, Vol. 8, Issue 2, Article 4 Available at:

Yusuf, M.B.O., & Lawal, S. O., (2022). Impact of Globalization, Economic Growth and Income Inequality in Nigeria. Journal of Smart Economic Growth, vol. 7, issue 3, 87-115 [Available online at:;h=repec:seg:012016:v:7:y:2022:i:3:p:87-115]

Babalola, A., Sambo, S. O. & Lawal, S. O., (2022). Food-Price Inflation and Insecurity in Nigeria: An Analytical Investigation. VUNOKLANG Multidisciplinary Journal of Science and Technology Education. 10(1), 155-169. Published by Faculty of Education, ModibboAdama University, Yola. [Available online at:]

Nageri, K. I., Abdulrahman F. T., & Lawal, S. O. (2023) Evaluation of the Market Efficiency of Nigerian Stock Market: Evidence from Pre and Post Covid-19 Lockdown Era. Russian Management Journal 21 (4): 534-551

Lawal, S. O & Abdulkareem, H. B. Covid-19 Pandemic And Lecturers’ Perception On Income And Satisfaction In Nigerian Private Universities: Qualitative Evidence From Al-Hikmah University. Middle East Research Journal of Economics and management ISSN: 2789-7745.

Babalola, A. & Lawal, S. O. Naira Redesign, Cashless Policy, Outside Monies, and Nigeria’s Inflation Rate: Impact Analysis. (Under Review).

Lawal, S. O & Yusuf, M. B. O. Impact of Financial Development on Income Inequality in Nigeria. (Under Review). Yusuf, M. B. O. & Lawal, S. O. An Overview Of Studies On Food Insecurity During And After Covid-19 Pandemic: A Systematic Review (Under Review) Lawal, S. O & Yusuf, M. B. O. Impact of Financial Development on Income Inequality in Nigeria. (Under Review).