Asiwaju Jerry Alagboso is a Nigerian politician who serves in the Federal House of Representatives, representing the Orlu/Oru East/Orsu Federal Constituency of Imo State, on the platform of People’s Democratic Party. He is a civil servant and writer.
He was born on September 28th, 1953 in Orlu, Imo State, Nigeria.
|1.||West African School Certificate (WAEC)||Holy Ghost College (Arugo High School), Owerri – Imo State||1966 – 1974|
|2.||B.Ed. (Hons). Education and History||University of Ibadan, Jos campus||1974|
|3.||Master’s degree in Adult Education specializing in Industrial Relations||University of Ibadan||1980|
Iroko Community Grammar School (at Ibadan less city). Oyo State
1981 – 2006
Nigeria Customs Service.
Customs Area Controller
Calabar Seaport and Calabar Free Trade Zone, Akwa Ibom and Tin Can Island Port
Orlu, Imo State
September 28th, 1953
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)
House of Representatives Member, Orlu/Oru East/Orsu Federal Constituency (since 2011)
Alagboso was elected into the Federal House of Representatives in 2011, to represent Orlu/Oru East/Orsu Federal Constituency, on the platform of People’s Democratic Party. He has retained this position since then.
From 2011 to 2015 he served in the following committees; Media and Public Affairs, Education (Basic & Secondary), Diaspora Matters, Customs and Excise, Commerce, Special Duties, and Banking & Currency.
Upon his re-election in 2015, he was appointed the Chairman of the Federal Roads Maintenance Agency Committee.
In April 2022, he officially declared his intention to contest for the senatorial seat of Imo West Senatorial District in the 2023 elections.
Awards & Honours
- Fellow, Nigeria Academy of Education
- Paul Harris Fellow, Rotary International for Motion on Autism