Alhaji Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu – Minister of Communication
Born 23rd March, 1953 in Shaki, Oyo State, Alhaji Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu obtained his Middle School Leaving Certificate with a distinction from the Ministry of Education, Ghana in 1969 . He also attended Baptist High School, Shaki, from January 1970 to July 1973. He obtained his Bachelor of Law degree from the University of Ife in 1978.
Alhaji Shittu was Attorney-General & Commissioner for Justice, Oyo State from January to May, 2007.
Alhaji Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu was a member of the Constitution Review Committee of All Progressives Congress (APC). He was also the gubernatorial candidate of the defunct Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) in Oyo State in 2011 and also a gubernatorial aspirant of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Oyo State in 2014. He was the Chief Collation Officer for APC in the 2015 Presidential Election for Shaki-West, East/Tibo Federal Constituency.