Awope - GIS Consultant - Lagos, Nigeria

Olatunbosun Awope

Lagos, Nigeria


Constantly looking for a better opportunity or a platform that will enable full utilization of the strong problem solving abilities using geospatial techniques and other cartographic skills that I have acquired to date, that are suitable for all sectors.


GIS Consultant


Art of remote sensing and other Geo-spatial techniques are used in solving problems by providing solutions on a day to day basis for our different clientele lists, for which we develop cartographic and geological databases from preliminary electronic data and/or paper maps. Analyze graphic displays and create and edit spatial databases. Perform Close visual inspection of digital maps and data. Populate attribute fields in databases as well to write geospatial metadata for these various clients. Cartographic outputs are hereby used to visualize the problem as well as to select the most suitable option available to our client.

Work History



From June 1997

Developing ideas for project, Diplomacy and negotiation skill, Setting up and implementing policies.


Geo-Spatial Analysis of the Incidence of Stroke in Osun-State. Nigeria.

Lead a team work that is constantly using cartography output to visualize the spread of stroke patients and the contributing factors in Osun State. A topographic and other map in both digital and hard-copy formats were geo-referenced to the area, after wish a geospatial analysis of the incidence of stroke was conducted in the state using stroke patient’s hospital records from hospitals all over Osun State as our attribute table. From our result, a database of all stroke patients in Osun was developed, which could be updated with more data becoming available. Programs aimed at reducing the incidence of stroke patients were also implemented so as to improve the welfare and image of stroke patients in Osun as our effort in fighting off the chronic disease “stroke” from affecting the rest of the population through a national network of multidisciplinary volunteers. The organization is now working on adopting the template for other states in Nigeria, West Africa.

Qualifications & Certifications

Master's of Science in Geo-Information Science and Cartography

Regional Centre for Training in Aerospace Surveys, OAU. Ile-Ife, Osun- State, Nigeria. A UN Auspicies.

Master's in Business Administration

Grand Canyon University, USA

Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy and General Science


St. John's Grammer School, Ile-Ife, Osun -State, Nigeria

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