Lawal Olamide Bashir was born into the family of Mr & Mrs. Lawal Ayinde Sanyaolu in the year 1965.
He bagged NCE Certificate (Chem/Maths) in the year 1990 from Lagos State College of Education, Otto, Ijanikin.
His First Degree and Master’s Degree was from University of Lagos, Akoka in the years 1994 (Bsc. Ed. Chemistry) and 2010 (Med. Educ. Admin. & Planning) respectively.
He was employed by Civil Service Commission and posted to Ministry of Education by in year 2000 and later redeployed to Agege Local Education District (LED) as an Inspector of Education.
He attended many courses, seminars and workshops in computer and became the ICT/EMIS Officer in Education District 1 (Schools Administration Department in year 2010).
In year 2014, he was deployed to Lagos State Examinations Board. He is a Chief Education Officer and presently Head, ICT Unit in Lagos State Examinations Board.