Lawani Sunday originally comes from a rocky town which has one of the most beautiful and natural gifts, a tourist centre called Ososo in Akoko Edo Local Government Area, Edo State, Nigeria. He graduated from Auchi Polytechnic, Edo State Nigeria in 2004, specializing in painting.
In 2012 he proceeds for further studies to obtain a post-graduate diploma in painting at Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State Nigeria (UNIZIK) (2014). As a young promising artist, his mastery of talent and unique style has carved a niche that is only identifiable to him. He has participated in several group exhibitions both in Nigeria and abroad. He presently lectures in the Department of Painting, School of Art and Industrial Design, Auchi Polytechnic Auchi, Edo State.