Our Team Profile

Our team is made of seasoned practicing professionals and scholars with adequate academic and professional qualifications as well as vast experience and knowledge in the management of reputable professional bodies and organizations, both in Nigeria and globally.

We aver that we have the best brains and faculty to drive the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (IBAKM®) to its enviable heights with high level of innovation based on internationally acceptable knowledge management systems and ethical business administration practices.

GLOBAL PRESIDENT & CHAIRMAN, INTERNATIONAL ADVISORY COUNCIL

Dr Gangadhar Joshi, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKMEngr. (Dr.) Gangadhar JOSHI, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM, FIIIE, MNIPM, (India) has extensive private and public sector experience in India and overseas and has been involved in advising Governments, industries, organizations and institutions of higher education at strategic levels, developing and implementing change Management programmes, institutional strengthening, Business Re-engineering, Cost Reduction, Lean Manufacturing, Manpower Planning, Management Development and Performance Management.  His book, Campus To Corporate, published by SAGE Publications International, in both English & Marathi versions are an excellent guide to enhance employability of graduating university students.

Joshi has been Chairman, Quality Management Systems of IBAKM Global, President Director and CEO of reputed B-Schools with 100% placement record of MBA students.  His professional experience include: Principal Consultant, Gangadhar Joshi & Associates (a multidisciplinary management consulting, education and training firm); Chief Executive Officer, KR Sapkal College of Management Studies (a B-School affiliated to University of Pune, India offering MBA programme); Director, Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management (SIOM) – a premier B-School in India specialised in Operations Management; Chief Operating Officer, Garments Manufacturing Operations, Beximco Textiles Limited, Dhaka, Bangladesh; President, Integrated Management Services, Mumbai, India; Manufacturing Management Consultant, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies; Manager (Industrial Engineering), Caribbean Ispat Limited, Trinidad & Tobago.

He holds Masters in Industrial Engineering (M.Tech) from NITIE, Mumbai; Post-Graduate Diploma in Systems Management and Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering both from University of Bombay.  He is a Doctoral Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (Dr./FIBAKM), Chartered Certified Business Administrator (FCBA) and Chartered Certified Knowledge Manager (FCKM) of the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM®) as well as an Accredited Member of the Association of Business Administration and Knowledge Management Professionals (ABAKMP®). In addition, he is a Fellow, Indian Institute of Industrial Engineering, India; Ex-Member, Institute of Management Consultants, India; Ex-Member, Indian Institute of Plant Engineers, India; Member, Indian Society for Training and Development; Member, National Institute of Personnel Management, Life Member, Higher Education Forum of India and Approved Lean Manufacturing Consultant (LMC), National Productivity Council.  Joshi has served as the President of his Rotary Club and has been a Rotarian since 1994.

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT (2020 - 2021)

Dr Wilson Fyffe, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKMDr. Wilson FYFFE, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM (Australia) is an experienced company director, senior executive, management consultant and trainer with more than 40 years’ management experience. Commencing his career in commercial accountancy, after 10 years, he turned his attention to the issues raised in looking towards the future.

After starting his own corporate planning consultancy in Sydney, Australia in 1972, he studied the philosophy of economics and the links to human behavior in a part-time degree at Macquarie University, completing his Bachelor of Arts (BA) in 1980.  His specialties include: Project Finance, Strategic Foresight, Scenario Planning, PMP Risk Management, Strategic Planning and Balanced Scorecard.  He is a Doctoral Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (Dr./FIBAKM), He is a Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (FIBAKM), Chartered Certified Business Administrator (FCBA) and Chartered Certified Knowledge Manager (FCKM) of the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM®) as well as an Accredited Member of the Association of Business Administration and Knowledge Management Professionals (ABAKMP®).

Over the years Wilson has presented solutions to ministers of government and senior government officials in Australia, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Brunei, India and the Maldives. He has worked on assignments with officers of the World Bank.

Over a 30-year career in senior management, Wilson has held senior executive positions in several organizations which includes: Chief Accountant, Dillingham Corporation of Australia, CFO, Pyneboard Australia, Managing Director, Amplios Consultants Australia, Marketing Manager, Information Resources International, Asia Pacific, Managing Consultant, Coopers & Lybrand, Australia/Indonesia, President Director, KPMG International Consultants Indonesia, President Director, Amplios Consultants, Singapore, President, Amplios Risk, President, Amplios Academy, Member, Global Board of Directors of the Professional Risk Managers International Association and Member World Future Society.

GLOBAL EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT & CHAIRMAN, ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT BOARD

Dr Monday ANYAIRO, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM, DPP, CBAP, CKMP, CMP, CGMgr, CGMC, CISMA (Nigeria) is a mentor, coach, trainer, administrator, manager, entrepreneur, business developer, seasoned management consultant and analyst as well as specially gifted with innovative ideas and knowledge. He has held senior and executive management positions, setup businesses and managed organizations, turned around ailing companies and currently on the board of directors of some notable companies. He is a Doctoral Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (Dr./FIBAKM), Chartered Certified Business Administrator (FCBA) and Chartered Certified Knowledge Manager (FCKM) of the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM®) as well as an Accredited Member of the Association of Business Administration and Knowledge Management Professionals (ABAKMP®). He is also a Certified Business Administration Practitioner (CBAP), Certified Knowledge Management Practitioner (CKMP),  Chartered Management Practitioner (CMP), Certified Global Manager (CGMgr.), Certified Global Management Consultant (CGMC) and a Certified Information Systems Manager and Auditor (CISMA).  He holds Doctor of Professional Practice (DPP) in Business Administration and Knowledge Management Practice, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Management, Master of Science (MSc) in Management, Master of Science (MSc) in Finance, Master of Business Administration  (MBA) with specialization in Management, Master of Business Administration  (MBA) with specialization in General Management, Postgraduate Certificate (PGCert.) in Information and Knowledge Management, Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Computer Science, Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Business Management, Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Accounting, Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Business Administration, Professional Diploma (PDM) in Management, Master Certification (MCert.) in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management, Master Certification (MCert.) in Project Management, Higher Diploma in Computer Science, Diploma in Computer Engineering, Diploma in Computer Science and Certificate in Airline Management and Aviation Safety. Anyairo is a member of several recognized bodies in Nigeria, UK and USA.

His experience include: Pioneer Registrar/CEO, Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (IBAKM), President/CEO/Founder, Moanglobal Professionals Group operating; Executive Director/Chief Operating Officer, AMS Logistics Group; Executive Director/Chief Operating Officer, Alpha Helicopters Limited; General Manager, Odengene Air Shuttle Services Limited (OAS Helicopters); Chief Executive Officer, AHMglobal Consulting Limited; Chief Consultant, Balogun Badejo Consulting Limited; Deputy Chief Information Technology Officer, Balogun Badejo & Co (now BBc Professionals); Project Manager/Executive Assistant to Chairman/CEO, Standard Petrochemical Industries Limited;  Consultant-Facilitator-Lecturer-Coordinator to NOCIDS Investments Limited, Michael Stevens Consulting Limited, Nigerian Institute of Management, National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria, Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, Occupational Health and Safety Association UK, ESTG University, ISM Adonai University, West African Union University, ISTAG University (affiliated to Prowess University, USA and City University, Cambodia), etc.

ASSOCIATE VICE PRESIDENT, ACADEMICS AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Dr Ayodele M. Adetuyi, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKMDr Ayodele Morounkeji ADETUYI, FCA, FCTI, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM (United Kingdom) is a highly successful chartered accountant with excellent knowledge of financial reporting and accounting.  He holds Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Accounting and Finance, Master of Science (MSc) in Accounting and Finance, Master of Business Administration (MBA), Postgraduate Certificate (PgCert.) in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence, Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Banking and Finance and Certificate in Data Processing.  He is a He is a Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (FIBAKM), Chartered Certified Business Administrator (FCBA) and Chartered Certified Knowledge Manager (FCKM) of the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM®) as well as an Accredited Member of the Association of Business Administration and Knowledge Management Professionals (ABAKMP®). In addition he is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria and at the Final Stage of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, UK.

His experience includes: Lecturer, School of Business and Enterprise, University of the West of Scotland; Partner, BBC Professionals (formerly Balogun Badejo & Co); Tax/Audit Manager, Oladeji Olagunju & Co, Accountant, Royale Value International Limited, Chairman, Revenue Committee, Amuwo Odofin Local Government; Director of Studies, Foresight Professional Institute; Lecturer, Galaxy Associates and Upper Gate Tutors.  He has attended conference in various countries including the United Kingdom, Italy, Malaysia, Dubai, etc.  Ayodele is a Gulf Club member of Ikoyi Club and the Nigerian-British Chambers of Commerce.

ASSOCIATE VICE PRESIDENT, GENERAL ADMINISTRATION AND SUSTAINABILITY DEVELOPMENT

Pst Moses O. Adegbayi, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKMPst. Moses Olaniyi ADEGBAYI, FCIA, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM (Nigeria) is an accomplished executive with demonstrated ability to deliver mission-critical results.  He holds Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Science (MSc) in Management, Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Insurance and Risk Management, Expert Level Certificate in Business Management and IATA Basic Airside Safety Certificate.  He is a He is a Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (FIBAKM), Chartered Certified Business Administrator (FCBA) and Chartered Certified Knowledge Manager (FCKM) of the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM®) as well as an Accredited Member of the Association of Business Administration and Knowledge Management Professionals (ABAKMP®).  In addition, he is Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Administration.

His experience includes: Church Administrator of the Living Faith Church Worldwide (International Headquarters); Managing Director/CEO, Dominion Air Limited; Special Adviser to the President, David Oyedepo Ministries International and Chairman/CEO, Faith Pride International Group.

ASSOCIATE VICE PRESIDENT, RESEARCH AND INNOVATION MANAGEMENT

Dr Obinna C. Iwueke, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM, KSCDr Obinna Chukwuma IWUEKE, MNIM, MAMN, TRCN, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM, KSC (Nigeria) is a seasoned administrator, consultant and trainer.  He holds Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Management, Master of Science (MSc) in Management, Master of Business Administration (MBA) with specialization in Management, Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Management and Higher National Diploma (HND) in Business Administration and Management.  He is a Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (FIBAKM), Chartered Certified Business Administrator (FCBA) and Chartered Certified Knowledge Manager (FCKM) of the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM®) as well as an Accredited Member of the Association of Business Administration and Knowledge Management Professionals (ABAKMP®). In addition, he is a member of the Nigerian Institute of Management, Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria, Academy of Management, International Society of Comparative Education, Science and Technology, Fellow of the Institute of Public Diplomacy and Management and Society for Economic Empowerment and Entrepreneurship Development..

Obinna has held several appointments and positions including: Head, Department of Business Administration and Management, Federal Polytechnic, Nekede; Principal Lecturer, Department of Business Administration and Management, Federal Polytechnic, Nekede, Owerri; Principal Consultant, Emeri & Kamdiri Resources Consults, Owerri; Lecturer, Department of Business Administration and Management, Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic, Unwana, Afikpo; Facilitator, Nigerian Institute of Management-Moanglobal Professionals; Part-Time Lecturer, Department of Management, Imo State University (ICEP); Director, Polytechnic Development, Federal Polytechnic, Nekede; Consulting Editor, Journal of Management Science and Technology, Federal Polytechnic, Ekowe, Bayelsa; External Examiner, Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic, Unwana, Governing Council Member, Moanglobal Institute of Management and Technology; Deputy Director, Centre for Gender Studies; External Examiner, Covenant Polytechnic, etc.

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER & HEAD, INTERNAL AUDIT

Mr Ibrahim O. Showa, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKMMr. Ibrahim SHOWA, FCA, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM (Nigeria) is a thoroughbred finance, fraud, controls and process improvement professional with an uncompromising commitment to ethics, professionalism, best practices and standards. He has about two (2) decades experience as an expert in performing large and small enterprises (quoted or unquoted) statutory audits, knowledge and application of Financial Reporting Standards in preparation of management and annual audited financial reports, process review for improvements, assessment of controls for possible deficiencies/risks as well as developing mitigating strategies, due diligence, tax planning and management.  He is a He is a Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (FIBAKM), Chartered Certified Business Administrator (FCBA) and Chartered Certified Knowledge Manager (FCKM) of the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM®) as well as an Accredited Member of the Association of Business Administration and Knowledge Management Professionals (ABAKMP®). In addition, he is Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria as well as holds the Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Business Management from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).

His experience include: Principal Consultant, Howart Consulting; Deputy Head (Control and Assurance Department),  Tropical General Investments Nigeria (Chi Limited), Manager, Departmental Head, Training Manager and Consultant, BBc Professionals (formerly BDO Balogun Badejo & Co); Senior Audit Manager, O. A. Adefeso & Co (Chartered Accountants); Audit Senior/Audit Trainee, Gabriel Agunsoye & Co (Chartered Accountants) and CDA Auditor, Olorunsogo Efunbade Community Development Association
Ikorodu, Lagos.

CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER & DIRECTOR, ICT/QUALITY ASSURANCE AND STANDARDS

Dr Akinsola JET, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKMDr Jide Ebenezer Taiwo AKINSOLA, MCPN, MNCS, CITP, AMNIM, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM (Nigeria) popularly called JET is a seasoned and result orientated Information and Communication Technologist with proven success record of initiating and creating bespoke solutions and interventions in various organizations. Impeccable Project Manager, Database Administrator, Network Administrator, Facilitator, and Team Coordinator with outstanding delivery within agreed timeline. Proficient in Business Analysis, Data Mining and Statistical Analysis which is directed towards revenue generation and business growth.  JET holds Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Computer Science with specialization in Artificial Intelligence and Cyber Security; Master of Science (MSc.) in Computer Science; Master of Information Technology (MIT); Postgraduate Diploma in Theology; Postgraduate Diploma in Management and Business Dynamics and Bachelor of Science (BSc.) in Computer Science.  He is a member of the Information Technology Systems and Security Professionals (ITSSP), Nigeria; Maastricht School of Management Alumni Association (MSMAA), The Netherlands; Computer Professionals Registration Council of Nigeria (CPN), Nigeria; Nigeria Computer Society (NCS), Nigeria; Nigerian Institute of Management (Chartered) NIM, Nigeria; Nigerian Institute of Training and Development (NITAD), Nigeria; Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), Nigeria; Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT), Nigeria; International Webmasters Association (IWA), California, U.S.A; Internet Society (ISOC) U.S.A. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (FIBAKM), Chartered Certified Business Administrator (FCBA) and Chartered Certified Knowledge Manager (FCKM) of the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM®) as well as an Accredited Member of the Association of Business Administration and Knowledge Management Professionals (ABAKMP®)

His experience include: Head Project Team, Future Lead Consult; Head, Information Technology, Michael and Cecelia Ibru University; Deputy General Manager, Michael and Cecelia Foundation; Principal Manager/Consultant, Information Technology, Nigerian Institute of Management (Chartered); Programmer – Web and Database Development, Global WebNets, Calabar and Technical Support, Pacific Computer, Calabar.

EXECUTIVE SECRETARY & DIRECTOR, FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION

Mr Temitope O. Adebisi, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKMMr Temitope Oluwasegun ADEBISI, MNIM, MCILRM, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM (Nigeria) is a seasoned strategic business developer, administrator and trainer.  He holds a Higher National Diploma (HND) in Business Administration, Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Sociology and Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Management. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (FIBAKM), Chartered Certified Business Administrator (FCBA) and Chartered Certified Knowledge Manager (FCKM) of the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM®) as well as an Accredited Member of the Association of Business Administration and Knowledge Management Professionals (ABAKMP®). In addition, he is Member of the Nigerian Institute of Management (Chartered), Member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria and Member of the Chartered Institute of Loan and Risk Management.

Mr Adebisi has been extensively involved in strategic business development for decades with experience in leading financial institutions including the Guaranty Trust Bank PLC.

REGISTRAR & SECRETARY TO THE ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT BOARD

Dr Prince Moukam Kadji, MIBAKM, MCBA, MCKMDr Prince Moukan KADJI, MIBAKM, MCBA, MCKM, FCIAMP, FIAMP, ACMA, ACICN (Cameroon) is a seasoned University administrator, trainer and counsellor and has been extensively involved in the planning and organization of academic activities, engagement of lecturers, academic planning, monitoring and evaluation lecturers in collaboration with departmental heads, student affairs and admissions as well as examinations and records. He holds Professional Executive Certificate in General Management, Diploma in Management, Diploma of Advanced Technician in Finance, Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Banking and Finance, Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Accountancy, Master of Science (MSc) in Banking and Finance, Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) with specialization in Finance and currently undergoing a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree. He is a Full Member of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (MIBAKM), Chartered Certified Business Administrator (MCBA) and Chartered Certified Knowledge Manager (MCKM) from the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM®) as well as an Accredited Member of the Association of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (ABAKMP®). In addition, he is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arts Management and Professionals, USA, Fellow of the Institute of Arts Management and Professionals of Nigeria, Associate Member of Chartered Institute of Management Accountants Nigeria and Associate Member of the Chattered Institute of Commerce of Nigeria.

His career experience includes Policy Officer for Cooperation and External Relations, Assistant Director of Studies, Director of Studies and Registrar at Ecole Supierieure Panafricaine De Management Applique (ESPAM Formation University), Republic of Benin, President/CEO, Online and Distance Learning Academy, Coordinator of the English-speaking section at Institut Superieur de Communication et de Gestion (ISCG University), Seme Podji Campus, Republic of Benin, Director of Studies at Institut Supérieur de Technologie Appliquée et Gestion (ISTAG Benin University), Republic of Benin, Administrative and Financial Director and Coordinator of the English-speaking section at Ecole Supierieure Technologies et De Gestion (ESTG University) Cotonou, Republic of Benin, Lecturer at Université Polytechnique International Du Benin (UPIB University), Republic of Benin, General Manager at Moukam Global Sarl, Republic of Benin, President/CEO at Moukam Global Services Nigeria, Accountant at Hotel Le Printemps, Douala Cameroon and Accounting Assistant at CEC Cameroun.

CHAIRMAN, MEMBERSHIP AND ETHICS

Prof. Adam A. Anyebe, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKMProf Adam Adem ANYEBE, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM, FCAI (Nigeria) is a Professor of Public Administration in the Department of Public Administration, Faculty of Administration, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Kaduna State, Nigeria. He holds a Bachelor of Educatin (B.Ed.), Master of Science (MSc) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degrees. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (FIBAKM), Chartered Certified Business Administrator (FCBA) and Chartered Certified Knowledge Manager (FCKM) of the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM®) as well as an Accredited Member of the Association of Business Administration and Knowledge Management Professionals (ABAKMP®). In addition, he is a Certified Teacher (KD/T/00805) from the Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria, Member of the International Society for Development and Sustainability (ISDS), Japan, Member of the International Educationeering, Member of the American Institute for Policy Development, Fellow of the Institute of Corporate Administration of Nigeria (FCAI), Member of the Nigeria Psychological Association (NPA), Member of the National Association of Public Administration and Management, Member of the Counseling Association of Nigeria (CASSON) and Member of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). He holds a Certificate of Participation in Functional Training Programme on E- Learning and Courseware Development (2019)

Prof Anyebe joined the services of the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria on the 16th January, 1987 and rose through the ranks to become a professor on the 1st October, 2004. He has assessed sixteen (16) intellectuals for elevation to the rank of Professor and fifteen (15) to the rank of Associate Professor or Reader. His administrative and managerial experience in the University system include: Head of Department of Public Administration, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Administration, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria (acted as Dean on several occasions within the period), Assistant Dean, Postgraduate School, Faculty of Administration, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Coordinator of MPA Programme, Departmental Examinations Officer, University of Abuja, sabbatical leave, Visiting Lecturer at Nasarawa State University, Keffi, (During the period, he designed and developed courses for Diploma, Undergraduate, and Postgraduate programmes for the Department and also acted as the Head of Department of Public Administration and Dean of the Faculty of Administration at the University), Visiting Professor, Taraba State University, Jalingo.

His teaching experience include: Undergraduates (B.Sc) – Individual, Group and Society (PADM 104) – 3 credit units, 1996-date, Introduction to Psychology (PADM 105) – 3 credit units, 2010-date, Development Administration (PADM 307) – 2 credit units, 2010-date, Theory and Practice of Planning (PADM 401) – 2 credit units, 1996-date, Issues in Development (PADM 412) – 2 credit units, 2013-date. Postgraduate – Industrial and Organizational Psychology (PADM 719) – 2 credit units, 2013-date, Development Administration (PADM 702) – 2 credit units, 1996-date, Public Enterprise Management (PADM 809) for MPA Students – 3 credit units, 1996-date, Public Enterprise Management (PADM 819) for M.Sc Students – 3 credit units, 1996-date, Development Administration (PADM 810) for MPA Students – 3 credit units, 1996-date, Seminar in Development Administration (PADM 902) for Ph.D Students – 3 credit units, 2004-date.

Prof Anyebe services to Local, National and International Communities include:
LOCAL:

  • Member, Committee Drafting Research Policy for Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 2007 –2009.
  • Coordinator, Governance, Democracy and Security Research Network, Institute for Development Research, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 2007 – 2010.
  • Member, representing Senate on the Board of Governors, Institute of Administration, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 2007 – 2009.
  • Chairman, Committee on the Review of Ahmadu Bello University Handbook of Administrative Procedures, 2006 – 2010.
  • Chairman, Examination Malpractices Committee, Faculty of Administration, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 2004 – 2006.
  • Chairman, Committee on Re-designation of Appointment in the Registry Department, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 2006.
  • Member, Ahmadu Bello University Senate, 2004 – Date.
  • Member, Departmental Postgraduate Studies Committee, 2004-Date
  • Member, Faculty of Administration Postgraduate Studies Board, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 2004 to Date.
  • Member, Postgraduate School Board, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 2003 – 2006.
  • Member, Technical Committee on Review of Schedule of Duties of all University Officers and Terms of References of all Committees, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria ,2002-2003.
  • Member, Central Organising Committee, Ahmadu Bello University at 40,2002.
  • Editor-in-Chief, Lapai International Journal of Administration, 2018- date.
  • Editor-in-Chief, The Nigerian Journal of Administrative Studies, 2001 – 2007.
  • Member of Editorial Board – The Abuja Management Review (AMR), a journal of the Faculty of Management Sciences, University of Abuja, Abuja, 2003 to date.
  • Editor-in-Chief – Abuja Journal of Administration & Management, a journal of the Department of Public Administration, University of Abuja, Abuja, 2010-2015.
  • Member of Editorial Board, ASUU Multidisciplinary Academic Journal, A.B.U. Chapter, 2004-2006.
  • Member of Editorial Board, Journal of Educational Administration and Management, 2008-2014.
  • Editor – in – chief, Keffi Journal of Public Policy and Administration, 2017 – date.

NATIONAL:

  • Member, Tetfund Technical Advisory Group (TAG), 2019-date
  • Chairman and Member, NUC Accreditation Team for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Degree Programmes.
  • Participant, Review of the National University Commission (NUC) Benchmark Minimum Academic Standards (BMAS) Review Committee, 2017.
  • External Examiner, Kogi State University, Anyigba, 2002-2004, and 2010 – Date.
  • External Examiner, University of Abuja, Abuja 2004-2008.
  • External Examiner, Nuhu Bamalli Polytechnic, Zaria, 2006-2013.
  • External Examiner, Kaduna Polytechnic, Kaduna,2008-date
  • External Examiner, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, 2010 – Date
  • External Examiner, Administrative Staff College of Nigeria (ASCON), 2010 – Date.
  • External Examiner, Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna, 2010 – Date.
  • External Examiner, Ibrahim BadamasiBabangida University, Lapai, 2013-date
  • External Examiner, National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) 2016 – Date.
  • External Examiner, Nasarawa State University, Keffi, 2014-2016

INTERNATIONAL:

  • Capacity Building Expert, Ibadan Urban Flood Management Project, A World Bank Project, 2018-date
  • Institutional Development Expert/Team Leader: Served as Institutional Development expert and team leader on the consultants for Evaluation and Capacity Building of Training Institutions for Rural Water Supply and Sanitation (RWSS), sub-programmes in Osun and Yobe States of Nigeria. The objective of the programme was to conduct research into the provision and usage of potable water, sanitation and hygiene in the rural areas of the country as well as building the capacities of stakeholder institutions in the support and sustenance of the facilities and services to be provided to the beneficiary communities. The RWSS sub – programme in Osun and Yobe states was a test-run of the national RWSS sub-programme that will eventually cover the 36 states and the FCT. The programme was funded by the African Development Bank (AfDB) in conjunction with the Federal Government of Nigeria and executed by ENVIPLAN International Ltd. It lasted for 4 months (July – November, 2015). The final report was submitted and approved by the Bank.
  • Public Administration Expert: SMEC International Pty Ltd (an Australian based company) in conjunction with ENVIPLAN International Ltd. This is a World Bank Project and I served as the Public Administration Expert on the Consultants Team for capacity building and Training programme for Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) from 2013 – 2014. He designed and developed the administration and management skill training manuals for foundation/introductory, intermediate and advance management courses. The final report of the programme was submitted and approved.
  • State coordinator: Community Social and Humanitarian Project (COSHUP),an international non-governmental organization. he was appointed by COSHUP in 2011 to coordinate its activities in Benue State between 2011 and 2014.
  • Resource Person: International Development Institute, USA in collaboration with Nitoks Consultants Ltd, Lagos. He facilitated the 2013 Training Programme for Legislative Aides with the theme: Enhancing Legislative Aides’ Performance in the National Assembly of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, December 2-12, 2013.
  • Wrote a fundable proposal, won the approval of selection board, and led an expert team in 2010 to undertake a study of Lake Chad Basin Commission Regional School of Agriculture, Ngala, Nigeria, with a view to upgrading the school to a diploma awarding institution. He was the leader of the expert team. This enabled me to travel round Cameroun and Tchad to coordinate the collection of relevant data about the project. The final report was submitted and approved by the Commission.
  • A Training Workshop on the Integration of Baseline Survey Results into Programming for UNFPA Programme Managers (PMs) organized by UNFPA in collaboration with the Department of Local Government Studies, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, in two batches at Kaduna 20th-26th November and at Ibadan 11-17 December, 2005. The aim of the workshop was to contribute to increasing the capacity of PMs by providing hands-on skills in the integration of data from the baseline survey in programming to enhance the implementation of population and survey in programming to enhance the implementation of population and development programmes. He served as consultant and facilitator for the programme.
  • Wrote a fundable proposal, won the approval of selection board, and led an expert team between 2005-2006 to undertake a study entitled: Crisis Management in Nigerian University: A Study of Selected Universities. The technical report was submitted to the Higher Education Management Project (HEMP), a project sponsored by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, Chicago, USA in collaboration with Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. The report was submitted and approved.
  • Wrote a fundable proposal, won the approval of selection board, and led an expert team between 1996-98 to undertake a collaborative research on Population and Development Studies (Value of Children and Population Growth in Kano, Jigawa and Katsina States) being a World Bank Project housed in Population Research Fund Unit, Nigeria Institute of Social and Economic Research (NISER),Ibadan. He coordinated the activities of the expert team on the project in the three states, wrote and submitted quarterly reports to NISER. The final report was submitted in 1998, approved and commended. The project enhanced my ability to work in a team and to manage financial resources prudently.
  • Expert, Research Grant Fund, Tertiary Education Trust Fund, 2009. He participated in drafting National Research Blueprint.
  • A One-Month Course Development and Course Adaptation Workshop of the National Open University of Nigeria, March 3 – 29, 2002. He designed and developed a course entitled: “Development Administration (MPA 702) for the University’s Masters of Public Administration Programme in the School of Business and Administration.
  • A three-day-in-country customized Senior Executive Seminar on Public Service Reform, organized by Nigeria’s Bureau of the Public Service Reforms (BPSR) and the Commonwealth Association of Public Administration and Management held at le Meridian Hotel, Abuja 8th-10th August, 2006. He chaired the committee on the Development of Strategies for Monitoring and Evaluation for the Reforms.
  • A National Conference on Public Administration and Good Governance in Nigeria organized by the Office of the Head of Civil Service of the Federation (OHCSF) in collaboration with the Department of Public Administration, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, at Kongo Conference Hotel, 9th – 12th March, 2004. He actively participated in writing the proposal, defending the budget before the officials of OHCSF, and the organisation of the Conference.
  • Capacity Building and Training, and Revenue Improvement Plan (Investment and Fraud Prevention), being a project sponsored by Bauchi State Community – Based Urban Development Project in partnership with the World Bank (IDA financed)and executed by the Institute of Administration, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 2005. He, in collaboration with my colleagues attracted the project and I served as the project consultant.
  • Human Resource Management, being a project sponsored by Nasarawa State Community – Based Urban Development Project in partnership with the World bank (IDA financed) and executed by the Department of Public Administration, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, 2006. Prof Anyebe, in collaboration with his colleagues attracted the project and he served as the Project Consultant.
  • Research and Curriculum Development in Perspectives, being an Ahmadu Bello University/ Carnegie Partnership Programme 2005 – 2009. He chaired the Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Committee.

CHAIRMAN, EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Prof. Gideon A. Emerole, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKMProf. Gideon Ahamuefula EMEROLE , FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM, ANIPR, AMNIM, AfNICA (Nigeria) is a Professor of Business Administration in the Department of Business Administration, College of Management Sciences, Michael Okpara Uniersity of Agriculture, Umudike, Umuahia, Abia State, Nigeria. He holds Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Government and Public Administration, Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Business Administration, Master of Science (MSc) in Marketing with specialization in Public Relations, Master of Public Administration (MPA), Master of Business Administration (MBA) with specialization in Management and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Management. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (FIBAKM), Chartered Certified Business Administrator (FCBA) and Chartered Certified Knowledge Manager (FCKM) of the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM®) as well as an Accredited Member of the Association of Business Administration and Knowledge Management Professionals (ABAKMP®). In addition, he is Associate Member of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), Associate Member of the Nigerian Institute of Management, (NIM) (Chartered) and Associate Fellow of the Nigerian Institute of Corporate Administration (NICA).

He career experience include Research Fellow at Imaga and Associates Consultancy, Part-time Lecturer at University of Nigeria Abuja Outreach Centre and Professor at the Department of Business Administration, College of Management Sciences, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, Umuahia, Abia State, Nigeria. He has extensively been involved in Teaching and Supervision of Undergraduate, Diploma and Postgraduate Projects. His areas of specialisation include: Management theory and practice, Export Management, Entrepreneurship development, Strategic management, Business Policy, Commodity Exchange and Export Market, Introduction to business management, Innovation marketing, Business communication, Management information system, Conflict management, Administrative theory and practice, Marketing Management, Organizational behaviour and Change management. He has supervised Undergraduates and Masters Degree Students in the fields of Marketing, Management, Human Resources Management and Agribusiness Management. His services within the University includ: Deputy Dean, College of Management Sciences and Director, Continuing Education Centre (CEC).

Prof Emerole community/professional services include:

  • Consulting Editor, Nigeria Journal of Management Sciences (NIJMS), A Publication of Faculty of Management Sciences, Benue State University, Markurdi-Nigeria. ISSN 2315 – 9669.
  • Member Editorial Board School of Business and Management Technology (SBMT). Abia State Polytechnic. 2015
  • Associate Editor, The Business Master (TBM), IgnutiusAjuru University of Education, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria.
  • Executive Stakeholder, Coal-City Business School, Enugu.
  • Certificate of Merit in appreciation of selfless service before, during and after the general elections into offices of the executive committee of ACES, 2016.
  • University of Port Harcourt, Assessment of Dr. J.O. Akhigbe for Readership in the Faculty of Management Sciences. 16th September, 2020.

Some of the conferences/workshops he participated and presented papers include:

  • Emerole, G. A; Joseph, O.A &Akomobi, O.G. (2017). Retention Strategies and Employee Performance in Nigeria Banking Industry – a Study of Selected Banks in Enugu State. African Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Development. Proceedings of the 2017 Faculty of Management Sciences International Conference on African Entrepreneurship and Innovation for Sustainable Development, NnamdiAzikiwe University. July 26th- 29th, 2017
  • Emerole, G.A and Edeoga, G.I. (2014). Gender, Feminism and the Girl Child Education in Nigeria. International conference on Educational Technology and Curriculum Studies. Abuja FCT, Nigeria. October 13 – 16, 2014
  • Certificate of attendance, First National Conference on Research and National Development: The Lessons to be Learnt. Centre for Research in Banking, Finance and Management, the Department of Business Administration, OlabisiOnabanjo University, Ogun State. Held on 24th – 26th September, 2012.
  • Certificate of Participation/Presentation of the paper tittled “Entrepreneurship as a Fundamental for Self Employment in Nigeria”. Prioritizing National Development Agenda. Held at Abia State Polythecnic Convocation Pavilion, Aba. 28th – 30th, Nov. 2012.
  • Training of trainers workshop on the “ Teaching of General Entrepreneurship Courses in Universities” Centre for Entrepreneurship Studies (CES). 11th-15th February, 2013.

Some of the textbooks authored include:

  • Anyim, G &Emerole G. A (2017) Strategic Management and Business Policy: An Integrated Approach. Divine ToucAh Printing Press, Umuahia, Abia State
  • Emerole G. A., Onuoha M.I., Nwakodo P.U., Emelike N.O., &Obinna I.P., (2012): Elements of Human Resource Management and Human Capital Management, Publisher Diplomacy Group Aba.
  • Emerole G. A., &Edeoga G.I., (2014): Agricultural Commodity and Futures Exchange, Atlas Publishers, Umuahia, Abia state.
  • Okwuagwu, O. K, Ofondu M. M andEmerole, G. A (2015): Essentials of Contemporary Business Management, Enugu: Da Sancity Publications.
  • Emerole, G. A, Nnorom R and Obi, V C (2015): Modern Business Communication: DAN-JIMP ACTS concepts, Lagos, Nigeria.

Postgraduate projects supervised include:

  • EFFECTS OF TRAINING ON ORGANIZATIONAL PERFORMANCE OF SELECTED MULTINATIONAL CORPORATIONS IN SOUTH-SOUTH NIGERIA.
  • EFFECTS OF COMPENSATION ON EMPLOYEE PERFORMANCE IN MICHAEL OKPARA UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE OF AGRICULTURE, UMUDIKE AND UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA NSUKKA.
  • EFFECTS OF OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY PRACTICES ON ORGANIZATIONAL PERFORMANCE; A STUDY OF GRANITE QUARRY IN SOUTH EAST NIGERIA.
  • EFFECTS OF COMPENSATION STRATEGY ON EMPLOYEE RETENTION IN ORGANIZATION; A STUDY OF GUINESS NIGERIA PLC AND NIGERIA BREWERY ABA, ABIA STATE, NIGERIA.
  • EFFECT OF TEAM-BASED MANAGEMENT SYSTEMON ORGANIZATIONAL PERFORMANCE; A STUDY OF SELECTED DEPOSIT-MONEY BANKS IN SOUTH EAST NIGERIA).
  • EFFECTS OF ECOPRENEURSHIP PRACTICES ON INNOVATIVE PERFORMANCE OF SELECTED AGRO-ALLIED BUSINESSES IN NIGERIA.
  • EFFECTS OF OUTSOURCING ON ORGANIZATIONAL PERFORMANCE OF SELECTED FAST FOOD COMPANY IN SOUTH EAST NIGERIA.
  • ASSESSMENT OF DRIVERS OF EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT IN NIGERIA PUBLIC MEDIA; A STUDY OF FEDERAL RADIO CORPORATION OF NIGERIA AND BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NIGERIA.
  • EFFECT OF MENTORING ON THE PERFORMANCE OF LECTURERS IN NIGERIAN TERTIARY INSTITUTUINS; A STUDY OF MOUAU AND IMSU.
  • EFFECT OF CAPACITY BUILDING ON EMPLOYEE PERFORMANCE IN MICHAEL OKPARA UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE, UMUDIKE, ABIA STATE, NIGERIA.
  • TIME IMPACT OF CAREER MANAGEMENT ON EMPLOYEE’S PERFORMANCE OF SOME SELECTED HEALTH INSTITUTIONS IN UMUAHIA, ABIA STATE.
  • IMPACT OF OUTSOURCING ON ORGANIZATIONAL PERFORMANCE (A STUDY OF MTN, AIRTEL AND ETISALAT REGIONAL OFFICES IN UMUAHIA).
  • ROLE OF HUMAN CAPITAL DEVELOPMENT IN THE REVITALIZATION AND SUSTAINABILITY OF AN ORGANIZATION (A STUDY OF ENUGU ELECTRICITY DISTRIBUTION COMPANY (EEDC).
  • EFFECT OF RECAPITALIZATION ON AN INDUSTRY’S SUCCESS (THE CASE OF NIGERIA INSURANCE INDUSTRY)
  • PHYSICAL DISTRIBUTION AS A STRATEGIC TOOL FOR MARKET LEADERSHIP
  • IMPACT OF STAFF DISCIPLINE ON THE ACHIEVEMENT OF ORGANIZATIONAL GOALS: A STUDY OF THE SUN PUBLISHING LIMITED ABA, ABIA STATE.
  • IMPACT OF CORPERATE GOVERNANCE ON FAST MOVING CONSUMER GOODS MANUFACTURERS FIRM’S PERFORMANCE: EVIDENCE FROM UNILEVER NIGERIA PLC.
  • EFFECTS OF PAY DISPARITY ON THE PERFORMANCE OF COMMERCIAL BANK EMPLOYEES IN NIGERIA: A STUDY OF UNION AND DIAMOND BANKS PLC.
  • EFFECT OF ORGANIZATION CULTURE ON EMPLOYEE JOB SATISFACTION: A CASE STUDY OF ACCESS AND FIRST BANKS.
  • EFFECT OF COACHING ON EMPLOYEES PERFORMANCE: A STUDY OF SELECTED HOSPITALITY ORGANIZATIONS IN ABIA STATE, NIGERIA.
  • EFFECTS OF STRESS AND EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE ON JOB SATISFACTION AND PERFOEMANCE OF LECTURERS IN SELECTED UNIVERSITES IN SOUTH – EAST NIGERIA.
  • ENGAGEMENT POLICIES AND PROGRAMME OF PRIVATE MANUFACTURING ENTERISES IN NIGERIA: A STUDY OF SELECTED PRIVATE MANUFACTURING ENTERPRISES IN ABA, ABIA STATE
  • EFFECT OF EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT ON ORGANIZATIONAL PERFORMANCE: A STUDY OF INTERNATIONAL GLASS INDUSTRY AND GLASS FORCE PLC ABIA STATE, NIGERIA.

Undergraduates projects supervised include:

  • EFFECT OF ORGANIZATIONAL CULTURE ON EMPLOYEE PERFORMANCE – STUTY OF MICHAEL OKPARA UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE UMUDKE, ABIA STATE.
  • EFFECT OF STRATEGIC BUSINESS PLANNING IN AGRI-BUSINESS SUCCESS IN ABIA STATE- A STUDY OF SMALL HOLDERS AGRIBUSINESS IN AROCHUKWU LOCAL GOVERNEMNT AREA, ABIA STATE.
  • ANALYSIS OF HUMAN DEVELOPMENT INDEX ON AGRI-BUSINESS SECTORS OF NIGERIA
  • IMPACT OF EXPORT MARKET ON THE ECONOMIC GROWTH
  • EFFECT OF MANAGEMENT STYLES ON THE PERFORMANCE OF PUBLIC CORPORATION IN IMO STATE, NIGERIA.
  • THE IMPACT OF WORKERS PARTICIPATION IN DECISION MAKING ON ORGANIZATIONAL GROWTH OF SELECTED CONSTRUCTION COMPANY SOUTH EAST NIGERIA.
  • THE EFFECT OF GOOD MANAGEMENT PRACTICES AMONG FIRMS – A CASE STUDY OF AGRI-BUSINESS MANUFACTURING FIRMS IN ABIA STATE, NIGERIA.
  • EFFECT OF MANAGEMENT PRACTICES AND NON PROFIT ORGANISATION IN ABIA STATE, NIGERIA.
  • EFFECT OF DECISION MAKING APPROACH ON THE PERFORAMNE OF BUSINESS – A STUDY OF PZ CUSSON NIGERIA PLC ABA, ABIA STATE, NIG.
  • EFFECT OF MOTIVATION ON STAFF EFFICIENCY AMONG SELECTED BANKS IN LAGOS.

CHAIRMAN, PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE LICENSING AND SPECIALISED CERTIFICATIONS

Pst JHM Tettehfio, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKMMr. J. H. Mordey TETTEHFIO, FCA, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM (United States of America) is a multi-disciplined consultant and trainer with over thirty (30) years’ experience covering Education, Project Evaluation and Management, Computer Training, Marketing Research and General Management Consultancy.

He has extensively been involved in facilitation at many training programmes at local and international levels for both private and public organizations.  He was a team member for the assessment of financial management capacity of implementing partners of UNDP projects; deputy team leader for compliance audit of MDAs on WHT, VAT and PIT/PAYE for FIRS; team member for the recovery of outstanding pension fund for PENCOM; designed and set up of database and warehouse for the statistics department of CBN; auditing and monitoring revenues and expenditure patterns of joint venture contracts; extracting and analysis of data relating to complex revenue operations of profit sharing operations; establishment of charts of accounts for newly established firms, etc.

Tettehfio’s employment record include: Partner, Olushina Olaogun & Co; Team Leader, Adebayo Ayoade & Co; Team Leader, BBC Professional Services; Principal Consultant, Veromikes Consulting and Project Team Manager, Technology Management Group (a member of the World Trade Group).  During his five (5) years stint with the Technology Management Group, he successfully executed many research programmes for a number of quoted companies and corporations.

He holds a Higher National Diploma from Accra Polytechnic, Ghana and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, Information Systems Control Association (ISACA), USA, Nigerian Institute of Management and Strategic Financial and Administrative Institute, Nigeria.  In addition, he is a Certified Trainer of CMD, Certified International Financial Reporting Standards and International Public Sector Accounting Standards as well as hold certification in Auditing Information Systems, Forensic Accounting and Audit Report Writing. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (FIBAKM), Chartered Certified Business Administrator (FCBA) and Chartered Certified Knowledge Manager (FCKM) of the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM®) as well as an Accredited Member of the Association of Business Administration and Knowledge Management Professionals (ABAKMP®)

CHAIRMAN, RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

Prof. Peter U. Akanwa, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKMProf. Peter U. AKANWA, PhD, FAMN, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM (Nigeria) is a Professor of Management in the Department of Management, Faculty of Business Administration (Management Sciences), Imo State University, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria. He holds Bachelor of Arts (A) in Economics/Public Administration, Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Management, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Management and Diploma in Law. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (FIBAKM), Chartered Certified Business Administrator (FCBA) and Chartered Certified Knowledge Manager (FCKM) of the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM®) as well as an Accredited Member of the Association of Business Administration and Knowledge Management Professionals (ABAKMP®)

He has served and held several positions in the Universities as: Coordinator, Postgraduate Programmes; Director, Centre for Extra-moral and Pre-Degree Studies; Director, Academic Planning; Dean, Faculty of Business Administration, amongst others.

Prof. Akanwa is a prolific writer, researcher and has propounded number of theories and models in the field of management few of which are: The Nigerian Hierarchy of Need Theory – A Modified Version of Maslow, Standard Performance Requirement Theory (SPR), Human Resource Cycle Model, A Practical Approach to Job Evaluation and Nigerian Productivity Model. Prof. Akanwa has published numerous articles in foreign and local journals and has attended many internal and local conferences.

CHAIRMAN, GLOBAL EXECUTIVE PROGRAMMES AND PARTNERSHIP

Dr Christian Harrison, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKMDr Christian HARRISON, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM (United Kingdom) is a Reader in Leadership and the Chair of the Staff Forum for Research of the University of the West of Scotland, United Kingdom. He is also the programme leader of the MSc Leadership and Management and MSc International Management in the School of Business and Creative Industries of the University. He graduated with a First-class degree in Pharmacy and practised as a pharmacist, assuming managerial positions before moving into the field of Management. Dr Christian Harrison has an MBA and was the valedictorian of the University of Aberdeen Business school MBA class with a Distinction. In addition, he also possesses a PhD in Leadership from the University of the West of Scotland and other postgraduate research and teaching qualifications in his repertoire. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (FIBAKM), Chartered Certified Business Administrator (FCBA) and Chartered Certified Knowledge Manager (FCKM) of the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM®) as well as an Accredited Member of the Association of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (ABAKMP®).

Christian is a well-known and recognized scholar in the field of Entrepreneurial Leadership and works across the globe on research projects. He is very active in teaching and is also the leader of a range of modules namely; Entrepreneurial Leadership, Making it Happen: Leadership and Change, Leading Change, Leadership, Leadership and Professional Development, Leadership Theory and Research and Business Organization and Ethics. He is involved in delivering these modules to undergraduates and postgraduates including MSc, MBA and DBA students. He is also the author of numerous published research papers on Leadership which is his major research interest and serves as the Director of Studies/First Supervisor of several PhD and DBA students. He has successfully supervised several doctoral students to completion and his current students are working on projects on Authentic leadership, Servant leadership, Transformational leadership, Ethical leadership, Distributed leadership etc.

Furthermore, he is an active member of several learned organisations. He is the Chair of the Leadership and Leadership Development Special Interest Group of the British Academy of Management. As Chair, Christian fosters more dialogue in the domain of leadership and develops alongside this, uplift in activity and research with the aim of bringing together the academic and practitioner experiences and viewpoints. He is also an active member of the Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ISBE), International Council for Small Business (ICSB), Centre for African Research on Enterprise and Economic Development (CAREED), Higher Education Academy (HEA), Protracted Crisis Research Centre (PCRC), Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN), National Institute of Food Science and Technology (NIFST) and serves on several review panels and committees. He is an external examiner to other UK universities such as Manchester Metropolitan University and Heriot Watt University. He is also the associate editor-in-chief of the International Journal of Business Research and Management (IJBRM) and an associate editor of the Humanities and Social Sciences Communications (HSS).

Additionally, he has a good track record of securing grants and research funding and has a very strong external research network and collaborative partnership with organisations. He mentors and develop colleagues on contemporary teaching practice in Higher Education. He is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (SFHEA) and a Certified Management and Business Educator of the Chartered Association of Business Schools (CMBE). He was also instrumental in developing the British Academy of Management (BAM) Education Practice Award which recognises inspiring and impactful management education practice. He is the founder and Chair of the African Studies Track in the British Academy of Management. The track is committed to fostering dialogue on contemporary African research which directly impacts BAM members and the wellbeing of the broader academic research community.

Christian works extensively as a consultant, speaker and trainer on leadership skills development within organisations. He is the founder of the NGO; The Leadership Mould Initiative International. The NGO supports students and moulds future leaders. He is the author of the bestselling book entitled ‘Leadership Theory and Research: A Critical Approach to New and Existing Paradigms’, which is published by the globally renowned publishing company; Palgrave MacMillan. The book was written to enable students (undergraduate and postgraduate), scholars, practitioners, policy makers and other relevant stakeholders to learn more about the concept of leadership. It provides a critical insight into leadership research. Emerging paradigms and theories of new approaches to leadership are identified and addressed. In addition, Christian has also authored several video publications on leadership namely; Traditional Paradigms of Leadership: A Critical Insight into Established Theories and Concepts; Modern Paradigms of Leadership: A Critical Insight into Contemporary Theories and Concepts; Emerging Paradigms of Leadership: A Critical Insight into Developing Theories; Making Sense of Leadership: A Critical Insight into Leadership and Management Research. These videos cover established leadership theories providing a nuance conceptualization of the field and are published by Palgrave Macmillan.

CHAIRMAN, ACCREDITATION AND QUALITY ASSURANCE

Prof. Bello Ayuba, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM holds an Honours Degree in Business Management from the University of Maiduguri, Borno State, Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria, Kaduna State and PhD in Management from the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (A.T.B.U), Bauchi. He started his academic career in 2001 as an Assistant Lecturer in the Department of Business Administration, Faculty of Management Sciences, University of Abuja and was promoted to the rank of Lecturer II in 2004. By dint of hard work, he was granted accelerated promotion by the Governing Council of the University to the rank of Lecturer I in 2006 and subsequently, became a Senior Lecturer in 2013, Associate Professor of Management in 2016 and Professor of Business Management in 2019 with many National and International publications to his credit.

He was the Chairman, Technical Committee on Collaboration between the University of Abuja and University of London to collaborate with the University of London in some identified graduate and postgraduate programmes and also, to serve as a Recognized Teaching Centre (RTC) for the University of London (UoL) in Nigeria where UoL Certificates will be awarded. He is a member of a joint University of Abuja and Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (AACI) Committee to develop a plan for turning UniAbuja into a privately-driven tourism attraction and also to come up with a planned programme in mining and film village, as well as to propose a framework for research, intervention and collaboration with the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) on environmental Management, Tourism and Railway Engineering. He is a member of the Committee on UniAbuja Plagiarism Policy with a mandate to refine and ensure successful implementation of the Plagiarism Checker Policy for use among both undergraduate and postgraduate students of the University.

Prof Bello Ayuba was a member of the National University Commission’s (NUC) Ad-hoc Accreditation Panel to evaluate B. Sc. Marketing, M. Sc. and MBA Management programmes at the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State and also part of a similar team to Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) in Ogbomoso, Osun State for the Accreditation of M. Tech. Transport Management programme. He participated in the Resource Verification exercise on Assessment of Human and Material Resources in readiness for the establishment of Postgraduate Programmes in Business Administration discipline at Adeleke University, Ede, Osun State; Crescent University, Abeokuta, Ogun State and Ajayi Crowther University, Oyo State. He was the Chairman, of the National University Commission’s (NUC) Ad-hoc Resource Verification Team to assess the available resources for the proposed commencement of the Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) Degree of the Lagos Business School (LBS), Pan Atlantic University, Lagos and also chaired another NUC Ad-hoc Accreditation Panels to Rivers State University, Port-Harcourt and Godfrey Okoye University, Enugu to evaluate their B.Sc. and M. Sc. Marketing Programmes, respectively. Others include chairmanship of the NUC Ad-hoc Assessment Panel on e-learning activities to Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, Uli, Anambra, State (as an ODel expert) to assess their e-learning Readiness for the Commencement of e-learning activities in the University and membership of the NUC Ad-hoc Accreditation Panel to National Open University of Nigeria, Jos Study Centre, Jos, Plateau State (as ODL Expert) to evaluate the B.Sc. (Ed.) Computer Science Education Programme.

He is currently the Director, Centre for Distance Learning and Continuing Education (CDL&CE), University of Abuja and formerly Director, University of Abuja Ventures Limited; Deputy Dean, Postgraduate School of the University of Abuja and one time Head of Business Administration Department, University of Abuja and also, the Editor-in-Chief, Abuja Journal of Business and Management (AJBAM) and Member, Editorial Review Board, Journal of American Academic Research (JAAR), U.S.A. He is a member of the UniAbuja Management and Coordinator, PhD (Business Administration) programme. He was at one-time Chairman, Postgraduate School Results Vetting Committee; Chairman, Curriculum Review Committee for the Postgraduate and Undergraduate Programmes in Business Administration; Examination Officer of the Department; Programme Coordinator for the Centre of Distance Learning (CDL); Level Coordinator, Students Staff-Adviser and Secretary, Departmental meeting and possessed membership of various university Management and Council Committees and supervised not less than 2000 postgraduate students (Postgraduate Diploma/M.Sc./M.B.A & PhD Candidates).

Before joining the academia, Prof. Belo Ayuba was a registered member of the Newspapers Proprietors Association of Nigeria (NPAN), Agent for the Distribution of all National Newspapers and Magazines in the North-East Sub-Region; North-East Bureau Chief Correspondent of Today Newspapers, Bauchi Bureau; Chairman, Bauchi State Council of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN); Member, Bauchi State Football Association; Match Commissioner of the Nigeria Football League-“Globacom Premier League” and served as Secretary, Publicity Sub-committee National Sports Festival tagged, “Bauchi 2000”. Others include National Marketing Officer of African Youth Sports Federation (AYSOF); Secretary, Publicity Sub-committee on ‘’Nigeria 99’’ Under 21 World Cup, Bauchi Sub-Seat and Secretary, Correspondent’s Chapel, NUJ, Bauchi State, chapter.

Prof. Bello Ayuba is a member of many professional bodies which includes; Fellow Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (FIBAKM) of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (IBAKM®), Fellow Certified Business Administrator (FCBA) and Fellow Certified Knowledge Manager (FCKM) of the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM®), Fellow of the Institute of Business Diplomacy and Financial Management (FBDFM); Fellow of the Institute of Management Consultants (FIMC); Fellow of the Institute of Policy Management Development (FIPMD); Fellow of the Institute of Corporate Administration (FCAI) of Nigeria; Member, Academy of Management (U.S.A); Member, Academy of International Business (U.S.A); Member, European Centre for Research and Training (U.K); Member, Nigeria Institute of Management (NIM); Member, The Academy of Management Nigeria (TAMN) and Member, National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria (NIMN) among others.

He has published widely in many academic journals, written a number of textbooks and contributed chapters in a book of reading and referred distance learning materials including monographs and Technical/Research reports.

LEGAL ADVISER/SECRETARY

Barr. Job N. Enajedu, FIBAKMBarr J N ENAJEDU, LLB, BL, LLM, PNM, FIPSM, FIBAKM (Nigeria) holds the degree of Bachelor of Laws (LLB) and Master of Laws (LLM) General.  He completed the vocational training course with the Nigerian Law School where he graduated with BL degree.

He is an experienced Legal Practitioner and a Professional Negotiator and Mediator and currently the Principal Partner in the law firm of NEW GLORY CHAMBERS.

Barr Enajedu is a Legal Adviser to several organisations, both profit and non-profit.

DIRECTOR, MEMBERSHIP SERVICES

Dr Patrick I. Okpah, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM, OONDr Patrick Ifechukwude OKPAH, animn, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM, OON (Nigeria) is a prodigy of learning, visionary strategist, inspirational leader and incurable optimist.  He holds a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Business Administration, Master in Business Administration (MBA) with specialization in Management, Master of Business Administration (MBA) in General Management, Master of International Law and Diplomacy (MILD), Bachelors of Science (BSc) in Marketing, Diploma in Pastoral Theology and Evangelism. Okpah is a Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (FIBAKM), Chartered Certified Business Administrator (FCBA) and Chartered Certified Knowledge Manager (FCKM) of the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM®) as well as an Accredited Member of the Association of Business Administration and Knowledge Management Professionals (ABAKMP®). In addition, he is a Fellow, Environmental Practitioners Institute of Nigeria, Fellow, Certified Institute of Auctioneers of Nigeria, Associate, National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria as well as hold professional training qualifications from various multi-disciplinary training courses and programmes within and outside Nigeria.  He was conferred with the Nigerian National Honours Award of Officer of the Order of the Niger (OON) by the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Dr Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, on 29 September, 2014.

His experience includes: Executive Secretary/CEO, Centre for Agriculture and Sports Entrepreneurship; Director-General/CEO, Centre for Culture and Environment Promotion; President/Group Managing Director, Pat Kairos Group; Managing Director/CEO, Managing Partner, Wisdom CBT Centre (a JAMB approved E-Testing and Digital Literacy Centre), Venture Support Microfinance Bank (formerly Oworo Community Bank); Profit Centre Manager-Consumer Banking Group, Standard Trust Bank Limited (now UBA Plc) and Ecobank Plc.

DIRECTOR, LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Dr Obinna C. Iwueke, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM, KSCDr Obinna Chukwuma IWUEKE, MNIM, MAMN, TRCN, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM, KSC (Nigeria) is a seasoned administrator, consultant and trainer.  He holds Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Management, Master of Science (MSc) in Management, Master of Business Administration (MBA) with specialization in Management, Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Management and Higher National Diploma (HND) in Business Administration and Management.  He is a Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (FIBAKM), Chartered Certified Business Administrator (FCBA) and Chartered Certified Knowledge Manager (FCKM) of the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM®) as well as an Accredited Member of the Association of Business Administration and Knowledge Management Professionals (ABAKMP®). In addition, he is a member of the Nigerian Institute of Management, Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria, Academy of Management, International Society of Comparative Education, Science and Technology, Fellow of the Institute of Public Diplomacy and Management and Society for Economic Empowerment and Entrepreneurship Development..

Obinna has held several appointments and positions including: Head, Department of Business Administration and Management, Federal Polytechnic, Nekede; Principal Lecturer, Department of Business Administration and Management, Federal Polytechnic, Nekede, Owerri; Principal Consultant, Emeri & Kamdiri Resources Consults, Owerri; Lecturer, Department of Business Administration and Management, Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic, Unwana, Afikpo; Facilitator, Nigerian Institute of Management-Moanglobal Professionals; Part-Time Lecturer, Department of Management, Imo State University (ICEP); Director, Polytechnic Development, Federal Polytechnic, Nekede; Consulting Editor, Journal of Management Science and Technology, Federal Polytechnic, Ekowe, Bayelsa; External Examiner, Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic, Unwana, Governing Council Member, Moanglobal Institute of Management and Technology; Deputy Director, Centre for Gender Studies; External Examiner, Covenant Polytechnic, etc.

DIRECTOR, PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE

Mrs Bosede Naomi Ekemezie, AIBAKM, ACBA, ACKMMrs Bosede Naomi EKEMEZIE, ACA, ACCA, CISA, CFE, AIBAKM, ACBA, ACKM (Canada) is a UK trained Chartered Professional Accountant, Certified member of the Institute of Certified Professional Bookkeepers of Canada and a Certified Fraud Examiner. She has over a decade of experience in fraud investigation, bookkeeping, accounting, and advisory services gained from working with several national public accounting firms.

She holds a Bachelor of Science (BSc.) in Applied Accounting, Graduate Certificate in Information Technology Business Analysis and Graduate Certificate in Forensic Accounting and Fraud Examination.  She is an Associate Chartered Accountant of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, Certified Fraud Examiner of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, Texas, United States of America, Associate Chartered Certified Accountant of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, United Kingdom, Chartered Professional Accountant of the Chartered Professional Accountants, Ontario, Canada and a Chartered Certified Business Administrator (ACBA) and Chartered Certified Knowledge Manager (ACBA) of the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM).

Her experience include: Director, SureBooks Bookkeeping and Accounting Services Inc. Mississauga, Canada; Part-time Accountant, Canadian Gab-Kir Icfonc., Mississauga, Canada; Partner, Ekemezie & Associates (Chartered Accountants), Lagos, Nigeria; Audit Supervisor, BDO Balogun Badejo & Co. (Chartered Accountants), Lagos, Nigeria and Audit Trainee, Charles Keshinro & Co. (Chartered Accountants), Lagos, Nigeria.

DIRECTOR, LEGAL AND CORPORATE AFFAIRS

Barr. Oladotun Hassan, MIBAKM, MCBA, MCKMAare Oladotun HASSAN, BL, MIBAKM, MCBA, MCKM (Nigeria) is a legal luminary in a class of its own, experienced and knowledge manager, astute human rights lawyer and social justice crusader with records of various landmark achievements.  He holds Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree and was called to the Nigerian Bar by the Council of Legal Education. He is a Full Member of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (MIBAKM), Chartered Certified Business Administrator (MCBA) and Chartered Certified Knowledge Manager (MCKM) of the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM®) as well as an Accredited Member of the Association of Business Administration and Knowledge Management Professionals (ABAKMP®).

Oladotun is the Managing Partner of Juryman Associate LP and he is vast in modern legal practice with expertise in legal drafting, litigation, solicitor, leasing and asset management, risk control & debt management, corporate Investment and management, information technology and cyber law, trademark, patent and intellectual property, arbitration and mediation, trade union and labour law consultant, negotiator and business development manager and consultant.  He has drafted and developed over 24 proposed legislative bills both on regional and national policies and has written several articles.

He is the current Assistant Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association, Epe Branch; Chairman, Eti-Osa Bar Forum (formerly Lekki Forum); President, Yoruba Council of Youths Worldwide and Covener, Southern Nigerian Assembly.  He is honored with numerous Chieftaincy titles and awards.

DIRECTOR, CONSULTANCY, RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

Ms Victoria O. Opajobi, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKMMs Victoria Oyeronke OPAJOBI, FCIS, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM (Nigeria) holds a Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) in English & Language Arts from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria. She is a Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (FIBAKM), Chartered Certified Business Administrator (FCBA) and Chartered Certified Knowledge Manager (FCKM) of the Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (CIBAKM®) as well as an Accredited Member of the Association of Business Administration and Knowledge Management Professionals (ABAKMP®). In addition, she is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria (ICSAN). She has attended several trainings, seminars and professionally relevant courses. Currently, she is a Member of Council of ICSAN; Honorary Secretary of the Lagos State Chapter of ICSAN and Chairman of the Public Practice Committee of ICSAN. She is also a Certified Trainer by the International Finance Corporation (IFC), Facilitator at ICSAN’s MCPE programs, ICSAN Annual Conference and ICSAN Accredited Lecture Centres. ‘Ronke’s working career experience includes Chief Executive Officer at City Secretaries Limited, Assistant Corporate Secretary with Lennap Services Limited (the secretarial arm of Pannell Kerr Forster – Chartered Accountants), General Manager with Folreinco Nominees Limited (Chartered Secretaries), Head, Corporate Services with Monument Securities and Finance Limited.