Our Board

Dr. Christopher Kolade - (Chairman)

Dr. Kolade was former director general of Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation, former managing director of Cadbury Nigeria Plc, former Nigerian high commissioner to the United Kingdom, former director general of Sure – P. He is also the pro- chancellor of Lagos Business School. Dr. Kolade chairs the company with a wealth of professional experience in the private and public sector.

Engr. Femi Odumabo - (Non - Executive)

Engr. Femi Odumabo, an accomplished professional engineer. He held several positions of increasing responsibilities with Chevron for about 30 years, and retired as Regional Vice President, Africa Business Development for Chevron Africa and Latin America Exploration and Production.

He is the current Chief Operating Officer of Zenilum Company Limited, an upstream oil and gas service provider; and also the Chief Executive Officer of Sahara Networks (West Africa) Limited, a security and surveillance enterprise.

He belongs to several professional bodies, among them: the Fellow Nigerian Society of Engineers (FNSE), the Council of Registered Engineers of Nigeria (COREN), the Society of Petroleum Engineers, a former Board Member of the Council for Nigerian Conservation Center. He is recognized with many distinguished awards.

Nkechi Ali-Balogun - (Non - Executive)

At the helm of affairs of NECCI Limited is the Principal Consultant/CEO, NkechiAli-Balogun a multi-talented industry veteran with over 20 years of experience on both the client and services side of Public Relations and Training consultancy. She provides solutions to managerial problems and other functions of management. Nkechi has lived in your shoes and knows how to turn issues into opportunities.

She is a gifted strategist with intuitively creative abilities. As a result, she is an in-demand industry facilitator, motivational speaker, and mentor in her career.

Her experiences include serving as Head of Corporate Affairs in two banks, NEXIM and Equitorial Trust Bank and as Chairman of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations, Lagos State Chapter.

Nkechi holds a first degree in English/Education and a master’s degree in Mass Communication from the University of Lagos. Nkechi also has a Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and concluded an MBA in Management programme from the same University. In addition, she has attended Public Relations Management courses in Frank Jefkins School of Public Relations, London and the prestigious Lagos Business School.

Nkechi has won many awards and the first female to receive the prestigious PR Golden Eagle Award as the Most Outstanding Public Relations Practitioner (Female) from the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations, Lagos. In recognition of her outstanding contributions to the media industry in West Africa, she was one of the recipients of the Red Media Living Legend Industry Award. She is a Fellow of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR) and a Senior Member of the African Public Relations Association (APPRA)

Mr. Kese Jabari - (Non - Executive)

Mr. Ogo Sow - (Non - Executive)

Mr. Ogo Sow is a communication specialist who runs Ogo Sow Communication Networks , a company that targets promotion of Africa’s tourism in the diaspora through the international media. He is a member of advisory board of Africa Travel Association ATA.

Dr. Joeseph Eborieme - (Non - Executive)

Dr. J.O Eborieme was the former director general of Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation.NTDC. He was also a former director general of Nigerian Commission of Museum and Monuments NCMM.