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.
Engr. (Dr.) Gangadhar JOSHI, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM, FIIIE, MNIPM, (Indian) 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 Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (IBAKM Global), 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.
PIONEER PRESIDENT (2020 - 2021)
Dr. Wilson FYFFE, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM (Australian) 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) as well as holds the prestigious Fellow Certified Business Administrator (FCBA) and Fellow Certified Knowledge Manager (FCKM).
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.
EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT
Dr Monday ANYAIRO, DPP, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM, CGMgr, CMP, CGMC, CBAP, CKMP (Nigerian) 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 Certified Business Administrator (CBA), Certified Knowledge Manager (CKM), 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 Doctoral Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management (Dr./FIBAKM). He holds the 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 Business Administration (MBA) with specialization in Management, Master of Business Administration (MBA) in General Management, Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Business Management, Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Accounting, Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Business Administration, Professional Diploma (NIMDip) in Management, Graduate Diploma in Information and Knowledge Management, Master Certification in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management, Master Certification 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; 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; 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, 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 Morounkeji ADETUYI, FCA, FCTI, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM (Nigerian) 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 Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria, Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management 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, RESEARCH AND INNOVATION MANAGEMENT
Pst. Moses Olaniyi ADEGBAYI, FCIA, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM (Nigerian) 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 Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Administration and the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management.
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.
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Alh. Ibrahim SHOWA, FCA, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM (Nigerian) 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 Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria and the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management 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
CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER
Dr Jide Ebenezer Taiwo AKINSOLA, MCPN, MNCS, CITP, AMNIM, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM (Nigerian) 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 and Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management.
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.
Mr Temitope Oluwasegun ADEBISI, MNIM, MCILRM, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM (Nigerian) 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 Member of the Nigerian Institute of Management (Chartered), Member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria, Member of the Chartered Institute of Loan and Risk Management and Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge 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.
CHAIRMAN, EDUCATION AND TRAINING
Prof. Peter U. AKANWA, PhD, FAMN, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM (Nigerian) is a professor of management. He holds Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Economics/Public Administration, Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Management, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Management and Diploma in Law.
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, MEMBERSHIP AND ETHICS
Mr. J. H. Mordey TETTEHFIO, FCA, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM (Ghanaian) 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.
Barr J N ENAJEDU, LLB, BL, LLM, PNM, FIPSM, FIBAKM (Nigerian) 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 Ifechukwude OKPAH, animn, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM, OON (Nigerian) 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, Environmental Practitioners Institute of Nigeria, Fellow, Certified Institute of Auctioneers of Nigeria, Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management, 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 Chukwuma IWUEKE, MNIM, MAMN, TRCN, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM, KSC (Nigerian) 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 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 and Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management.
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, ACA, ACCA, CISA, CFE, AIBAKM, ACBA, ACKM (Canadian) 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 Certified Business Administrator and Certified Knowledge Manager of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management.
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, PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY
Miss Chinwe Ogochukwu NNITE, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM (Nigerian) is an experienced Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the financial services industry. She posses strong sales professional skills in Financial Planning, Asset Management, Management, Business Development, Strategic Planning and Training. Chinwe is an Independent Certified Coach, Speaker and Trainer with The John Maxwell Team. She holds Bachelor of Science (BSc.) in Economics and Master of Science (MSc.) in Economics. She is a member of the Learning and Development Professional- Learning and Development Network International; Associate Member, Women in Management, Business and Public Service (WIMBIZ), Certified Speaker, Trainer and Coach with The John Maxwell Team and Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management.
Her experience include: Managing Director/CEO, ProFinAd Nigeria Limited; Country Manager, ProFinAd Nigeria Limited; Regional Business Development Manager, ProFinAd Nigeria Limited; Executive Director/COO, GOFUSS Consult Limited; Head Investment Management, BGL Plc; Head, Insurance, MOFIs, Institutions, Client Relationship Manager, South-South and South-East, Client Relationship Manager, Lagos, BGL Securities Limited; Head, Private Wealth Advisory, South West, Head, Funds Advisory, South West, BGL Asset Management Limited and Research Executive/Programmes Coordinator, Lagos, Nigerian Economic Summit Group Ltd/Gte.
DIRECTOR, AFFILIATION AND PARTNERSHIP
Miss ‘Ronke OPAJOBI, FCIS, FIBAKM, FCBA, FCKM (Nigerian) 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 Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria (ICSAN) and Institute of Business Administration and Knowledge Management. 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.
DIRECTOR, LEGAL AND CORPORATE AFFAIRS
Aare Oladotun HASSAN, BL, AIBAKM, ACBA, ACKM (Nigerian) 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.
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.