Andrew Agbo Abu MNCS MCPN FIMC
Andrew Abu is a tech advocate, has worked in technology based roles within the past 8 years, creating channels for IT to interface with businesses. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (University of
Jos) , – as well as Executive Degree in Electronic Health (McMaster University Canada) and Executive certificates in Technology
Entrepreneurship & Innovations from the African Management Initiative, university of Pretoria, Stratmore Business School and the Pan African University (Lagos Business School)
He has carried out several roles in Nigeria ICT sectors, he is also a digital literacy advocate, and he now focuses on building the Nigerian eco system that supports IT entrepreneurship and startups. He currently an executive director at Imperium industries a blue chip Military Hardware company that provides constantly for the Nigerian military , He has served on
the Local organizing committee for Gulf Information Technology Exhibition (GITEX) since 2014 and e-Nigeria,
He has worked with various National committees like Nigerian Research Education Network (NgRen), e- Nigeria Conference, Aso Villa Demo Day. He was awarded the High Tech Entrepreneur and innovator of the year 2014 by the High-tech Center for Nigeria women and Youths. Andrew is a member of the Nigerian
computer Society , fellow of the institute of Management Consultants , member computer professionals Registration Council of Nigeria. He is a certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Ec-Council System security Analyst (ECSA) and Licensed Penetration Tester(LPT) all from the
EC-Council. He has worked on several projects as a volunteer such as the unveiling Nigeria Project, Labor room reality show, Nigerian rebirth program,.
He has contributed in the training of over 2500 youths across Nigeria in digital skills acquisitions. He supervised the development of the Skills gaps research in ICT in 2016 endorsed by IT stakeholders to provide
data on the current level of skills gaps in Nigeria in the technology sector and hence matching solutions to addressing the gaps identified.
Andrew is a technology strategist and lover of SDG’s. Andrew has served as a resource person in many tech event across Nigeria and Africa including (ICreateSkills Africa, Startup Arewa, Hack Jos, Startup Grind, Startup Pavilion, Startup Friday, Startup South, SensiHub Health Hack.
In 2016 he championed the Nigerian Skills Gaps Survey which looked at the IT sector with the aim of creating jobs for young Nigerians through bridging of the skills gaps identified in the research and creating training programs for human capital development.
In addition to being the Fonder/Young Innovators of Nigeria, Andrew is an advisor at Blue Sapphire e-Solutions /Blue Hub(Kano)North west Nigeria, Director at TechX Incubation Hub Enugu Nigeria, he is also a Board
member of the Benue- Agrictech Hub , supporting early stage startups in the Nigerian technology
ecosystem. He is also a partner at Startups Arewa . He is a Member of the Mentorship Committee for
Computer Professionals Registration Council of Nigeria, He is also A member of the Board of the Deaf Incubation Hub Jos. He is a co founder at Agrifunders Nigeria a crowd funding agric company . He is also a trustee on the
Board of Benue Youths Empowerment Foundation , where he mentors indigenous Benue youths on leadership and entrepreneurship . In 2017 he founded the Nigerian Technology innovations
Exhibitions and Awards NITIEXA to serve as platform for indigenous innovators to showcase their solutions and promote investment opportunities for Nigerian innovators and as way of advocacy for local content.
Scott Oradi Ugbah PhD
Director Research and Innovations
Scott Oradi Ugbah Director Research & Innovation is a Nigerian/South African citizen, thoroughly trained educationally and practically in all facets of ICT and Management, he is the Developer of Enterprise Risk Management Software (ERM) a solution which won United Nations Sustainable Development Goals hackathon hosted by I-Max Technology Innovation Lab United States. Scott Oradi Ugbah has an eclectic educational background which gave him the greatest flexibility in fulfilling his personal and professional experience. He graduates with a degree certificate in Computer Science Second Upper Division at the University of Cape-Town and Masters degree in Software Technology and Network Management from the University of KwaZulu-Natal both from South Africa. On completion of his master’s degree program, he proceeded to Walden University Minneapolis United States of America for his PhD program and is currently researching on “Digital Forensic Investigation & Analysis” with a sub-specialty in Quantitative Research Methods.
Scott Oradi Ugbah is the Co-Founder of Wemart24 and also Director of Technical, he has worked extensively with several organizations in the past networking projects such as Zinox Technologies AVRS Consultants Limited and many more and has held creditably positions of high managerial and technical responsibilities; he has equally spoken and lectured at conference like TED, Coventry University London and the Clinton Global Initiative, SXSW, and ROFLCon.
Director Finance & Admin
She is an Business Administrator and Human resource professional , she has a Bsc physics(from Bayero University Kano ,) MSC environmental mgt.(University of Wolverhampton United kingdom), certificate in Project Management Faith B. Abu has worked with Home Fundraising (UK)as a fund raiser and worked for the Young innovators of Nigeria as Head Human Resources and Administration, She worked as a consultant for the society for the protection of women against Abuse (SOPWA)
Ajiboye Mayowa Adelayo
Chief Operating Officer
Mayowa is an Educational Technology expert, a graduate of Computer Science from University of Jos. He is a System Analyst and a Tech Ecosystem advocate. He has worked with various organizations, such as SmartWeb, UNITeS, FGC Birnin Yauri, TechX Innovation Hub amongst others.
He is currently the President of Young Innovators of Nigeria.
Mayowa is a member to the following association s; Nigeria Computer Society (NCS).
Computer Professional Registration Council of Nigeria, (CPN). Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA).
His interest is in Cyber security and Cloud Computing.
Grace Anchenyo Okolo
Chief Software Architect
Grace is a full stack developer with and Msc in software Engineering from the University of Tartu Finland and a BSc Information Technology with distinction from the University of Hertfordshire UK . Grace have a passion for building cool software solutions and she specialise in Enterprise Software Engineering. She is a strong believer in the fact that everyone should enjoy the work they do! That is why she love enterprise software development because she can contribute to making people’s work easier, faster and better and hopefully, put a smile on their faces 🙂 she worked with OSMOSIS Belgium as a full stack developer. She worked with EPAM systems Hungary as a software Engineer and technical support officer at Transcomosis in Hungary, she was the founding software director for Young Innovators of Nigeria
Precious Ehi Gavriella Unogwu
Head of Marketing and Business Development
Precious is a graduate of Mechanical Engineering from Federal University of Technology Minna, she joined Young Innovators of Nigeria as a project Assistant and Business Development Analyst , she worked with galaxy back bone limited as a call centre analyst she also worked with the IBB International golf and country club as a project and logistics Assistant and now runs her own Beauty and intra dermal cosmetics implantation organisation in Abuja. She has been certified as an intra dermal cosmetics artisan by glittering health beauty limited and Scalpa Academy one of the worlds leaders in permanent enhancement trainings.
Emmanuel E Inalegwu Esq
Emmanuel is a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria. He obtained he Bachelor of Laws (L.L.B (HONS) at the University of HULL England, UK. He worked as a field agent at champions Life Academy, a London based marketing and advertising firm. He currently does free lance legal practice whilst running The Black Comb Hairven as its CEO ( An Abuja based spa)
Central Systems Support Services (CS3) Limited
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