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Meet our cell leaders

Mr Afolabi Johnson Talabi

Mr Afolabi Johnson Talabi

Shomolu Cell Leader 2018 – till Date

Mr Afolabi Johnson Talabi holds a masters Degree in Business Administration (Human Resources Management)from Lagos state university in 2008,He is a graduate of Yaba college of Technology where he obtained the Higher Nationa Diploma (HND) certificate in Business administration, 2001.

Igbobi college yaba,(Art Class) 1990-1995 (Townsend House).
He started his working career at Eti-osa local government as an industrial attache 1998-1999, Trans international bank plc 2002 as youth corper.

He has over 15 years of experience in banking operations and investment banking. He joined Bank PHB Plc 2008 and its successor ,Keystone bank where he functioned in Branch Operations .
He is hardworking and passionate about getting results in every assigned duty.

Afolabi joined cititrust credit Ltd, one of the subsidiaries of Cititrust group plc as Head of operations in 2021.
He is currently relationship manager at Cititrust Asset management Ltd.
He has attended several courses on banking , management and leadership.
He is also a member of igbobi college old boys association (Icoba international) and Icoba 1995 set. He is currently the cell chairman of Icoba 1995 shomolu axis.

He is happily married with children.

Bokime Udoaka

Mr Bokime Udoaka

Cell leader 2018-2021

Bokime Udoaka, an enterprising entrepreneur and skilled business analyst who brings 44 years of life experience to his remarkable journey.

Educated at the prestigious University of Hertfordshire in England, where he earned an MBA in Project Management, Bokime’s foundation of knowledge is a testament to his commitment to excellence. With a diverse range of achievements, Bokime’s entrepreneurial spirit has flourished on both the Nigerian and English business landscapes.

Bokime stands as the visionary founder of EXIGO Travel and Tour Limited, a registered travel consulting company since 2011. His entrepreneurial drive extends beyond borders, encompassing Bureau de Change operations, management of short-let apartments in Lagos and England, and facilitating wholesale distribution of children’s clothing from England to Nigeria.

In addition to his business ventures, Bokime finds joy in pursuits like lawntennis and reading, illustrating a multi-faceted personality. Guided by unwavering personal values, Bokime embodies the role of a change agent, consistently seeking innovative ways to create positive impact.

Bokime Udoaka, with his academic accomplishments, entrepreneurial ventures, and dedication to transformation, serves as a shining example for aspiring business leaders and changemakers. As he continue to explore new horizons and contribute to international projects, his profile remains a testament to the power of ingenuity and perseverance

Mr Samuel Affia-Akpan

Diaspora Cell leader 2018 – till Date.

Freeman house.
Labor prefect.
Project manager/ IT Audit consultant.

Rev Canon Akinsulire Ayodeji Oluwaseun

Rev Canon Akinsulire Ayodeji Oluwaseun

Outside Lagos Cell Leader 2018 – till Date

A clergy of the Anglican Diocese Jos with B.sc (Bch OOU),MIS (ABTU,Bauchi),PGD Theology (Christian institute, Jos ).Fellow Chartered Institute of Human Capital Development of Nigeria (CIHCDN).

He currently the Area Manager Bukuru under Jos Electeicity Distribution PLC.

Mr Sadiq Badmus

Mr Sadiq Badmus

Cell leader Osun state 2018 – till Date

Mr Sadiq Badmus works at GS Agriculture Nig LTD as accountant.

Adekunle Gafar

Adekunle Gafar

Alimosho Cell Leader 2021 – till Date

Adekunle Gafar is a seasoned entrepreneur, who has invested significantly in the multimedia and entertainment space with sizeable interests in food business and visual art dealership.

He is equipped with multiple skills in 3D design, animation, photography, video production and content development with over 17 years experience in the creative design industry.

He Has worked as a lead animator, visual effect artist, film editor, producer and director.

He has been awarded a grant by the Tony Elumelu Foundation and a Scholarship by Diamond Bank.

He is the convener of ‘Art of Our Culture’ the foremost educational art exhibition in Nigeria in collaboration with the prestigious enterprise development centre of the pan altlantic university, Lagos Business School.

He is passionate about developing entrepreneurial revolution through youth empowerment and creative thinking.

He’s an alumni of Enterprise Development Centre of the Pan Atlantic University, LBS.

He’s an alumni of Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF)