OUR SPEAKERS

Florence Kayemba

Program Manager

A Program Manager/development communications specialist with
specific research interests in Preventing/Countering Violent
Extremism ; Counter Terrorism; Mass Atrocity Prevention;
Disarmament, Demobilisation and Reintegration (DDR); Transitional
Justice; Children and Armed Conflict; transitional justice and;
Security Sector Reform in Sub-Saharan Africa. She currently works
for Stakeholder Democracy Network (SDN).

Ikpeme Neto

Digital Health Entrepreneur

Ikpeme Neto is a father and husband. He is a Digital Health Entrepreneur, community builder at Digital Health Nigeria and editor of Digital Health Nigeria. He is also a salsa addict.

Ugo Obi-chukwu

chartered accountant

Ugo Obi-chukwu is a chartered accountant with over 16 years experience in financial management, corporate finance and change management.

Ugo was the Financial Controller at Ikoyi Hotels Ltd and helped secure over $100m in funding for the development of Southern Sun Ikoyi Hotels Ltd. He was also involved in the successful privatisation and takeover of Ikeja Electric, one of Nigeria’s largest power distribution companies.

He is also the founder and publisher of Nairametrics, a business and financial literacy website based in Lagos Nigeria.

Ugodre as he is often referred to by friends and associates is a financial literacy and retail investor advocate and his expertise and opinions are often shared radio and TV shows where he appears as an in house expert. Ugo is also the co-host of the Everyday Money Matters show on Lagos Talks 91.3 radio.

Through Nairametrics, Ugo helps promote financial literacy in Nigeria sharing personal finance tips, financial tutorials and tools for small businesses and startups.

Adiel Desmond

Lawyer

Adiel is a passionate lawyer who has a burden and a vision for the young men of Africa. This vision is borne out of an undying need to build stronger men in our society who would be leaders at large in the right direction. He is the founder of the Betterman Initiative Africa.

Dr. Dalal Naeem

Medical Doctor

Dr. Dalal Naeem who is a Zambian Medical Doctor, Mental Health and Preventive Health Advocate. Lusaka Global Shaper. A medical doctor currently pursuing a Masters of Medicine Degree in Psychiatry. Dr Dalal couples his passion and skills to mentor, deliver leadership talks and promote psychological resilience especially among youth. He often features on national media (TV/Radio) programs to advocate and empower preventive mental health. He freelances as a local journalist and social media blogger advocating for mental health tailored to Zambia. Driven by his passion for neuroscience and research, he is a student fellow of the International Brain Research Organization. Dr. Dalal Naeem, MBChB (UNZA), BSc Human Biology (UNZA). MMED Psychiatry Resident (UNZA).

Aminat Kalejaye-Tadese

Vice President, Fizza Consulting

Currently the Vice President, Change Management, Leadership and organizational development for Fizza Consulting situated in Nigeria. She has been actively involved in other volunteering projects regarding mental health and workforce development so she has the right expertise. She sometimes just like to volunteer her services just to reach a wider populace whilst making impacts. www.fizzaconsulting.com

Chioma Ezekwesili

Mental health volunteer

She has built her social media page with organic followers upto 7k within 3 years active time and also worked with a couple of organizations to help them manage and build their social media accounts eg; Ehealth4everyone and her volunteering with mentally Aware Nigeria Initiative has improved her knowledge on mental health also from personal experience and class room teachings she is able to teach about mental health

Ayo Ajeigbe

Clinical psychologist

His training as a Clinical psychologist, experience in Federal Neuropsychiatric hospitals, Teaching Hospital and private mental health and rehabilitation facilities has equipped him with skills and experience in the category chosen above. He has also conducted a study on Secondary trauma among Nurses in Abeokuta; Secondary Trauma and Death Anxiety among Clinicians in the palliative department in University College Hospital, Ibadan. Most recent is “Psychosocial Predictors of Post Traumatic Growth among with people with Stroke in Ogun State” All these have partly increased his understanding of Trauma and its relation to Mental Health. He has also done a course in Psychological First Aid where he was exposed to cases of disaster and those that went through psychological Trauma and their immediate needs.

Doyin Olaosebikan

medical doctor

She is a medical doctor, passionate about mental health advocacy and awareness. She is currently working in a rehab center.

Stella Ajoku

Mental health nurse

A mental health nurse practicing in the UK.

Toyin Alatise-Abimbola

Clinical Psychologist.

Clinical Psychologist, Founder, PsychNG Services. Help individual develop interpersonal effectiveness skills of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) which has proven to be effective in building and maintaining positive relationships.

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