Ekenedilichukwu Okolie is a Nigerian Social Entrepreneur and a gender advocate whose work cuts across Education, Youth development and Leadership training. She hails from Aniocha North LG in Delta State.
Ekene is a graduate of Electrical/Electronics Engineering from the Lagos State Polytechnic and obtained her Masters in Information Technology (MIT) from the Ladoke Akintola University, and is also currently running her MBA in the same school. An Associate member of the Nigerian Computer Society and the Nigerian Institute of Management.
Ekene is a self motivated team player with Professional experience of over 12 years that spans from Telecommunications to Oil and Gas and Energy. She is a Principal partner of ICT CART Ltd, an ICT one stop online store .Her passion to identify with the vulnerable and down trodden in the society especially the women and children prompted her sojourn into the humanitarian world, giving herself to service for the less privileged.
Ekene’ Roles Over the Years:
Director of programs SHE(Shelter, Healthcare and Education) AFRICA INITIATIVE a non profit organization focused on Child’s right advocacy and ensuring the basic rights of the Nigerian child.
Public Relations Executive of the NIGERIAN YOUNG WOMEN POLITICAL FORUM(NYWPF) a non profit organization that’s focused on advocacy for gender inclusiveness, capacity building and Mentorship.
Partner at Collette Nigeria, A Switzerland-Nigerian Social enterprise that focuses on training and retraining graduates and young adults with skillset that positions them for global competitiveness.
National Secretary of the Turaki Vanguard, the oldest and biggest support group of HE Atiku Abubakar.
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