MEET OUR PRINCIPAL OFFICERS
Dr. Iyi Uwadiae
Chairman governing council
Dr. Iyi Uwadiae holds a B.ED (Mathematics) – University of Benin
Masters in Educational Measurement & Evaluation – University of Ibadan Ph.D (Educational Measurement & Evaluation)- University of Ibadan.
He started his work career as a Mathematics Lecturer in a College of Education in Benin City, Edo State. He joined the West African Examinations Council(WAEC) in 1985 as a Research Officer. Rose through the ranks by the Grace of God to become a Management Staff.
In 2008, He was appointed the Head of the Nigeria Office(HNO) of WAEC, a position he held for almost five years before he was further elevated to the highest position in the great Organisation.
In 2012, he was appointed the Registrar/CEO of WAEC, a position that makes the Registrar to be in charge of the five-member countries ( The Gambia, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone) of WAEC. He effectively assumed duty as the Registrar/CEO of WAEC in Ghana the Headquarters of WAEC on October 01, 2012. To the Glory of God Almighty he occupied the position for seven years (2012— 2019), when his tenure ended.
To the Glory of God Almighty, during his tenures as Head of Nigeria Office of WAEC and Registrar/CEO of WAEC in Anglophone West Africa experienced improved staff welfare and developments in the Organisation.
Mr Theophilus Ihejirika
Governing Council Representative
Mr. Theophilus Ihejirika is the Group Managing Director of the Havilah Open Door Group.
He holds a Bachelors degree in Law (LL.B) and Masters Degree in Commercial and Maritime Law (LL.M) both from Lagos State University and a Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Security Management from University of Lagos. He is an alumni of Foursquare Institute of Leadership and Futures Studies and the prestigious Cranfield School of Management (UK).
Dr. Timothy A. Okeowo
Dr Timothy A. Okeowo is an erudite scholar with extensive teaching and administrative experience in Tertiary Institutions of learning.
He holds a PhD. Agricultural Economics and is widely published in both International and Local Journals. He has also authored and co-authored books and is a member of different professional bodies.