Ambassador (Dr.) Oyedokun Oyewole, has been appointed as the Vice President of the Board of Regina Ogbonnaeke Empowerment Foundation (ROE Foundation).
His part of the new board inaugurated on December 5, 2020 to oversee the affairs of the Foundation for the next three years.
ROE Foundation is a Nigerian Non-governmental Organisation (NGO) founded by Mr. Ifeanyi Adonu, as a Special Purpose Vehicle to activate philanthropy in wealth creation, skill acquisition/self-reliance, sports development and educational empowerment.
The Founder/President of the Board, has cut his teeth in the Telecom business prior to the pursuit of Educational fulfilment in National Open University of Nigeria Abuja in the Cooperative Economics Management Department.
In the course of his navigation in the business world, he acquired a lot of experience from Executive Trainings and Certificate Courses both home and abroad. He’s one of the highly valued Strategic Trade Partners of MTN Nig. Plc.
Today, Mr. Adonu sits on the Board of many Companies including but limited to the following to Chairman/CEO, S.Mobile Netzone Ltd., Setbiz Datalink Concept Ltd., St. John Global Communications Nig. Ltd., Adonu- Gas West African Ltd and Divine Gift Water Resources Ltd.
Quite remarkable is the founding and establishment of Regina Ogbonnaeke Empowerment Foundation (ROEF).
He has by this Foundation developed Start-up Packs for Young Entrepreneurs, and Founder/Proprietor of Shinning Stars Football Academy where over 10 Persons have been exported to Professional football career overseas.
Mr Adonu is a Philanthropist with a lot of Educational Scholarship awarded to many indigent Persons. A Community Leader, a Social Crusader and a successful Family man.
Meanwhile, in a letter he endorsed notifying Dr. Oyewole of his appointment, Mr. Adonu, relished the character and expertise he will bring on the board, especially in the pursuit of the vision, “To Improve the Standard of living of various categories of the impoverished persons or a people, whilst creating favourable opportunities where accomplishment can be attained”.
Dr. Oyewole is the Founder / President / Chairman Governing Counil, Institute of Information Management (IIM) – Africa, responsible for the day – to – day running of IIM, RIMA Foundation (Nigeria & South Africa) and WM.
A computer professional; his professional career in the late 90s has seen him through Swenig System Nigeria, a Swedish company that specializes in information security, sales and support of Dr. Solomon Anti-Virus toolkit, where he worked as the Head of the Computer department with technical support functions.
He is also the Founder, International University for Information Management, USA.