PETER ROC IKE ONWUKA-SMARTY

Ike was born and bred in Lagos Nigeria. He holds a B.A. Hons in Theater Arts/Film from the University of Benin Nigeria, where he graduated on University scholarship as the best student of his Creative Arts Faculty in his first year in 1982.

Popularly known by his middle names Peter Roc, in Nigeria, he has been a passionate advocate of Africa’s growth.

Since 1986, he has had a prolific career in various sectors of the media.

Publisher / CEO Africa Informer
Vice President Novitvo LLC

CHRISTOPHER NGOZI MORDI

Chris had his high school education at the prestigious Saint Patrick College, Asaba Delta State, Nigeria. He has a National Diploma in Agricultural Science form the Bendel State College of Agricultural Sciences, Anwai-Asaba, before emigrating to the United States in 1987.

He holds an MA in Criminal Justice from Anna Maria College, Paxton Massachusetts. A BS in Sociology/Criminal Justice (Salem College, Salem Massachusetts).

President NOVITCO LLC
Associate Publisher, Africa Informer (USA)

MOHAMMED BALA

Mohammed Bala is a retired Nigerian Military Officer. He was educated at the Nigeria Military School Zaria. He retired with impeccable records and now runs his consulting business from Abuja Nigeria.

Director, Africa Informer, Nigeria

DR. SYLVESTER ONWUKA-SMARTY

Dr. Sylvester Ifeanyichukwu Onwuka-Smarty was born in Lagos, Nigeria,where he spent most of his formative years. After graduating from the University of Calabar College of Medical Sciences, he emigrated to the United States of America in 1997. He completed a general internship and residency training in Psychiatry through the Case Western University (in Cleveland, Ohio) Department of Psychiatry in 2004. Thereafter, he completed fellowship training in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (2006) and Forensic Psychiatry (2007) also at Case Western University.

DIRECTOR (USA)
PRESIDENT / CEO, SMARTY LLC OHIO