Dir. Administration

Okafor Amos Maduemezie was born into the noble family of late Mr. Fidelis Nwaokocha Okafor of Umu onicha Quarters Ogwashi-Uku in Aniocha South Local Government Area of Delta State Nigeria.

He started his primary education early in 1968 at the local Authority (LA) primary School Ogbe ofu, now Nnabuwa Primary School and Passed his Primary six leaving certificate examination in flying colours in 1973. Thereafter, proceeded to St Michael’s College Ogwashi-Uku, now Adaigbo Secondary School. Mr. Amos Okafor became prominent in the School for his outstanding Academic performance which manifested in the several awards he won in the School as the best student in both arts and science subjects for many years while studying in the institution. He was among the very few that passed the West African School Certificate examination (WAEC) with flying colours in 1979. His academic, prowess and record in Adaigbo Secondary School is still invoked and lingers on till date. He is married and blessed with children.

 EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATION

2011     Attended various Trainings organized by the ASCON (Administrative Staff College of Nigeria) Topo Badagry, the course covers the following main areas.

 

(i)      Leadership Skills;

(ii)    strategic Management;

(iii)   Principle  of Effective Delegation;

 

(iv)   Team Building;

(v)     Problem solving and decision making;

(vi)   Coaching and Mentoring;

(vii)  Management of change

 

2004        Masters degree in Public Administration  (MPA) Delta State University, Abraka

 1990       Bachelor of Science (Bsc) Hons degree in Political Science and Administrative Studies, University of Port Harcourt

 1979      West African School Certificate Adaigbo Secondary School, Ogwashi-Uku

WORK HISTORY

2017 Till Date          Director Administration, Ministry of Finance, Asaba. Delta State

 

2015  – 2017           Director Administration, Rural Development Agency, Asaba Delta State

 

2014 – 2015          Chief Administrative Officer, Delta State Tenders Board (STB) Office of the Deputy Governor

 

2010 – 2014         Director Administration, Directorate of Transport, Asaba

 

2009 – 2010       Principal Administrative Officer (Project Monitoring) Ministry of Education, Asaba

 

2007 – 2009    Senior Administrative Officer Delta State Ministry of Economic Planning (Budget Department), Asaba

 2002 – 2007    Administrative Officer I  Rural Development Agency, (RDA), Asaba

 2000 – 2002    On Secondment to Aniocha South Local Government Council, Ogwashi-Uku. Served as Secretary to the Local Government (SLG)

 1997 – 2000                           Principal Personnel Assistant V, Delta State Planning Bureau, Asaba     

1990 – 1991                           Teacher Usi High School, Usi Ekiti, Ondo State now Ekiti State (National Youth Service Scheme)

 1991 – 1997                          Political Activists (Delta State)