Board of Directors (BOD)

AFRILAW is governed by reputable legal professionals as the Board of Directors including:

  • (Mrs) Felicia Nwaogu, Faculty of Law, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra (Chair)
  • Benson Olugbo, PhD: Former Anglophone Coordinator, Coalition for International Criminal Court (CICC) and Executive Director, CLEEN Foundation, Abuja (Vice Chair)
  • Grace Okpala, Chartered Accountant & Development Expert ( Treasurer & Financial Advisor)
  • Nonso Okafor, Former Dean, Faculty of Law, University of Nigeria Enugu Campus
  • Ebere Enedah (Mrs): Associate Partner, Punuka Attorneys, Lagos, Nigeria
  • Okereke Chinwike ESQ: Development Law Expert-(Secretary/Executive Director)


AFRILAW is supported by a team of distinguished legal and human rights professionals as members of the Advisory Council including:

  • Ebenezer Durojaye, Head: Socio-Economic Rights Project, Dullah Omar Institute, University of the Western Cape, South Africa (Chair)
  • (Ms.) Ifeoma Enemo, Deputy Vice Chancellor &Former Dean, Faculty of Law, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus (Vice Chair)
  • Maria-Goretti Ane, African Consultant, International Drug Policy Consortium (IDPC), UK
  • Chima Okereke: Partner, Kola Awodien  & Co., Abuja, Nigeria
  • Jean Ekoh (Mrs): Lawyer and Founder & President, Good Foundation Ministry International (GFMI), Enugu, Nigeria
  • Osita Okoro, Former Executive Director, Nigeria Bar Association(NBA), Abuja
  • Justice Peace Otti, High Court Judge, Nigeria


Our Staff and Management Team: Our programmes, activities and services are carried out by our dedicated legal and human rights professionals and other experts as Staff. The Management Team is headed by the Executive Director

Our Staff and Management Team include:

  1. Okereke Chinwike ESQ, Executive Director
  2. Nneamaka Achebe ESQ, Programme Associate
  3. Ms Chioma Obi ESQ, Programme Associate
  4. Ngozi Enemo, Finance and Admin. Officer
  5. Charles Ogbuanu, Programme Assitance
  6. Ebuka Nwafor, Office Assistance

Our programmes, activities and services are carried out by our dedicated legal and human rights professionals and other experts including Community Paralegals and crop of volunteers from legal and human rights fraternities as our Law Fellows.


We implement programmes and services in rural communities, states and regions in Nigeria and across Africa including international engagements with our international partners.

Our Funders & Partners

HEAD OFFICE: Suite D71, (3rd Floor) Ide Plaza, No. 25 Ajose Adeogun Street, Off Augusta Aikhomu Way, Utako, Abuja- Nigeria

ENUGU OFFICE: 55, Annang Street, Ogui New Layout, Enugu, Enugu State-Nigeria  |  Phone: +2340810-634-4662  |  Email:

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