Bio

Notable Achievements

  • Mar 2019

    100 Most Inspiring Women in Nigeria

    By: Leading Ladies Africa

  • Jan 2019

    SHELegal Global 30

  • Nov 2018

    10 Most Influential Nigerians in the Corporate Sector

    By: YNaija Power List

  • Oct 2018

    Young Woman in African Power Energy Cohort 1

    Power Africa/YALI/USAID: Residency at the University of South Africa Graduate School of Business Leadership, supporting the career development of a new generation of women leaders in the energy sector.

  • June 2018

    Mandela Washington Fellow

    Young African Leaders Initiative/US State Department: The Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders is the flagship program of the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) that empowers young people through academic coursework, leadership training, and networking. The Fellowship provides up to 700 outstanding young leaders from Sub-Saharan Africa with the opportunity to hone their skills at a U.S. higher education institution with support for professional development after they return home. Institutes focus on leadership and skills development in one of three tracks: Business and Entrepreneurship, Civic Leadership, or Public Management.

  • May 2018

    Young African Professional of the Year

    Pan African Youth Parliament: Awarded Young African Professional of the Year at the fourth edition of the African Leadership Award and Nation Building Series of the Independent Pan African Youth Parliament.

  • May 2018

    Honorary Fellow

    Institute for Energy Security, Ghana: The Institute for Energy Security (IES) is a think tank which focuses on the nexus between energy demand and energy supply. It sets the platform for research and publication, debates, discussions, conferences, consultancy, policy advocacy, training, and serves as a conduit to reinforce the global energy system. The think-tank explores these and other related avenues to provide insight into the role of technology, policy, economics, politics, and regulations in the performance and security of energy supply.

  • Jan 2018

    Member, Ghana National Committee

    ILFA: Providing access to advanced legal training, networking opportunities and education for African lawyers and senior professionals engaged in the negotiation of complex transactions in Africa. ILFA furthers its mission through programmes that facilitates interchange opportunities for African lawyers to take part in a three-month secondment programmes in offices of international law firms, corporations, and law chambers.

  • Sep 2017

    Attorney of the Year

    African Legal Awards: Winner, Attorney of the Year at the African Legal Awards 2017.

  • Oct 2016

    40 Under 40 Leading Lawyers in Nigeria

    ESQ Magazine Nigerian Legal Awards: Named as one of the 40 under 40 leading Nigerian lawyers who will shape the future of the Nigerian legal profession.

Education

  • Oct 2018

    Certification in Energy Sector Leadership

    University of South Africa (UNISA), University of South Africa Graduate School of Business Leadership

  • July 2018

    Certification in Public Management

    University of California, Davis

  • 2011 - 2012

    LL.M. (Oil and Gas)

    University of Aberdeen, Merit. Distinction achieved in Post-Graduate Dissertation: 'Petroleum Investment in Nigeria and the Local Content Regime'. Chosen by the Energy Institute as one of the top 3 papers on energy related fields at the Faculty of Law, University of Aberdeen.

  • 2008 - 2009

    B.L. (Hons)

    Nigerian Law School, Abuja

  • 2002 - 2007

    LL.B. (Hons)

    University of Nigeria, Undergraduate Thesis: “An Analysis of New Developments in Intellectual Property” (Distinction achieved)