Dr Obadiah Mailafia is an economist and international development specialist. He just recently returned from brussels where he spent five (5) years as chief of staff of the African, Caribbean and pacific group of staff (ACP). In this capacity, he worked with the European commission in identifying and financial project for African development.
Dr Mailafia began his career as an academic before joining the African development bank group, serving in
Abidjan and Tunis. He traveled to every corner of African supervising protects in infrastructures and energy, agriculture and social development.
He was later appointed Deputy Governor of CBN during 2005-2007.
Dr Obadiah Mailafia is a fellow of the Society of Project Management and Development Professionals International and also serves as a Member of the Advisory Board.
He is happily married with children