Nigeria-Canada Association o​f British Columbia



Name: Tubosoye Brown

Position: President

Tubosoye is a member in good standing of the Law Society of British Columbia and has been privileged to practice law Internationally. Here in BC, he specializes in personal injury, commercial/corporate law, immigration, and general litigation.

Name: Augusta Babs-Ishola

Position: Vice President

Augusta holds an MBA and an MSc in Project Management. A certified Project Management Professional currently working with the Information Management and Information Technology Department of Fraser Health Authority as a Project Manager.

Name: Gabriel Effiong Esu

Position: General Secretary

Gabriel is a Senior Quantity Surveyor with Acciona Infrastructure Canada Inc., He holds a BSc in Quantity Surveying, an MSc in Construction Management and Post Graduate Diploma in Civil & Environmental Engineering.

Name: Ibrahim Babatunde

Position: Assistant General Secretary

Ibrahim has over 15 years of Project Management experience in the Construction Sector. He holds a BSc in Quantity Surveying, MSc in Project and Enterprise Management, PRINCE2 certificate and Construction Estimation Certified designation.

Name: Solomon Egbon

Position: Financial Secretary

Solomon is a Financial Services and Risk Management Professional with over 15 years of experience in Financial Services and Wealth Management. He is currently a Banking Advisor at Royal Bank of Canada (RBC).

Name: Ben Odey

Position: Treasurer

He is in charge of all our money.

Name: Uche Joseph Ogbede

Position: Youth Affairs Secretary

Uche is currently a Ph.D. candidate in Genome Science at the University of British Columbia, with his research focus on drug-gene relationship studies. Before moving to Canada, he studied at the University of Glasgow UK for his MSc in Medical Genetics & Genomics.

Name: Elizabeth Balogun

Position: Women's Affairs Secretary

Elizabeth is Owner and Managing Director of Alebi Restaurant 

Name: Mike Iwerima

Position: Public Relations Officer

 An Accomplished Public Relation and Administrative professional with over 15 years’ expertise developing and executing all aspects of public outreach campaigns to increase media exposure and support strategic marketing initiatives. He holds a BSc in Political Science and Admin Studies, Masters in Public Admin, PGD Public Relation & Advertising and Diploma in Immigration Consultancy.