Dr. Oduwole Obtained a Bachelors’s Degree in Law (L.L.B.) with Honours from the University of Lagos in 1997 and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1999. She was a Cambridge Commonwealth Scholar and graduated with an LLM degree from Cambridge University in 2000 and Ph.D. from Stanford University. She is passionate about development issues in Africa and has worked on or volunteered on one-off policy projects in the areas of development and national planning, tax reform, corruption, public health, education, and urban housing in Nigeria.
Dr Benjamin Mukoro is a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria. He holds a doctoral degree in Commercial and Corporate Law from the University of Nigeria. He obtained his Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) and Master of Laws (LL.M) degrees from the University of Benin in 2008 and 2014 respectively. Called to the Nigerian Bar in 2010, he is also an Associate of the Nigerian Institute of Chartered Arbitrators. Dr Mukoro’s research work focuses primarily on the intersection of law and the empirical disciplines. He currently serves as Co-ordinator of the Global Centre for Law, Business and Economy.
Dr Chidebe Matthew Nwankwo is a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria with twelve years of legal practice experience. He holds an LL. B from Igbinedion University in Okada, Nigeria; an LLM in International Economic and Trade Law from Brunel University in London, UK; and has been a member of the Nigerian Bar since 2008. Furthermore, Dr Nwankwo also holds a PhD in international law from Brunel University. He is a Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of Law, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus. His teaching responsibilities include Nigerian Land Law, Public International Law, African Union Law and Law of the United Nations at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. In 2019 Dr Nwankwo was one of the recipients of the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) grant for Early Career Academics. He has authored numerous articles in reputable journals and book chapters. His research interests include International Economic Law, African Union Law, International Environmental Law, and African Legal History.
Mr. Izebhor is a graduate of Babcock University where he studied Law. He was called to the Nigerian Bar in November 2018 as a Barrister & Solicitor of the Supreme Court. He is a Chartered Arbitrator as well under the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (United Kingdom), a Chartered Management Consultant and Fellow of the Institute of Management Consultants (Nigeria), a member of the Lagos Court of Arbitration, Nigerian Society of International Law, Young African Leaders Initiative, Young International Council for Commercial Arbitration, Nigerian Bar Association and the African International Economic Law Network.
He is currently an LL.M Post graduate Student of the School of Law, Accounting & Finance, University of South Wales, United Kingdom. His areas of expertise include Public-Private Partnerships, Procurement Law, Commercial Law & Corporate Law amongst others.