MANAGEMENT

Dollin Holt

Founder & Director
Dollin’s passion lies in helping those who are disenfranchised, disempowered and disadvantaged everywhere, with his focus mostly on Africa. Over the years Dollin has been involved in charity work…

Veronica Cato

Head of Admin/ Secretary
I graduated from a fashion college and secured my first job as a buyer with top fashion retailer/department store, Debenhams. After a few years with them, I moved over to Top Shop where I worked for several years…

BOARD OF ADVISORS

Francis Ohanyido

Dr. Francis Ohanyido

Adviser on Public Health and other Development Issues.
Dr. Francis Ohanyido is a public health physician and a fellow of the Royal Society of Public Health (UK), Royal Society for Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. (UK)…

Professor Hope Eghagha

Adviser on Education and Training
Professor Hope Eghagha is the Head of Department of English at the University of Lagos, Nigeria. Until recently, he was the Commissioner of Higher Education in Delta State, Nigeria. He is a prolific writer, novelist, poet and playwright. He has published more than 43 articles…

Hon. Linda Somiari-Stewart

Adviser on Development & Humanitarian Issues
Hon. Linda Somiari- Stewart is a journalist and publisher of over 25 years experience and blogs at http://burumo.blogspot.com.ng/. She is also the founder of Second Opportunity Africa, an NGO which helps people realize their potentials..
Muriithi Kagai

Muriithi Kagai

Adviser on Poverty Reduction and Good Governance
A development economist with over 20 years of working and consultancy experience. He has served in senior management levels in the field of development finance mainly […]

Bosede Akinbolusere

Board Member
Ms. Bosede Funmi Akinbolusere (Nigeria), holds a Masters in Gender Analysis and Economics from Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda, and B Sc. in Agricultural Economics from University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria. She has certification in many international and national developmental trainings such as ToT on Gender Responsive Economic Policy (UN Africa Institute for Economic Development and Planning, Dakar, Senegal), Mainstreaming Gender in the World of Work (International Training Center of the ILO, Turin Italy), Sexual Health and AIDS prevention for Adolescents, (Ofri Training Center, Jerusalem, Israel), Managing Gender Issues in Health Care (Institute of Health Management Research, Jaipur, India), Basic of Health Economics (World Bank Institute, Washington DC, USA) and Participatory Planning Monitoring and Evaluation (PPME) (Wageningen International, Netherlands) to mention few. She has over 13 years of experience working on various development thematic areas such as Adolescent Reproductive Health, HIV/AIDS Prevention and Impact Mitigation, Reproductive Health for Conflict Affected Populations, Gender Mainstreaming, Research Methodology, policy, community and institutional strengthening, advocacy and development coupled with her experience working on project sites in various rural and urban communities. These have further enhanced her capabilities to cope with emerging issues in policy formulation & implementation, CSOs engagement, population and sustainable development programming. She is currently facilitating health and other interventions for conflict affected populations in IDP camps and other vulnerable groups in Nigeria. Mentoring young people on leadership skills, career development, entrepreneur skills development, providing linkages to free online courses and funded studies (short courses & Postgraduate). She is among the 2017 Advisory & Personal Mentor for “The Queen’s Young Leaders Programme”, Assessor, Young African Leadership Institute (YALI-West Africa), Panelist, Annual National Female Food Hero Award by Oxfam. Fellow, Africa Women Leadership Institute (2014) and Sexuality Leadership Development Institute (2009).

VOLUNTEERS

Akor Emmanuel Oche

Project/ICT Manager
I am Akor Emmanuel Oche, a Nigerian Poet, Critic, Essayist and Thinker. The C.E.O of Ochebooks Publishing; a 21st Century Book Publishing firm that deals in the writing, publishing, distribution and marketing of all manner of books and related academic materials within the African Continent. I am also a frontend web developer and graphics designer.
Akansi

Akansi Ishmael Adawi

Volunteer Community Development worker.
I am from Kusanaba, Upper East Region, Ghana. I am a student of Bolgatanga Polytechnic studying Procurement and Logistics Management. I am a stage performer and singer. I am a recipient of Caprecon scholarship and a volunteer Community Development worker.

Patricia Ogechi Glory Ayinde (JP)

Volunteer Community Development Worker
Patricia Ogechi Glory Ayinde (JP) worked between April 12th, 1989 and January 1st, 2005 in the National Sports Commission and the Federal Ministry of Sports and Social Development as a National Sports Administrator; where she served in various Sports Associations/Federations as an Organising Secretary/Manager. While leading teams to participate at International Sports trainings/events, she also represented Nigeria at meetings, Seminars etc. A voluntary early-age retirement brought her into Business as the CEO of Ruziz Enterprises. She has been involved with School/Social Charity events in Lagos, Nigeria. She is a Jerusalem Pilgrim- 2008. She studied English/Music Education at the College of Education, Warri, under the University of Benin 1984/87. She has a Diploma in Sports Management from IOC Olympic Course in Athens, Greece in the year 2000…And also came out with a (Distinction) Diploma in HRM from Stonebridge Associated Colleges, London 2014… She is married and blessed with a son.

Susan Ruesekevwe

Volunteer Projects Coordinator
I am Susan Ruesekevwe. I obtained a degree in economics from Delta State university, Abraka, Delta State, Nigeria. I am a humanitarian practitioner and a firm believer in equal justice for all. I am interested in the promotion of human rights, especially children’s rights, women’s rights and the rights of the less privileged.

ABU Yusuf John

Volunteer Community Development Worker
ABU Yusuf John is a public health specialist involved in Development Program design, resource mobilization and program implementation in the North-east of Nigeria for over 10 years. A co-founder of African Community and Environmental Health Initiative (ACE-Hi) based in Bauchi state, Nigeria and the convener of Alternative Response Initiative for Mental Health (ARI). He has initiated and help establish various community structures for community-based interventions including provision of access to education for IDP children in host communities andout-of-school-children, strengthening family led care for OVC, improving knowledge and practices of community governance, budget participation, inclusiveness of women and other vulnerable population (including the physically challenged and minority groups) in decision making and equitable access to essential services inNorth-east Nigeria which is witnessing a major humanitarian crisis as a result of violence from extremist group. ABU Yusuf John holds a Master’s Degree in project Management and a Post Graduate Degree in Public Health Education and Promotion.

Joy Okwori

Volunteer Community Development and Communication Officer
Joy Okwori is a writer, a poet and a story teller. She loves to put down her thoughts and imaginations on paper. She is a Nigerian from Benue state, and an undergraduate studying mass communication in Nigeria. Despite her love for writing, you can find her in the kitchen making food that can cause you to bite your fingers. She loves the company of good books and she would rather take a walk and admire nature than get bored sitting on a chair. She is the author of the eBook ‘Journey on’ a collection of poetry.

Essie Rewane

Volunteer Community Development and Communication Officer
Essie Rewane is the founder of New Breed Health. She brings together tips and action steps towards progression with natural health of the body and mind. She is particularly passionate about children and adults with challenging behaviors. Essie has a degree in Law. She worked with HMRC UK for 8 years along with a few other civil service departments. She has since been involved with various network marketing companies in the health arena and also strategically worked as s business Analyst. She is now focusing on mental health in young adults and children

Francisca Kumosuonyo Egbo

Legal Representative
Francisca Kumosuonyo Egbo received an LLB Degree from the Niger Delta University, Bayelsa State, in the heart of the Niger Delta, South South Nigeria. She proceeded to the Nigerian Law School and was subsequently called to the Nigerian Bar in 2010. She further studied for an LLM at the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria. She is a strong advocate for respect of human rights and the protection and promotion of minority Rights, women and children rights through existing legislations. Her professional interests focus on International Human Rights Law and Medical Jurisprudence. She is a member of FIDA (Nigeria) and the Nigerian Bar Association.
Enddy P. Sunny-Udjor

Enddy P. Sunny-Udjor

Volunteer Community Development worker.
Enddy P. Sunny-Udjor is the writer/producer of “Not In Our Culture”, a TV documentary that compares and contrasts the African culture and other parts of the world. She is also a photographer She graduated from the Delta state university in Nigeria with a Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication. Enddy or Mummy Dee she is popularly called worked as a columnist for the REFLECTOR, a bi-weekly newspaper in Delta state, as a coordinator for De Amer Ventures. She is also a poet and when she is not writing, she works as a distributor of general commodities. Due to her love for humanity, she is ever ready to help the less privileged/ widows in her society

Sadoh Amina

EDUCATION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT OFFICER
I am from Edo State, Nigeria. I am a skilled communicator, well organized and good team-worker. I am able to share knowledge and utilize my skills and expertise for the development and growth of Caprecon Development Foundation, alongside achieving its goals. My interests are cooking, travelling, poetry writing and reading.

Elijah Abukisnaba

Volunteer Community Development officer
My name is Elijah Abukisnaba. A young man of 24 years from northern Ghana in Africa. I am an affable person who is passionate about development, volunteering, poverty alleviation and working in rural communities. I have always loved to restore hope and put smiles on the faces of the vulnerable and less privileged in society. I studied at University for Development Studies (UDS) and currently doing my youth service (National service) at Access Bank Ghana limited. I have been a student leader, community volunteer, mentor to children, organizer of events and a youth leader at places i have schooled or lived. I hope I will be a strong addition to the team. Especially in Ghana and her neighborhood. Warm Regards. ……… Elijah Abukisnaba abukisnaba@gmail.com @abukisnaba on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.