SECRETARIAT

Florentina-Adenike-Ukonga

FLORENTINA ADENIKE UKONGA
Executive Secretary

• Deputy Executive Secretary (Political Affairs) Gulf of Guinea Commission (GGC).
• High Commissioner of Nigeria to Jamaica with concurrent accreditation as High Commissioner to Belize and Ambassador of Nigeria to Haiti and the Dominican Republic.
• Chief of Protocol, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abuja.
• Director, Department of Policy Planning, Research and Statistics, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abuja.
• Minister and Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of Nigeria, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
• Assistant director-general, North and Horn of Africa department, in charge of Nigeria’s relations with countries of North Africa, viz: Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, Egypt, Western Sahara, Mauritania, and countries of the horn of Africa: Sudan, Ethiopia, Somalia, Djibouti. Organised the two Sudanese peace conferences in Abuja: May-June, 1992 and June 1993.
• Assistant director-general (Budget & Capital Projects), in charge of the ministry’s budget and all capital projects both in Nigeria and abroad, including the funding of Nigerian missions abroad and the headquarters in Nigeria.

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

• Master of Arts (Translation) French–English, University of Montreal, Canada
• Bachelor of Arts (French), University of Lagos, Nigeria


Gilberto-da-Piedade-Verissimo

GILBERTO DA PIEDADE VERÍSSIMO
Deputy Executive Secretary for Political Affairs

• Adviser to the Minister of External Relations of the Republic of Angola.
• Representative of Angola in the Experts Committee of the GGC.
• General of the Angolan Armed Forces.
• Lecturer at Agostinho Neto University (Faculty of Social Sciences).
• Lecturer at «Escola Superior de Guerra» of the Angolan Armed Forces.
• Invited Lecturer at Lisbon University (ISCSP).

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

• PhD in Social Sciences (Strategic Studies), Lisbon University (ISCSP);
• Master in IT, Polytechnic University of Madrid, Spain;
• Post Graduate in Strategic Planning, Academia Máximo Gomez, Republic of Cuba.
• Telecom Engineering, Institute Technical Military José Marti, Republic of Cuba

PUBLISHED BOOKS

• ELEMENTOS DE GEOPOLÍTICA E GEOESTRATÉGIA. EDITOR “LERDEVAGAR”, LISBON, 2013;
• A INFLUENCIA DAS NOVASTECNOLOGÍAS NA GUERRA, EDITOR “NZILA”, LUANDA, 2006;
• COISAS DODESTINO (ROMAN). EDITOR “JANGO”, LUANDA, 2005.


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JEAN-JACQUES KOUM
Deputy Executive Secretary for Natural Resources and Environment

• Director for Gas in the «Société National de Hydrocarbure», (SNH).
• Representative of Cameroun in the Experts Committee of the African Oil Producers Association (APPA).

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

• Engineer in Geophysics by the «Ecole National Supérieure du Pétrole et des Moteurs, de Rueil Malmaison – Région Parisienne»;
• Engineer of Conception in Electro mechanics by the «Ecole National Supérieure Polytechnique de Yaoundé».


Benjamim-Maye-Ntutumu-Mibuy

BENJAMIM MAYE NTUTUMU MIBUY
Administrative Director

• First Secretary in the Permanent Mission of Equatorial Guinea in Switzerland.
• Director General for External Policy and Treaties in Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
• Consul General, Canary Island, Spain.
• Lecturer, National University of Equatorial Guinea

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

• Bachelor in Political Science, University of Voronezh, Russia.

 

 


Francois-Mouely-Koumba

FRANÇOIS MOUELY-KOUMBA
Chief Financial Officer

• Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Gabon in the Republic of Angola.
• Director of the Cabinet of the Transport and Civil Aviation Minister.
• Minister Counsellor of Gabon Embassy in Ethiopia and the Permanent Mission in EAC and UNDP, in charge of Council of Peace and Security of the OAU, partnership Africa – Europe, Cooperation Africa – South America, Transport, Regional Integration and financial relations between Gabon and AU.

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

• Diploma in International Relations, Queen Elizabeth House (Corpus-Christi College), Oxford University;
• Diploma in International Relations, Florence University (Italy);
• Diploma in Diplomacy, Gabon National School.