Governing Council & Working Committee

ICGN has been established as an institute under the CAM Act CAP 59 of 1990 of the Laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in accordance with its Articles of Association. The governance of ICGN is vested in the Governing Council headed by a President/the Chairman of Council. The President is assisted by a Deputy President. Members of this Council, who are committed to the furtherance of the objectives of the institute, are drawn from the academia, private and public sectors and they are people of high standing and integrity in the society who have excelled in their chosen careers.

  • The Council is a policy making and the highest decision making body of the institute.
  • The institute executes its policies and functions through its working committees.
  • The institute’s administration is headed by the Registrar/CEO who also is the Secretary to Council in the operation of the institute; the Registrar/CEO is assisted by Directors.

Apart from Governing Council of the institute there is also an Advisory body otherwise known as the Advisory Board. This board plays an advisory role to the governing council.

ICGN Governing Council

The governance of the institute is rested in the Governing Council which is headed by a President and Chairman of the Council. Members of the council are drawn from different sectors of the economy.

Advisory Board

Members of the Advisory Board are men of high standing and integrity who have distinguished themselves in their careers.

Mr. Jerry Okundaye FICG President and Chairman of Council
Mrs. Odukoya Adedayo FICG Deputy President
Dr. Elewechi Okike FICG Lead Consultant & Researcher/Chairperson Editorial
Dr. James Jacob FICG Consultant & Researcher
Dr. Joe Efomah FICG Registrar/CEO
Mr. Uko-Essien- Ibok FICG Deputy Registrar
Mrs. Eucharia Azuka FICG Director
Mrs Igazeuma Okoroba FICG Director and Team Lead Lagos & South West
Dr. Samuel Ezeoku MICG Member
Mr. Emeka Ossai MICG Member
Rev. Clement Kelvin MICG Member
Mr. Raymond Unde MICG Member
Mr. Jonah Oluba MICG Member
Mrs. Joann Anokwuru MICG Member
Mrs. Chika Ikeanyionwu MICG Member
Barr. Samuel Olugbenga MICG Legal Adviser

Mr. Jerry Okundaye
President and Chairman of Council

Mrs. Dayo Odukoya
Deputy President & Vice Chairman of Council

Dr. Joe Efomah

ICGN Working Committees

The Governing Council has appointed the following working committees through which it executes its policies and performs specific functions of assignment. These committees are:

Research and Capacity Building Committee (RCBC): This committee is saddled with the coordination of ICGN research projects as well as design, implement, monitor and evaluates the ICGN curriculum, training programmes and other educational programmes of the Institute. This committee is made up of members from academia and other professionals.

Membership Services Committee: This committee is saddled with the responsibility of processing and recommending the approval of the application of membership to the Institute.

Ethics and Compliance Committee: This Committee oversees the interpretation and administration of the code of Ethics and Professional Conduct of members and performs the function of audit.

Finance Committee: This Committee performs the function of Financial Control and Administration of the Institute.

Nomination Committee: The nomination committee is saddled with the responsibility of nomination and appointment of members into certain key positions.

The Editorial Board

The Editorial Board of the Institute oversees the production of all the publications of the Institute. This committee is led by Dr. Elewechi Okike.