BRIEF PROFILE OF DIRECTOR, PROCUREMENT DEPARTMENT
Mr. Godwin Maduabuchi Okereke is the current Director, Department of Procurement in the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, Abuja, Nigeria. He holds M.Sc. (Building Engineering) from the Technical University of Wroclaw, Polandin 1984 and a Master’s Degree in (Project Management) from Federal University of Technology, Owerri) in 2001. He began his career as an External Examiner in Department of Building Technology, Federal Polytechnic Nekede, Imo State between 1996 to 1999, and later joined Department of Building, School of Environmental Studies Abia State University Uturu as Part-Time Lecturer II.
Mr. Godwin later joined the services of the Federal Civil Service in 1989, as a Building Officer, Federal Ministry of Works & Housing/ Federal Ministry of Lands, Housing & Urban Development Abuja. He is a member of the following professional bodies, The Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB), Corporate Member (MNIOB), Nigerian Institute of land Management (NIM), and Member (MNIM) Graduate Professional Diploma (Purchasing & Supply Management.
SOME WORKSHOPS AND INTENSIVE TRAINING PROGRAMMES ATTENDED
ØBuilding Maintenance in Nigeria’ organised by NIOB 22nd-25th July,Building Profession in the Next Millennium’ organised by NIOB 22nd-25th July, 1998
ØEffective Approach to Housing Delivery in Nigeria’ organised by NIOB 29th -30th March, 2000.
ØEfficient Communication as a Prime-Mover for Industrial Growth “The Role of the Internet” Organised by NSE, Umuahia Branch 10th Nov, 2000.
ØHuman Resources Development in the Building Industry’ organised by NIOB10th-14th Sept, 2003.
He is happily married with wife and children.