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NACCIMA Appoints Cobham Director General

Posted: May 1, 2015 at 1:11 am   /   by   /   comments (0)

The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture, NACCIMA, said it has appointed Barrister Emmanuel Cobham, as the new Director General of the association.

According to the association, Cobham is a lawyer, journalist, broadcaster, and administrator par excellence. He is also said to be an orator and wordsmith, who is endowed with an excellent inter-personal, communication, and administrative skills. “Barrister Cobham has wide and varied experience which he garnered working at senior levels in the state, national and international organizations.

“He had served as a Correspondent on the network service of NTA, served four different Military Administrators and one civilian Governor of Cross River State as Chief Press Secretary and Director of Press Affairs from 1992 to 1999.

“He worked briefly at the African Union Commission, AU, as Legal Officer in the Security Arrangements and Ceasefire Commission, one of the three Commissions during the 7th Round of the Talks on the future of Darfur in Abuja, thus putting him in a good stead to appreciate the workings of International organizations.

“These experiences coupled with his wide exposure especially his involvement in the running and functioning of an NGO, has sharpened his skills for life’s tasks and challenges.”