2017 Speakers

MEET THE SPEAKERS


Lieutenant General Obed Akwa
Lieutenant General Obed Akwa
Chief of Defence Staff
Ghana Armed Forces
Major General Sekou Touré
Major General Sekou Touré
Chief of Defence Staff
Ivory Coast Armed Forces
Vice Admiral Djakaridja Konaté
Vice Admiral Djakaridja Konaté
Commander
Ivory Coast Navy
Brigadier General NK Kporku
Brigadier General NK Kporku
Director General of Joint Operations
Ghana Armed Forces
Captain (ret’d) Phillip Heyl
Captain (ret’d) Phillip Heyl
former Director of Staff, Operations and Logistics Directorate (J3/J4)
US AFRICOM
Captain Mohamed Yusuf
Captain Mohamed Yusuf
Head of Maritime Operation Centre Berbera Port
Somaliland Coast Guard
Mabo Olugbenga
Mabo Olugbenga
Director of Operations and General Investigation
National Drug and Law Enforcement Agency
Lieutenant Colonel Ali Tibeag Nasir
Lieutenant Colonel Ali Tibeag Nasir
Chief N5/N7 Maritime Planning Cell
East African Standby Force
Dr. Abdillahi Omar Bouh
Dr. Abdillahi Omar Bouh
Director
East African Standby Force
Mrs. Olufunmilayo Olotu
Mrs. Olufunmilayo Olotu
Calabar Port Manager
Nigerian Ports Authority
Captain Edward H. Lundquist
Captain Edward H. Lundquist
Member of the Executive Committee
Surface Navy Association
Per Erik Bergh
Per Erik Bergh
Stop Illegal Fishing Coordinatior
West Africa Task Force
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Chief of Naval Staff Office Representative
Sudan Navy
Senior Representative
Senior Representative
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Egyptian Navy
Senior Representative
Senior Representative
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Lagos Port, Nigerian Ports Authority
Senior Representative
Senior Representative
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Ghana Navy
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Chief of Defence Staff
Nigerian Armed Forces (APC)*
General Oumarou Sadou
General Oumarou Sadou
Chief of Defence Staff
Burkina Faso Armed Forces
Senior Representative
Senior Representative
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Ghana Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture Development (APC)*
Senior Representative
Senior Representative
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Cameroon Ministry of Livestock Fisheries and Animal Industries (APC)*
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Chief of Naval Staff
Nigerian Navy (APC)*
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Senior Officer
Ghana (APC)*
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Chief of Naval Staff
Egyptian Navy (APC)*