The Board of Trustees of Non-Governmental Organisation – Conflict Resolution and Migration Awareness Initiative (CRAMAI) has the following distinguished gentlemen as its members:
Sir Dr. Emmanuel Brasca Udo Ifeadi
He holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc Honours) Degree and Masters (M.Sc) in Political Science; a Master of Philosophy (M. Phill.) Degree in International Relations; and two Doctorate (Ph. D) Degrees in Strategic Studies and International Relations respectively.
Apart from being a distinguished scholar, Sir Dr. Brasca Ifeadi meritoriously served the Nigerian State in various astute capacities as a Para-Military Officer, where he rose to the enviable position of a Deputy Comptroller General of Immigration Service.
He is also a prolific Martial Artist and specifically grew to the level of a 5th Dan Black Belt. As a matter of fact, he is presently the President of Shotokan Karate-Do International – Nigeria (SKI-N), which is one of the leading Shotokan Karate Associations in Nigeria under the Karate Federation of Nigeria (KFN).
Arising from his extremely rich academic, intellectual and professional disposition, he has on several occasions written and delivered well structured lectures on behalf of the Comptroller General of the Immigration Service at the prestigious National Institute of Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS), Kuru, Jos.
Sir Dr. Brasca Ifeadi is a major contributor to a myriad of Publications and Journals. He was amongst the collection of intellectuals who put together Essays in honour of late Prof. Thomas Akhigbe Imobighe through the book titled – “Security & Developmental Challenges for Africa in the 21st Century”. On 2nd November, 2017, he successfully launched his book titled – “A Handbook on Shotokan Karate For Beginners: Elucidating Karate Myths, Fallacies and Truisms”.
He has also earned several Awards and Commendations to his credit as a result of his enormous contributions and resourcefulness towards the growth and development of the Nigeria Immigration Service and other crucial productive sectors within the Nigerian State.
He is a Knight of Saint Christopher (KSC) under the auspices of the Anglican Communion, Asaba Diocese.
Dr. Oji Peter Bonnyface Opia
Dr. OPB Opia is a Nigerian with a deep passion for innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship. He holds a B.Sc and M.Sc Degree(s) in Agric Economics, an MBA and a Ph.D in Agric Extension Management from the University of Benin, Nigeria. His doctorial thesis focused on the role of Migration on Agricultural development in Edo State.
He is an academic with Delta State University, Nigeria where he lectures International Business, Research Methods and Entrepreneurship. He is an inventor of a novel football-like sport, useful for entertainment and for promoting development goals.
He has attended short courses at: 3DAnimation by New York Film Academy, USA; Technology and Entrepreneurship Management, Brown University, USA; and Technology Licensing and Commercialisation, UC Davis, USA. He founded Opia Bonny Ltd, to commercialise the new sport he invented.
Barr. Godson Ugbana
Barr. Godson Ugbana is a Pastor, Lawyer and a Nigerian who has passion for assisting the underprivileged, oppressed and prison inmates that could not afford legal representation.
He holds a B.Sc Degree in Psychology, a Law Degree and has been called to the Nigerian Bar. For over twenty-five years he has been involved in Prison Ministry both in Jos and later at Asaba, Delta State. He is a member of the Nigeria Bar Association and the Director of Legal and Humanitarian Services of the Christian Lawyers Fellowship Asaba, with responsibility of offering Legal Aid to inmates in some Prison facilities in Delta State.
Dr. Chukwubueze Brasca Ifeadi
Dr. Chukwubueze Brasca Ifeadi is a Nigerian and a practicing Medical Doctor. He obtained his Degree (MD) at Sumy Medical University, Ukraine and has since returned to Nigeria to help improve the Nigerian Health Sector.
He practices Shotokan Karate and is a Black Belt holder, in a superb defensive and attack sporting Art he began its study at a tender age of four. Dr. Brasca Jnr. is passionate for Music and Football.