Board of Directors

The Midwestern leadership team is made up of individuals with long history of success in the areas of oil & gas, business management, and community development.
Mr. Onajite Okoloko

Onajite graduated from the University of Benin, Nigeria in 1986, with a Bachelor′s Degree in Economics and is also an alumnus of the Harvard Business School.

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Mr. Onajite Okoloko

Chairman
Engr. Charles Odita

Charles Odita holds a First Class Honours, Bachelors of Engineering degree (1984) and a Masters of Engineering (1987) in Chemical Engineering from the University of Benin, Nigeria.

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Engr. Charles Odita

Group Managing Director / CEO
Mr. Victor Okolo

Mr. Victor Okolo holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Petroleum Engineering (1987) from the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria.

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Mr. Victor Okolo

Executive Director
Mr. Chris Omoru

Mr. Chris Erhi Omoru is a transactional lawyer and one of the pioneer staff of Midwestern Oil & Gas, Nigeria’s largest and most successful Marginal Fields Operators in Nigeria.

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Mr. Chris Omoru

Executive Director
Mr. Adekolapo Ademola

Adekolapo Ademola has over 25 years of experience in Sales & Marketing; with specialization in ‘Customer Specific’ Marketing Strategy Development’ and Loyalty Marketing.

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Mr. Adekolapo Ademola

Non-Executive Director
Mr. Wade Cherwayko

Wade has significant knowledge and experience in the African oil and gas sector. He has been involved in numerous projects over 25 years in Africa.

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Mr. Wade Cherwayko

Non-Executive Director
Mr. Ebiaho Emafo

Ebiaho Emafo is a graduate of the University of Benin with a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science.

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Mr. Ebiaho Emafo

Non-Executive Director
Mr Oboden Ibru

Oboden Valentine Ibru is the Managing Director/CEO of Principal Power Company Limited and Vice Chairman/Non-Executive Director of Proton African Holdings Limited.

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Mr Oboden Ibru

Non-Executive Director
Mr. Kennedy Uwagboe

Kennedy Uwaifiokun Uwagboe is an educationist, a Barrister, admitted into the Supreme Courts of Nigeria and Sierra Leone.

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Mr. Kennedy Uwagboe

Non-Executive Director
Mr. Ovie Ukiri

Ovie Ukiri is a lawyer with combined honours Bachelor’s degree in Law and Economics from the University of Keele, Staffordshire, England and a Master of Laws degree in Tax from Kings College London.

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Mr. Ovie Ukiri

Non-Executive Director
Engr. Emeka Okwuosa

Emeka Okwuosa is a seasoned engineer, administrator, entrepreneur and a visionary with over 33 years of experience in engineering

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Engr. Emeka Okwuosa

Non-Executive Director