Dominic Oneya Foundation is built by trustees who have a lifelong commitment to humanity and a penchant for excellence.
Chairman Board of Trustees Brigadier-General Dominic Obukadata Oneya was Administrator of Kano State, Nigeria from August 1996 to August 1998 during the military regime of General Sani Abacha, then Administrator of Benue State from August 1998 to May 1999 during the transitional regime of General Abdulsalami Abubakar, handing over power to the elected executive governor George Akume on 29 May 1999. Later, he became Chairman of the Nigeria Football Association. Email
Anthony Oneya - President & Co-Founder
Anthony Oneya is a Banker and Financial Analyst with specialisation in International Trade and Economics. He has a huge passion for Business Development Consulting, Data Analysis and Reporting. Anthony is a graduate of the Aberdeen Business School, Robert Gordon University, and a studied Economics from the University of Abuja. Email
Dereck Oneya -Secretary
Dereck Oneya is an Engineer and a Rig maintenance personel with Shell Petroleum Company. He is a graduate of Petrol Chemical (Polymer) Engineering from the Federal University of Technology Minna. He is very passionate about Sports Development and its engagement in communities.
Godwin Oghenede -Trustee
A man with over 25 years UK practice and business experience. He his a chattered accountant and member of board of directors of several companies in Nigeria and the United Kingdom.
Hon.Bar. Samuel Mariere - Trustee
Member representing Ughelli North Constituency 1, Delta State House Of Assembly is an accomplished Managing Solicitor at S.O. Mariere & Associates. A manager and experience legislature. He has being an astute advocate and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria before delving into politics to bring in such wealth of experience.
He is the son of late Alhaji Jibrin Baffa(retired from the ministry of works and former commissioner of works. Kano State). A graduate of Bayero university Kano, with BSc Accounting obtain ACCA from Kaplan Financial Birmingham UK in 2014. Jibrin is a respectable young man who is replacing his late Dad on the board of Dominic Oneya Foundation, bringing with him an heritage of committment to excellence and care for the less priviledged.
Regina Agbo - Trustee
With Over 30 years experience in Nursing, Mrs Regina Agbo is credible and experienced in clinical areas, teaching in schools of Nursing/Midwifery in Benue state and Federal Capital Development Area Abuja. In collaboration with Benue State Government, she has worked with international Organizations, Partners for Transforming Health Systems (PATHS) as a training officer on Interpersonal Communication and Counseling for health care providers in Benue State and beyond.
Hajiya Binta Rabiu
Is a writer and a public servant from Kano state. She graduated with Bsc Mass Communication (2011. She received a lot of training from BBC and DFID, others internal. A frequent attendee of International Writers Conference. She runs a page on Weekend Triumph, "The Cybergist", and published books such as Ribar Rayuwa 1 and 2- published in 2004. Sultan and Sultana Published in 2006. Script Writing: 'Yanci na’ for DFID it touches on the rights of women in Shariah. Jingles on HIV/AIDS for BBC in 2009 Radio Script on Garin Muna Fata, SFH