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Dec

Nosak Group Chairman conferred with Honorary Doctorate Degree of Science

Dr. Anthony Edoghogho Ogunbor, the Chairman, Nosak Group is a 1975 graduate of Agriculture Economics of the University of Ibadan. About 25 years ago, with N2,500, he started the business venture and today, it has grown into a multi-million naira firm Nosak Group is a Nigerian success story which has been traversing new territories, leading the way in the Nigerian Business environment and directly employs more than 820 Nigerians and expatriates, in addition to providing employment to more than 1500 people in distribution trade.

Dr. Anthony Ogunbor has attended several local and international courses. He is a Trustee of Ethanol Manufacturers and Blenders Association of Nigeria. Member of Committee of Chief Executives of the following trade groups: (i) Association of Food, beverage & tobacco Employers (ii) Nigeria Employers’ consultative (iii) Chemical & Non-Metallic Products Employers’ Federation.

He is a member of Institute of Directors; Nigeria institute of Management and a fellow of Chartered Institute of Marketing. He sits on the Board of various companies including Custodian and Allied Insurance Plc., Four Point Sheraton Hotel Lagos, Managed Healthcare Service Ltd and General Telecom Ltd as Non-Executive Director. He is also into charity works and has contributed to various organizations.

As an education enthusiast, he is one of the few distinguished Nigerians who were conferred with the honorary doctorate degree of science at the 10th Convocation of Igbinedion University Convocation on Saturday, 1st December, 2012. Others include: His Excellency, John Agyekum Kufuor (Former President of Ghana), His Eminence, Alhaji Saad Abubakar, CFR, mni, The Sultan of Sokoto, His Excellency, Prince Abubakar Audu (Former Governor of Kogi State), D.I.Abdulahi, CFR (Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service) and The Benin based legal luminary, Chief (Sir) Alfred O. Eghobamien SAN, FCIS, FCIArb.