Chief Israel O. Ogidigben was recently inducted as a member of Institute of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators among other distinguished inductees such His Excellency, the Emir of Shonga, Kwara State, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori (Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly), Hon. Samuel Mariere and other prominent dignitaries.
The theme of the conference was 2019 General Elections in Perspective, the Moderator and had the Executive Director of West Africa Network for Peace building, Dr. Chukwuemeka Eze as keynote speaker, while the Chairman of the occasion is HRH KING Alfred Diete Spiff and the Special guest of Honour was HE Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar, governor of Bauchi State.
The event took place at International Conference Center, Abuja on the 3rd December 2018. He was glad to be a member of the great institute and promised to implement the knowledge acquired from the professional body.
Born into the famous Royal Family of the Eridi, the first King (Osuivie) of Agbarho kingdom in Ehwerhe/Agbarho, Ughelli North LGA of Delta State, Chief Israel O. Ogidigben attended the Prestigious University of Benin where he bagged a Bachelor of Science Degree in Sociology and Anthropology in 2004. He is currently the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer Ogidispearl Project Ltd.
An astute sociologist and anthropologist, Chief Israel O. Ogidigben, is a consummate grassroots community leader with a blend of good spirit of altruism, public administrator, corporate leader and management consultant.
Recently, in recognition of his contribution to peace building in the society that he was appointed as a ‘Justice of the Peace’ by the delta state government and was sworn in by the Chief Justice of Delta State, Honourable Justice Marshall Mukoro in September 2018, alongside other eminent personalities such as Olorogun Oscar Ibru, Hon. Princess Patience Ajudua, Hon. Godwin Adode (Chairman, Ughelli North Local Government Area), Dr. Richard Kofi (Chairman, Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State) and other prominent Deltans.