02 Aug

Appointment as Acting Director, Internal Audit Division (Mr. Peter Friday Akhigbe Ibhawaegbele)

Mr. Peter Friday Akhigbe Ibhawaegbele has been appointed as Acting Director, Internal Audit Division, with effect from July 2019.

Mr. P.F.A. Ibhawaegbele  was born on the 18th of May, 1967 at Uromi, Edo State. He had his primary Education at Obeidu Primary School, Obeidu, Uromi (1974-1980) and proceeded to Obeidu Secondary School (1980-1985). In 1995, he obtained a National Diploma Certificate in Accounting at Yabba College of Technology, Lagos, after which he enrolled and graduated at Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma with a degree in Accounting from 1998 to 2004. He proceeded to College of Accounting, Jos in 2006 where he was certified as a National Accountant (CNA)

Mr. Peter Ibhawaegbe was inducted in 2007 into the Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN). In 2012 he began a pursuit for a Masters of Science Degree in Accounting at Benson Idahosa University, Benin City and was awarded an M.Sc Accounting in 2017. In the interim, he acquired a Diploma in Computer Information Technology at Trust Computer College Vocational School, Ekpoma (2012).

Mr. Ibhawaegbele began his career in Ambrose Alli University as an Assistant Executive Officer (Audit) in 1995 and rose through the ranks to Chief Internal Auditor, a position he occupied from 2014 till July, 2019. He has over 5 publications to his name; 5 Books, 3 Journals, and has attended 16 Conferences/Seminars/Workshops.

He has served as Exco member and Chairman of various Committees and associations. He was Chairman, State of Origin Committee, AAU Ekpoma 2007-2009, Member, Committee on Sanitation, AAU Ekpoma 2013-2016. Member, committee on Inter- denomination, Prayer Rally, AAU, Ekpoma 2006-2014. Treasurer, AAU Workers/Farmers Multipurpose Co-operative Society, AAU, Ekpoma 2009-2015. Pioneer Treasurer, Senior Staff Association Welfare and Loan Scheme AAU, Ekpoma 2000-2004. Treasurer, Accounting Staff Welfare Association, AAU, Ekpoma, 2007-2011.

He has served in different capacities in the church and is a highly devoted Christian. He is the Chairman Catholic Charismatic Renewal, Benin Ecclesiastical Province and National Chairman, Audit Committee, Catholic Charismatic Renewal of Nigeria.

He is a member of Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN) and a Member Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (ACTI).  In 2002, he received a commendation letter from Ambrose Alli University management for effective and efficient performance of duty.

He is married to Mrs. Stella Maris Ibhawaegbele and has six (6) children.

We congratulate Mr. Peter Ibhawaegbele on this appointment.

Mrs. Mercy Ebunuta Abua
Administrative Assistant (Information)
For: Deputy Registrar, Information/Public Relations Officer.

Above is for the information of the University community and the general public.

Deputy Registrar, Information/Public Relations Officer