Africa Youth Parliament has resolved to honour the under listed personality with PLATINUM AFRICAN YOUTH AMBASSADORIAL AWARD and NELSON Mandela Golden Award AWARD OF INTEGRITY AND TRANSPARENCY, as DISTINGUISHED AFRICA PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR.
Mr Onweazu Ngozi Keshi,a Fellow, Chartered Accountant of Nigeria, Associate Member, Certified Fraud Examiner, Austin Texas USA, A Forensic Accountant, Associate Member, Nigerian Institute of Management, Associate Member, Global Revenue Assurance Professional, Telecommunication's Anti-Fraud Specialist, Associate Member, Paralegal Professional, and the Current Serving President/CEO – Association of Certified Fraud Examiners – Nigeria Chapter. Certified member (CFIP), and Country Representative (Nigeria) of International Institute of Certified Forensic Investigation Professional Inc. (IICFIP).
Mr. Onweazu Ngozi Keshi, (FCA, MNIM, CFE); holds an HND in Accountancy from Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi, Edo State Nigeria.
He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, an Associate member of the Information Systems Audit and Control Association, USA; A Certified Fraud Examiner, also in the USA; A Global Revenue Assurance Professional (GRAP); A Telecommunications' Anti-Fraud Specialist and a Member of the Nigerian Institute of Management.
Mr. Ngozi Keshi worked, amongst other blue chip companies, as:
A Forensic Audit Manager and Chief National Investigator, with MTN Nigeria Operations;
Divisional Head, Internal Control and Compliance with the UBA Group at UBA Insurance and UBA Pensions Custodian Companies respectively, amongst others companies.
He had served as a Senior Consultant in Financial and Information Systems Management Services with Heirs Alliance Group (Now NEXZON), Lagos, and presents contemporary papers for a Couple of Organizations around the World, notably the International Institute for Research in London, as an International Resource Person - 2007.
Presently, he is the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Information Systems and Security Associates Ltd, (Certified Fraud Examiners) Lagos, Practicing Fraud Examiner and Forensic Accountant, a Licensed Reseller of the World's Best Forensic Accounting Software – EnCase, in the Nigerian Territory, President / CEO, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners – Nigeria Chapter. He is also a Certified member (CFIP), and Country Representative (Nigeria) of International Institute of Certified Forensic Investigation Professional Inc. (IICFIP).
As a result of his. outstanding commitment, dedication, Philanthropic gesture, humanitarian services,leadership dexterity, administrative quality and his social commitment. Mr Ngozi is a professional with no 'questionable character",a core believer in the doctrine of equity, fairness and justice, a great motivational speaker,a man whose character has characterised his characteristics,a global leader per excellence.
The Parliament, in a congratulatory letter signed by the Speaker, Rt. Hon.Oluwaseun William announced Mr Ngozi Keshi as the Distinguished Africa Man of the Year to the general public after the ratification of 103 Parliamentarians in a parliamentary sessions held in tanzania Conference Centre in Liberia which will be presented on the 3rd of August,2016 in Nigeria