Chief Nike Akande, a two time Minister of Industries, of the Federal Republic
of Nigeria, under the late Gen. Sanni Abacha regime.A business Administrator
and Accountant, she has evolved in the near two decade as noteworthy Industrialist
in the economic landscape of Nigeria.
Many board rooms have been graced by the presence of this amiable presence
of this quiet achiever. She had been the Director of Nigerian Industrial Development
Bank(NIDB), a member of the Board of trustees, of the National Center for Women
Development; member, panel to study and re-organize both the Nigerian National
Petroleum Corporation(NNPC) and Trust Investment Company Limited Ibadan; Director
of National Insurance Corporation of Nigeria(NICON).
An accountancy graduate from the North West Polytechnic, London, 1964 to 1968
now (University of North London). She is also a graduate of both the Havard
Business School, Soldiers Field Boston Massachusetts USA, and the International
Institute for Management Development (I.M.D) Lawsanne Switzerland.