Speakers / Panelists

Lead Speaker

Mr. Oliver Stolpe

Country Representative
United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in Nigeria

Mr. Oliver Stolpe, has a long-standing career with UNODC, with extensive and relevant experience in developing, negotiating, implementing and monitoring UNODC technical assistance programmes, as well as in building and maintaining close partnerships with relevant stakeholders in government, the private sector and civil society organizations.


Dr. Kamal-Deen Ali

Capt. Navy Rtd / Executive Director
Centre for Maritime Law and Security Africa

Dr. Kofi Mbiah

Chief Executive Officer
Ghana Chamber of Shipping

Mr. Ousmane Diouf

Senegalese Magistrate 

Specialised in law of the sea and maritime crimes.

Mr. Emeka Akabogu

Senior Partner
Akabogu & Associates