Afeikhena Jerome

Afeikhena Jerome is Coordinator, State Peer Review Mechanism, Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF), Abuja, Nigeria. Prior to joining the Secretariat of the NGF, he was the Coordinator for Economic Governance and Management, APRM Secretariat, Midrand, South Africa.

He has held several distinguished positions including being Visiting Scholar, the IMF, Visiting Fellow, the World Bank, Senior Associate Member of Saint Anthony’s College, Oxford, United Kingdom and Fellow, Research Group on African Development Perspectives, University of Bremen, Germany.  

As an accomplished scholar, Dr Jerome has several reputable publications on African development including books and accredited journals articles in reputable journals. He has also consulted extensively for several international organizations, including the World Bank, AfDB, UNECA, UN-HABITAT, ILO and UNDP.