Tarinipre Diriyai


An astute Entrepreneur and an accomplished banker of repute. He has attended many leadership and development programs, both locally and abroad. He had a meritorious banking career that spanned over two decades, in reputable Nigerian banks.

His banking career cut across defunct Allstate trust bank, Ecobank and Zenith Bank Plc, where he rose to the position of Assistant General Manager (AGM) before retiring into Private business. His business interests, span across strategic sectors of Nigerian economy, viz; Oil &Gas, Construction, IT infrasture & Facilities management, Telecommunications, Financial Services and General Engineering Contracting.

He holds first degree in Business Administration & Management, and MBA in Banking and Finance. Member of various professional bodies. Happily married with children. He is also a humanitarian, actively involved in philanthropic and charity works.

Osita Ochiagha


Osita holds first degree in Finance, and MBA in Business Administration & Management. He is an accomplished Chartered Accountant. He has attended several Leadership Programs & Courses both locally and abroad. He is a banker with remarkable achievements in Financial, Operations and business development with over 20 years in the banking industry.

He was a key member of management in Zenith Bank Plc, where he played significant role in financial control, vision and strategy for Growth.

His banking experience span across financial control, auditing, operations, business strategy and compliance/regulation. Upon retiring from the bank, he is creating value to organized private sector, deploying technology to drive Enterprise/ operations risk mgt framework culture in business.

He is a member of various professional bodies. Married with children, in addition with his personable personality, he is involved in charity works.

Sir, Ikechukwu Obeleagu (KSM)


He has over 20 years Financial Industry Experience. His career trajectory has been through Ecobank, defunct African Express Bank (AFEX), Universal trust Bank (UTB) and Union bank Plc respectively. He has gained extensive exposures in the areas of banking operations, credit analysis and administration, risk management, business development, relationship management, strategic management, human resources management and change management through job experience, supported by various development and leadership programs & courses. Prior to joining Abtaj Capital Ltd Group, he was a Regional Area Manager in Ecobank Nig Ltd. He has a degree in Business Admin, and MBA, in Banking & Finance.

Iyke has attended many development and leadership courses, both locally and abroad. He is a member of many professional bodies & associations. He is married with children. He plays tennis and actively involved in Philanthropic and charity works.


Financial Forensic Auditors- Support

Awa Emetu & co- (chartered Accountants) have a team of proficient chartered accountants; providing; auditing, accounting, tax management and other financial services. Awa Emetu has collaborated with Abtaj Capital Nig Ltd since inception of the company.

It has been an enduring relationship, especially in the core areas of management Advisory services, statutory and audit investigation of financial statement, tax consulting, forensic audits and feasibility reports/project management.



Bukie Peter Obi & Associates has been in Corporate, Commercial, Civil and Criminal Legal Practice through a network of Proficient Associates in most States of Nigeria for a continuous period from 1989, 32 years, and counting, during which the Firm –

  1. Served as the Prima Legal Consultant to the National Economic Reconstruction Fund (NERFUND) for 11 years – leading Legal Advisory vis-à-vis African Development Bank (ADB), Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), International Monetary Fund, at the National and International Levels;
  2. Served as Regional Solicitor for the now defunct Mercantile Bank of Nigeria Limited (Western Nigeria Zone) for over a decade;
  3. Retained Solicitors for the National Insurance Corporation of Nigeria;
  4. Served as Advisory Council to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of the Cross River State Government;
  5. Served as Retained Solicitors for Westcon Africa (UK) Limited and Westcon Africa Distribution Nigeria Limited – a UK Based – Firm, and its Nigeria Affiliate – for which Bukie Peter Obi & Associates had a Power of Attorney for Recoveries of all Indebtedness in the Sub-Region, including Kenya and South Africa;
  6. Served as a Solicitors for:

i. Global Adjusters Recoveries and Investment Limited;
ii. Dandollars Motors Nigeria Limited;
iii. Polaris Maintenance Services Limited;
iv. Onward Paper Mills Limited;
v. Guiderite Consulting Limited;

g. Etc…

Peter Obi Esq., Principal Solicitor of Bukie Peter Obi & Associates, is a 1984 Graduate of the University of Ife, and was called to the Bar in 1985; a one-time Company Secretary and Legal Adviser to Olympic Savings and Loans Limited – has headed the Firm’s activities from 1989 till date.

Lawrence S. Oko-Jaja is a Senior Partner of Bukie Peter Obi & Associates and the Principal/Founding partner of Lawrence S. Oko-Jaja & Co., one of the Partner Firm of Bukie Peter Obi & Associates in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. He is a 1985 Graduate of the Rivers State University of Science and Technology, and was called to the Lawrence S. Oko-Jaja is a senior partner of Bukie P. Obi & Associates and the Principal/Founding partner of Lawrence S. Oko-Jaja & Co., one of the partner firm of Bukie Peter Obi & Associates in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

Martin O. Bisong, is the Head of Chambers in Bukie Peter Obi & Associates. He holds a law honors degree from University of Calabar and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2008. He began apprenticeship as a litigator under the auspices of Peter Obi. His legal career has spanned over 10 years in which he has gained experience in Alternative Dispute Resolution, Debt Recoveries and litigation practice in various levels of Courts in Nigeria. He also has experience/expertise in the area of commercial law, Company Law, especially as it relates to searches, perfection of documents, filings, registration and Litigation practice and Property.

Outside the ambit of the legal profession he serves as the Secretary of Safe Wheels Initiative, a Non-Governmental Organization, involve in enlightening the public on safe use of the wheels and/or roads, providing legal services for indigent victims of road accidents etc.

Bibiana Anagu, is a Counsel in the Firm of Bukie Peter Obi & Associates. She graduated from the Ebonyi State University, in 2014 and was called to the Bar in 2015. She specializes in Alternative Dispute Resolution, Commercial Law, Company Law and Practice; with expertise in Arbitration/Negotiation and Legal Drafting.

Client Relationship Management has formed an integral part of the Firm’s approach; thus, mutually beneficial Client-Solicitors Relationship –by which the Clientele has had Advisory and Representative Value.

Bukie Peter Obi & Associates has a determined urge for excellence, with a devoted Team of astute and visionaryPractitioners -with diverse experiences in the different field of Legal Practice.

The Firm’s knack for integrity is absolute, and unwavering.




Mike Nwogu and Partners is an indigenous firm of estate surveyors and valuers duly registered in compliance with the company and Allied Matter Act No 659 of 1990. They are engaged in estate surveying and valuation practice among other functions such as valuation of properties, plant & machinery, feasibility & viability appraisals.

Property management & development and general real estate consulting.

The firm is a member of Nigerian Institute of Estate Surveyors and valuers (NIESV) and duly registered with the Estate Surveyors and valuers registration board of Nigeria (ESVARBON). The firm is blessed with a team of professionals with over 30 years cumulative practicing experience.



Ejezie Lilian Odinaka – (Operations / Admin)
Lilian Ejezie Ms, has over 7 years experience spanning over ICT and financial services sectors. She holds a Diploma in Business Admin & management, she has  attended several courses in the areas of computer support, operations risk and safety management. She oversees the operations and Admin functions in the company.


Uju Nwangwu – (Bus. Dev/ Compliance)

Miss Uju is a goal driven young lady with a degree in Economics and various certifications including proficiency in ICT, project management, business and information management. She has over 5 years post graduation working experience in different sectors spanning over oil and gas, educational, and financial sector. With her experience in sales, relationship management and customer service, she adds value to the company by increasing her client base through strategic business development while ensuring compliance with various regulatory authorities.


Dike Ugomma Julia – (Protocol / Admin)

Miss Julia is a highly motivated individual with a diploma in computer sciences and an OND in mass communication. She has over 4 years post graduation working experience in the judicial sector. She has successfully gained experience and carried out various administrative and secretarial functions. She performs the functions of a protocol / admin officer while contributing to the smooth running of operations.