Samuel N.

Master's DegreeUniversity of Ibadan



Samuel Ngobua is a highly analytical, top-performing and result-driven public health professional with over fourteen years of international experience in managing and implementing complex programs at the donor and implementing partner levels. He has an in-depth knowledge of program management and demonstrated ability to building teams from diverse backgrounds and steer them to achieve organizational objectives. He has strong resource mobilization skills and the exceptional ability to build relationships with host country leadership and donors. He is a strategic thinker and planner with strong business acumen and in addition to excellent written and oral communication skills. Samuel is a master negotiator, problem-solver and public speaker who effectively coordinate teams and multitask in fast-paced, deadlines environments. He has several years of work experience on adolescent reproductive health projects with UNICEF and the PEPFAR program in management and technical positions as a Chief of Party of the USAID funded CapacityPlus project and with the United States Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention; Abuja (CDC) as a program manager during which he had managed a number of CDC funded Cooperative Agreements in the OVC, Health Systems Strengthening and PMTCT program areas in addition to the $20 million dollar four year award to strengthen diseases surveillance and health emergency response and the $10 million dollar direct award to the government of Nigeria to strengthen integrated delivery of HIV/AIDS services. He had also coordinated the multi stakeholder West African Infectious Diseases (WAIDI) Institute, a public-private sector initiative of the government of Nigeria, Accordia Global Health Foundation, the University of Abuja, PEPFAR Nigeria and Exxon Mobil to establish an infectious Institute (WAIDI) to be modelled after the Infectious Diseases Institute; Uganda.


  • infectious disease
  • youth
  • reproductive health
  • hiv/aids
  • systems
  • acumen
  • nigeria
  • united states
  • uganda
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries

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