Our Mission is in two-folds

We promote economic and commercial relations between France and Nigeria and facilitating mutual partnerships and collaborations between French Entreprises and Nigerian Entreprises.
We are building the largest network of Nigerian professionals in France and facilitating their access to entrepreneurship and career opportunities and to enable them contribute their quota towards the economic development of Nigeria.

Our Values

Synergy

Our actions are rooted in team-work and this runs across our activities and operations. We believe collaborations are the bedrock of great achievements.

Equity

Our actions are governed by meritocracy, & fairness. FON is not affiliated with any religious, political, or tribal propaganda. We treat all our members equally.

Excellence

As a professional organization, we work with individuals & organizations, are the forefront of their careers & industry, to carry out our activities with a dedication to excellence.

Integrity

We operate at the highest level of transparency and openness with our members, partners, and team. Moral perpendicularity runs through our organizational culture.

Honorary Board

Our honorary board provides strategic guidance to the management team in the execution of the Spotlight Nigeria annual event (a flagship project of Friends of
Nigeria) and also in the discharge of their duties towards the achievement of the mission, vision, and objectives of the organization.

Emmanuel Igah, Phd

Founder and CEO, Phobos

Marcel Hochet

President and CEO, GreenElec

Dr. Anino Emuwa

Founder, Avandis Consulting

Ele Asu

VP Group Communications - CFAO

Maître Ebenezer Okpokpo

Professional Lawyer

Serge Blanchard

CEO, SCB Sub Sahara

Advisers

Jean-Pierre Lucas

Jean-Pierre Lucas

Adviser
Patrick Gidon

Patrick Gidon

Adviser

Management Team

John Okoro

President

Abiodun Odunuga

Vice President

Nkechi Nwosu

Media & Communications

Chima Nmerenu

Secretary General

Blessing Okoro

Social Media Manager