Our Team

Zainab Haruna

Zainab Haruna is Programme Director at Step Up Nigeria where she provides technical oversight and leadership in the design, planning, and implementation of programme activities. 

Oluwaferanmi Adeola

Oluwaferanmi Adeola is a Programme Associate and communications lead with Step Up Nigeria. She is a development professional with experience in communications and public relations. She is the project coordinator of Step Up Nigeria’s Catch them Young Initiative in FCT. She is also the host of Step Up Nigeria’s bi-weekly podcast series. 

Feranmi is currently the West Africa Anti-corruption Youth Ambassador. 

Adenike Bamigbade

Adenike Bamigbade is a Programme Associate and state lead for the Step Up Nigeria Lagos office. She is experienced in communications, business development, and social change. Adenike is the business development lead for Step Up Nigeria.

Samuel Ekundayo

Samuel Ekundayo is a Programme Associate with Step Up Nigeria. He strongly believes that tackling corruption is fundamental for sustained growth of any society. He is the monitoring & evaluation lead for Step Up Nigeria’s Catch Them Young initiative in our Lagos office.

Grace Ezema

Grace Ezema is a Junior Finance/ Programme Associate with Step Up Nigeria. She provides financial, administrative and programmes support to the team. She is certified in Accounting Principles from the International Business Management Institute – Germany (IBMI). 

Alhamdu Saidu

Alhamdu Saidu is a Programme Assistant with Step Up Nigeria where he provides support to the administrative, programs, and finance team. He also manages logistics functions for Step Up Nigeria.