The fourth annual Houston AfriFEST organized by NAMC and her partners is dawning upon us and we are excited as the Houston community comes together to celebrate the rich and diverse cultures of Africa. Join us as we feature special live music and performances, food and exceptional ethnic cuisines of different African countries, cultural artwork, country displays, fashion shows, games, kids’ activities, and a lot more.
College Admissions is part of NAMC’s Expanding Horizons series of programs for high school students. College Admissions expands students’ knowledge and helps them find out how to achieve their college admissions and financial aid goals.
Support NAMC’s High School and College Programming Help high school and college students in the Greater Houston area succeed in their chosen field. Our programs help students choose a major, choose and apply to a college, and prepare for life in their chosen profession.
Donate Towards Book Scholarships for Area College Students Help college students in the Greater Houston area pay for school and books. Donate towards this cause and help us kick off our inaugural book scholarships in Fall 2016.
Donate Towards the Future NAMC House NAMC’s $3 Million capital campaign, which will fund a Nigerian-American Multicultural Center (NAMC House). NAMC House, the first Sub-Saharan African cultural center in Houston, will be a civic center for the Nigerian-American community and a learning center for the Houston community to understand Nigeria’s rich and diverse culture.
GRADUATE TO PROFESSIONAL ADVANCEMENT PROGRAM A Workplace Readiness Program for College Students Also featuring sessions on Weathering a Downturn for Professionals...read More
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Yemi is a chartered accountant (FCCA) and a project controller of multibillion dollar oil and gas development projects at ExxonMobil.
Kope is a Management Consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Adetola Abatan is a Sr Production Engineer at Shell Oil Co and has been in the energy industry for 9+ years. She has a PhD in Chemical Engineering.
Nkechi Odumodu is a Petroleum Geologist who has worked with shale producers in the Houston area for over 10 years, with her most recent role as a Development Geologist.
Rita Nwajei is a recent BSN, RN graduate from the University of Texas Medical Branch. She works as an Intensive Care/ Critical Care Nurse at UTMB located in Galveston, Texas.
Leon Binitie-Cassidy is currently a Facilities Engineer for G2 Partners LLC. He holds a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering from the University of Minnesota Twin Cities as well as a Masters in Project Management.
Temidayo Kola-Kehinde is a Reservoir Engineer with a Bachelors and Masters in Petroleum Engineering and a Minor in Bioengineering and Life Sciences from the Colorado School of Mines.
Caroline Oyedeji is currently a Business owner in financial services in Houston, Texas. She received a B.Sc. degree in Biology/Chemical – Bethune Cookman College, Daytona Beach Florida; MS in Pharmacology/Toxicology – Florida A&M University, Tallahassee Florida; MBA/HCM – University of Phoenix Houston Texas Branch.
Edidiong Mendie is a legal practitioner, called to the Nigerian Bar. She obtained her LL.B from the University of Benin, Nigeria and has a Master of Laws (LL.M) degree in Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Law from University of Houston Law Center.
Excel Ogugbue is a Petroleum Engineering Specialist at BP America Inc where he has worked for nearly 6 years. Excel holds a B.Eng. (First Class) degree from Federal University of Technology Owerri, Nigeria, an MS degree from University of Alaska Fairbanks, and a PhD degree from the University of Oklahoma, all in Petroleum Engineering.
Kingsley is a Project Engineer.