Secretary JTB

Obomeghie, Aisha was born in 1970. She had her primary and secondary education at Auchi in Edo State. Her tertiary education was at Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi, where she obtained her OND and HND, both with upper credit in 1990 and 1993 respectively. She was the best female graduate at her OND graduation. She served the National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) at Federal University of Technology, Yola, Adamawa State between 1994 and 1995.

Between 1996 and 1999 she worked at Jimah Yusuf Pharmaceutical Company, Igarra, Edo state as an accountant. She qualified as a chartered accountant in 1999. She had a Master’s in Business Administration from the Bayero University, Kano State in 2005.

She also worked as a Finance Manager in Mario Jose Enterprises Limited, Kano in 2001, she moved to one of the ‘Big 4’ audit firms at KPMG Audit in Kano that same year. Mario Jose Enterprise Ltd was later acquired by another bigger company named Mamuda Industries Nig. Ltd., where she was elevated to the position of a Group Financial Controller. She occupied the position for 10 years before joining the Federal Inland Revenue Service in 2010 as a Deputy Director of Finance and Accounts. She was promoted to the position of a Director in 2016 and she became the Director of Procurement from 2016 to 2017. She also served as the Director Revenue Accounting Department from 2017 to 2020 from where she represented the Executive Chairman at FAAC and Presidential Revenue Monitoring and Reconciliation Committee Meetings.

Effective from March 2020 she became the Director, Compliance Research and Risk Management Department of Federal Inland Revenue Service.

She was appointed the Secretary of Joint Tax Board in 2020. Since the Establishment of JTB in 1961, she is the first female Secretary of the Board.

She has held enviable positions in some other organizations including but limited to being the auditor of NASFAT Kano State and Project Secretary of Lajna Imaila Nigeria. In 2010 she was the Deputy Vice Chairman 1 of the Kano District Society of ICAN.

She is a fellow of ICAN, Institute of Public Administrators, and Associate member of the Chartered institute of Taxation of Nigeria.

She is happily married with children and grand children.

OBOMEGHIE NANA-AISHA

Secretary JTB

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