The voice of the oppressed and arbitrator is an accomplished and practising ADR and social conflict management expert with over 250 cases resolved, including communal land
ownership disputes, women land rights, child custody, widows disinheritance etc.
She is also a skilled social advocacy professional, with long-standing experience and interest in peacebuilding and social coexistence, an accomplished gender advocate, well vested in social reintegration, rehabilitation and collaborations with
Government and other development partners through the International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) where she is currently the Chairperson.
She has in the past 9 years, been actively involved in leading the provision of temporary shelter for survivors of sexual and other gender-based violence.
She holds a masters degree in Law and has been using her skills and knowledge in
ensuring women and children have easy access to justice.
She is a Deputy Director and Head of the Akwa Ibom State Government Sexual and Gender-Based Violence Response Unit,
Ministry of Justice, Uyo and belongs to different professional organisations including the Nigerian Bar Association where she has served as Treasurer, Welfare Secretary and 1st Vice Chairman. She’s a member of the Institute of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators and the African Women in Leadership Organisation where she is the General Secretary and Legal Counsel.
She is married to Hon. Justice Gabriel Ette.