Our Senior Leadership Team

Dr. (Mrs.) Ruth Garba,

Executive Director

Maryam Garba,

Development Director

Chris Ukaegbu

School Administrator

Charles Husseini,

Head of School

Our Senior Manage Team

Oladunjoye Olayiwola,

Secondary School Principal

Rita Odubela,

Head of Primary School

Blessing Chinweoke,

Head of Early Years

Helen Okafor,

Creche Coordinator

Daniel Ehiobu,

Head of Learning Support Unit

Blossom Umejiaku,

Pre University Coordinator

Nkechi Iroh,

Human Resource Manager

David Gbadamosi,

ICT Manager


Dr. (Mrs.) Ruth Garba is the Executive Director of Premier International School. She started her teaching career in


In 1997, she founded Premier International School alongside her husband. She holds a Doctoral degree in School Administration from Bingham University in Nasarawa State. 


Maryam Garba has been a seasoned educator for over a decade. She holds a Master's Degree in Education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education.

She currently works as the Development Director at Premier International School, where she oversees growth initiatives.


Chris C. Ukaegbu is responsible for providing the administrative systems and support which drives Premier International School.

He has to his credit a wealth of experience working with children and young adults spanning several decades.

He earned an MBA from University of Ilorin, Ilorin and a Bachelor of Education degree in Educational Management from University of Ibadan, Ibadan.


Charles Husseini is an educator whose practice spans nearly two decades.

He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematical Science from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and a Post Graduate diploma in Education from the National Teacher’s Institute.

He is a member of the teacher’s registration council of Nigeria.


Oladunjoye Olayiwola is a committed and dedicated teacher with more than two decades of teaching and administrative experience.

He is currently the principal of the secondary school. He holds a Certificate in Education and a bachelor’s degree in science education from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.

He is a member of the Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria.


Rita Odubela is a distinguished educator with over a decade of experience in working with children.

She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in English from the University of Lagos and a Post Graduate Diploma in Education from the College of Education, Zuba, Abuja.

Her educational philosophy is based on the belief that all pupils can learn given a positive learning environment.


Blessing Chinweoke has been an educator for over a decade and a preschool teacher for about 7 years. She holds a Bachelors degree from the University of Jos and a Post Graduate Diploma.

As the head of preschool, she supervises and coordinates all preschool activities.


Helen Okafor has been a preschool teacher for over a decade. She has a passion for developing young minds and genuinely cares about the development and well-being of kids. She holds a graduate diploma in Education.


Nkechi Iroh is a customer-centric Human Resource Professional with nearly two decades experience in Human Resource Management and Administration.

She holds a professional diploma in Human Resource Management, an Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria, and a licensed Human Resource Generalist.

David L. Gbadamosi

David L. Gbadamosi oversees the technical development and implementation of Information technology in the school.

He has a post graduate diploma in education amongst other professional qualifications.