The young man who oversees the overall affairs of AFRISTAR GROUPE is no other person than one of the seasoned best in the Transport and Logistics profession across the ECOWAS Sub region. Born in Cotonou, Benin Republic to a Nigerian parent and raised in the south eastern part of Nigeria. He is a 2001B.Sc holder in Physics and Astronomy from the famous Lion’s den, University of Nigeria Nsukka, Enugu State, Nigeria, West Africa.

His highly innovative spectacular and systematic transport designs for the movement of persons and goods across borders and frontiers through internationally accepted practices has brought him good fortunes and accolades in the transport industry profession. He started from a security firm in Abuja, Nigeria and a Transport Company in Lagos, Nigeria for three years before pitching into professional transport and logistics coordinating in 2006 in Lome, Togo with SANICGROUPE TOGO where he is still currently a passive director. He joined AFRISTAR GROUPE in July, 2012 as a young investor which earned him a seat on the directors’ board. Six months later, January 2013 he became the Groupe Managing Director of AFRISTAR GROUPE.

Together with his nine years extensive knowledge of goods movement within West Africa, his job is made much easier with the support of a handful of seasoned pillars of transport professionals and transport union leaders carefully selected across ECOWAS countries serving as board of directors in AFRISTAR GROUPE. He is an outstanding voice in ECOWAS and stands very firm by the practice of lawful, safe and profitable trading over secured passage of goods, be it commercial, diplomatic, humanitarian or project cargoes within West Africa and Africa. He is virtually in every African seaport and airport through a well tailored network of credible associates and partners, with more specialties within West Africa sub-region.

He is a very friendly and familiar face in the shipping and trading environment across the West African sub-region. He speaks fluent English and French and a good communicator. He oversees the company’s affairs from its operations head office in Cotonou, Benin Republic and lives in Cotonou.





Group CEO/Chairman

Edward Ekekwe


+228 90446771

Group Chief Operation Officer

Ebere Onyewu


Group General

Cecilia Ezeanoburu


+228 92803989

Country Director TOGO

Nico Ezenwata


+228 22467894

Country Director BENIN

Uloma Ohajiudu


+229 99001317

Country Director NIGERIA

Charles Ukomadu


+234 8186612123