Board of Directors

Ben Uzoma Ben Uzoma

Chairperson / Cork Community & Regional Representative

Ben Uzoma is an engineer living in Ireland with his wife and children since 2002. Ben was among the first pioneering members of NCP in Cork.

Veronica _Bokeng_Akale_1 Veronica Bokeng Akale

Advisory Executive

Veronica is a Cameroonian national living in Ireland. A graduate from UCD with a Masters Degree in Commercial Law, Veronica currently works for Symatec Ltd in Dublin.

Shaykh Shaykh Dr. Muhammad Umar Al-Qadri

Advisory Executive

Shaykh Muhammad Umar Al-Qadri is the Ameer/ Imam of Al-Mustafa Islamic Educational & Cultural Centre Ireland. The Shaykh is also the Founding Member of Irish Council of Imams.

Issah Huseini May 2010 Issah Huseini

Board Consultant

Issah Huseini has been working in the community sector for over 10 years. He has brought huge contribution to the development and the success of NCP to date. 

Sarah Sarah Duku

Community development and social inclusion

Originally from Sudan, Sarah has been working with Cairde in community development and health advocacy for new communities for the last 15 years.

DSC_3190 - Copy (2) Cherif Labtreche

Cherif Labreche, an Algerian born journalist, works with ethnic minorities and disadvantaged Irish individuals and communities. He has also worked as a reporter, presenter and producer with RTE radio, covering conflict, immigration matters, and poverty and world cultures. Cherif is an intercultural communication and media strategist and visionist.