Kelechi OhiriKelechi Ohiri



Occupational Information

Occupation: Professional field

Occupational Position: Senior Adviser to the Minister of State for Health in Nigeria and the National Coordinator for the Saving One Million Lives Initiative

Professional History

Dr Kelechi Ohiri has followed his passion for improving health outcomes by driving the largest health sector transformation agenda on the continent, focusing on improving access to primary care especially for the rural poor; Improving quality of care through better clinical governance; and unlocking the potential of Nigeria


Medical Degree from the University of Lagos Master of Public Health degree from Harvard University Master of Science degree in Health Policy and Management, from Harvard University.


2013 Archbishop Desmond Tutu Leadership Fellow