Precious has four years of experience in the nonprofit development sector. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from the University of Jos in Nigeria, a PGD in Information Technology from the National Open University of Nigeria, and is a current MBA candidate from the University of South Wales, London. Precious recently engaged in the DFID-Funded Mafita program in Northern Nigeria as a Monitoring and Results Measurement Officer. In this role, she supported overall project monitoring; M&E system design and implementation; development of indicator trackers; and processing and dissemination of MRM findings and best practices to facilitate evidence-based planning, learning and, decision-making. Precious previously worked as a Monitoring and Evaluation Officer in Nigeria under the DFID-funded GEMS3 program, supporting improvements in the monitoring and statistical systems with the use of technology. Previously, she also worked with GIZ Nigeria, in the SEDIN program, providing sustainable entrepreneurial skill training and coaching to women in SMEs, funded by the EU. She also initiated the design and implementation of an advocacy platform and symposium, aimed at providing national-level recognition, and supporting the growth of MSMEs in the country, thereby creating a good business enabling environment. Prior to her work at GIZ, Precious has volunteered as an end-process monitor during Immunization Plus Days, under the Polio Eradication Initiative of UNICEF and WHO. During these experiences, she developed strong project coordination, strategizing, data collection, analysis, and management skills. Precious has a passion for children and community development, and she is interested in public health, leadership and business entrepreneurship. She also enjoys working in intercultural and multinational environments.
Host Organization: SEED Spot
Role at SEED Spot: At Seed Spot, Precious will serve as a Data and Impact Fellow; helping to design, collect, and track Seed Spot measuring and evaluation work, enabling more accurate and up to date data.