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Sir B.J Braie Installed 7th President of the Boys’ Brigade, Nigeria, Edo State Council.

The Boys’ Brigade Nigeria, Edo State Council has installed the 7th President, Sir (Dr) B.J Braie, the state Secretary / organizer,  Jacob Ideh Ezomo and other state office bearers to pilot the affairs in the next three years.

The investiture ceremony conducted by the Bishop of Benin Diocese, Anglican Church,  the Rt Revd. Dr P.O. J Imasuen, MFR, JP and Assistant National Secretary, Mr Dele Taiwo was witnessed by dignitaries from far and near including the delegation of the Boys Brigade, Bayelsa State Council led by Dame  Arembebefa Enisuoh (Nee Braie)

Sir (Dr.) Bibowei James Braie, ACIB, FCAI, a knight of St Christopher, Diocese of Benin, Church of Nigeria(Anglican Communion) was born into an Anglican family to late Nicholas L. Braie  and lay reader S. A Braie in Patani Town, Patani LGA Delta State.

Sir Bibowei who  hail from the family with the highest number of knights in the world -6 knights from the same parents, a 7th knight as a grandchild and two ladies  read Insurance and he is a thorough breed insurance Practitioner.

A senior member of the chartered Insurance institute of Nigeria, Associate member, Nigerian Council of Registered Insurance Brokers, Fellow Institute of Corporate Administrators, he worked with UNIC Insurance PLC, Climax Insurance Brokers Limited, High gate Insurance Brokers Limited, Trust Union Insurance Brokers Limited, Mercy faith Insurance Brokers Limited, Bib-Okubo Konsult and Topflight Insurance Brokers Limited where he presently works as the Chief  Operating Officer.

He served as pioneer secretary, Nigerian Council of Registered Insurance Brokers (Edo/Delta chapter, Secretary –Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria, Defunct Bendel State, Pioneer President, Excellent men fellowship of Our Saviours Anglican Church, Past President now patron, Western Delta Fellowship, Past President, Ijaw Cultural Association, Secretary Emeritus Pace Setters Club (World wide) President, Insurance Club of Nigeria, patron National Union of Ijaw –Ibe students (World-Wide) Patron, Anglican Youth Fellowship, PRO, Benin Chamber of Commerce, Vice President, Edo Shippers Association, member, Committee of Friends (St Peter’s Anglican Church, Oka), Patron Girls Brigade Nigeria, 6th Oredo Company, PCC Member, St Peters Anglican Church, Oka, current chairman Ijaw National Congress, Edo state and Television presenter/producer, Insurance segment, This Morning on ITV for over 23 years.

Sir Bibowei who was decorated as state patron of Boys Brigade Nigeria, Edo State  Council in the year 2012 and elected state President in February 22nd 2020 is married to Lady Pamela Ebiere Ehimwenma Braie (Nee Aihevba) a trained teacher and community health worker and they are blessed with six lovely children, grand children and so many foster children.