Olga Igbo (Mrs)

Olga Igbo (Mrs)

Principal

Mrs. Olga Igbo has been the principal of Cherryfield College, Abuja from September 2010. A Russian citizen and Nigerian by marriage. After her secondary school education she proceeded to study Russian Language and Literature in Mordovian State University, Russia. She obtained her bachelor degree in 1978 and her Masters of Art degree in1979. From 1996 to 2000 she did her PhD Program in Moscow Institute of Russian Language.

Mrs. Olga Igbo started working as a librarian and later as Head of Librarian department in Moscow Medical Dental Institute from 1979 to 1984. She came for the first time in Nigeria in 1984 and started work as an assistant lecturer and later as lecturer two in the department of Modern European Languages in the University of Ibadan till 1996. After completion of her PhD she gained employment as senior lecturer in Moscow State Academy of Art where she worked till 2010. She returned to Nigeria in 2010 to become the principal of Cherryfield College where she is presently engaged.