Marketing books online, blogging about literature and creating content as a lawyer and HR professional.
Long before her name became synonymous with The Bagus NG, Africa’s foremost literary hub, she worked as a human capital officer at Signtura Outsource Limited in Gusau, Zamfara State and is currently the Practice Manager at The Law Crest LLP, a top-notch law firm in Victoria Island, Lagos.
Ijeoma Ucheibe is a lawyer with interests in Intellectual Property and Labour/Employment Law. She is also a media/communications professional and bookpreneur of note. After her call to bar, she has gone on to bag an LLM specializing in international economic law and IP rights in University of Ibadan and has several articles and papers to her credit.
When she’s not writing an academic paper or article or marketing books online, Ijeoma devotes time to talking about books on the award-winning Classic FM 97.3 #BookOnReview show with Benjamin Okoh every Saturday at 9pm.
She recently launched an IGTV/YouTube series called The Bagus NG Pidgin Reviews which drops every Wednesday and the #AijayReads series which drops weekly. She also recently started the media/coaching/consulting hub – Bagus Mutendi (BM Media) dedicated to catering to the needs of the literary community in Nigeria. She recently became an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management and is currently working on securing her HR Certifications from the Society for Human Resource Management, United States of America and her procurement and supply chain management credentials from the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply, Nigeria Branch.
Ijeoma is professionally affiliated to these organisations;
- Nigerian Bar Association
- Employment, Labour and Industrial Relations Committee of Nigerian Bar Association Section on Business Law
- International Bar Association
- Association of Law Firm Administrators Nigeria
- International Trademark Association
- Chartered Institute of Personnel Management, Lagos Chapter