Karibi T. George was appointed Head of the Legal Unit in the Rivers State Universal Basic Education Board (RSUBEB) on October 27, 2015. Before that posting, he was Director in the office of the Executive Chairman.
K. T. George holds the B.A. in English (1983) and M.A in Oral Literature (1988) both from the University of Jos, Nigeria;the Professional Diplomas of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations, NIPR, (1998) and the Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria, APCON, (2007); the L.L.B from the Rivers State University of Science and Technology, RSUST (2005); and the Barrister at Law (BL) from the Nigerian Law School (2007) upon which he was called to the Nigerian Bar. He also holds the Post Graduate Diploma in Education from the National Teachers’ Institute (NTI), Kaduna (2015).
Mr. George is a Fellow of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (FNIPR), Member of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (MCIPR), UK, a Registered Practitioner in Advertising (rpa) of the Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON); and a Member of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA).
He was Chairman of the Rivers State Chapter of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), and is currently an elected member of the National Governing Council of the Institute.
A radio presenter and interactive Master of Ceremonies, he is the author of The Master of Ceremonies Handbook (2000), and many articles on literature, education, communications, and law.
Karibi is married and has children. His hobbies include playing Lawn Tennis, following Tennis and Football, reading, and watching movies.