Smile Sickle Cell Foundation



first second Third


takes its humanitarian effort channeled towards saving lives of people living with Sickle Cell disease and helping in the education of the society to prevent its occurrence.

our core values:

  • Integrity
  • Innovation
  • Inclusiveness
  • Love
  • effectiveness

Board of Trustees

Founder SSCF

Ndukwe Jennifer Oluchi


Ndukwe Jennifer Oluchi is the founder of SSCF and serves as the Director of the Foundation

Co-Founder SSCF

Maro Ojaide

Member Board of Trustees

Maro Ojaide is an Economist, Management Consultant, Chartered Accountant (Member, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria), Chartered Stockbroker, Authorized Dealing Clerk of the Nigerian Stock Exchange and a member of the Nigeria Economic Society. He obtained a B.Sc. Economics (Second Class Honours, Upper Division) degree from Madonna University Nigeria; MSc. Economics from University of Jos, and is currently a PhD Management (Finance) Student, School of Business, University of Leicester, United kingdom.

mission director SSCF

Margaret Ndukwe

Mission directory

Margaret Ndukwe currently occupies the Office of the Directory of Missions for the Smile Sickle Cell Foundation.

staff director SSCF

Isyaku Mohammed (DCP)

Member Board of Trustees

Isyaku MOHAMMED holds a BSc. Accounting degree from ABU Zaria, MSc. Security Administration and Strategic Studies from the Nigerian Defence Academy and is a Fellow, Certified National Accountants, Nigeria.

He oversees the coordination of volunteer staff for various outreaches and seminars.

Secretary SSCF

DR. Ogbu Nathaniel Oluebube


Dr. Ogbu Nathaniel Oluebube is the Secretary of the SSCF as well as consultant for SCA crisis management. Dr. Nathaniel is an outstanding medical doctor and holds MBBS (Nig.), University of Nigeria Nsuka. Dr. Nathaniel has worked with several hospitals in Nigeria including private hospitals, government hospitals, as well as military hospitals. Dr. Nathaniel has several years of experience in handling sickle cell disease patients.