Jide Omokore is the founder chairman of Energy Resources Group or ERG in short, which is one of the largest privately held conglomerates in Nigeria. The group has an annual revenue in excess of $400 million. The main business line of the group is in oil exploration and trading while they also deal with steel dredging, haulage services and property development.
Jide Omokore who was born in Kogi state in Nigeria, was recently named as one of the Forbe’s ten relatively unknown high net worth billionaires in Nigeria. He has been recognized as the brains behind the proposed private university to be established in Isanlu, Kogi State. Omokore recently donated truck loads of rice and 50 million naira to flood victims in Kogi state. This is clear evidence of his philanthropic background, which is largely unknown to the masses.
Jide Omokore is an astute and visionary businessman with more than two decades of experience in all facets of business. He is committed to the socio-economic development of Nigeria. Jide’s mega business success is a story of hardwork, focus, visionary leadership and god’s grace. A man of passion and uncommon zeal in the field of entrepreneurship, Jide oversees a vast business empire that has substantial investments in many key sectors of the Nigerian economy. Oil, gas, property development, real estate, aviation and haulage services are some of the areas of his business interests. http://leadership.ng/person/jide-omokore tells the whole story.
Omokore is a strong believer in the ability of Nigerians to champion the development of his motherland. http://www.thenigerianvoice.com/nvnews/142537/1/i-am-hale-hearty-says-jide-omokore.html confirms this. Jide has a soft-corner for his motherland, Nigeria and would do anything to serve the country. His long experience in corporate business management has helped in the efficient management of capital, human and material resources, which in turn helped to take his business empire to the next level of success.