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ELDER ORIAIFO ODION KESSINGTON was born into the noble and prestigious family of ORIAIFO-OSEGHALE of Afowudo-Atuagbo in Ward 1,Uneah,Esan-Central LGA of Edo State.He was born to Late Hon.Phillip Oseghale-Oriaifo of IRRUA and Dr.Barr(Mrs) Oseghale Oriaifo of Efandion-Uromi.Late
Elder Phillip Oriaifo was the Founder of the ORIAIFO CHILDCARE FOUNDATION.

Early education for young Oriaifo began at the Ogbidi Model School,Uromi and later the Word of Faith Primary School in Benin  City.His Secondary School education was at Greater Tomorrow Secondary School,Benin city where he came out with Multi-Rainbow distinctions in his WASSCE and NECO examinations.His leadership skill began and budded in his early school days as he was a PREFECT in several offices and subjects in school and class.

He gained admission into the Prestigious AMBROSE ALLI UNIVERSITY(AAU) to study Microbiology.
His political voyage took it's first shot in his university days when in his first year,he was tipped from his Department into the Faculty of Natural Sciences(FNS) parliaments and Legislator. From there he shot into the STUDENTS UNION GOVERNMENT(SUG) in his 2nd year as DIRECTOR OF WELFARE,was declared UNOPPOSED and served meritoriously in the office.
There was a litany of calls on ORIAIFO ODION to aspire for the SUG Presidency in his 3rd year.He heeded the call and aspired but later stepped aside to run as a Senator of the SUG House of Parliaments.He got a presidential slot into the parliaments and contested for deputy speaker of the House.

Other positions he held are Nominee Representative, NATIONAL ASSO.OF NIGERIAN STUDENTS (NANS) for the Delegation to Late Moses Oisakede Memorial 2009 by the then NANS President,Com Jude Imagwe.
That same year he contested as Councillor Ward 1,Esan-Central LGA.

On completing his University, he was mobilized for his compulsory NYSC in Nasarawa state.On camp he was the Deputy Platoon Leader/Camp Events Co-ordinator of Platoon 4.
He served with the Nassarawa State College of Agriculture (COAL),Lafia as a Lecturer in the Dept of Sciences .He was also the Red Cross President of his NYSC detachment.

Due to his philanthropic strides drawn from active participation of the ORIAIFO CHILDCARE FOUNDATION in his NYSC years,he was bestowed a title in the Ombi-Shabu Local govt as SARKIN-YARKIN Kopa of Ombi-1 Community of Shabu,Lafia,Nassarawa State.
Oriaifo ODION also bags a certification in Fashion and African history from the CHARLES WRIGHT AFRICAN HISTORICAL CENTRE In Michigan,USA.

ORIAIFO ODION KESSINGTON Political prowess stands tall as the Mtsobu Pinnacle of Ghana in his various capacities he has participated and served->>Co-Ordinator,#NOT-TOO-YOUNG-TO-RUN campaign,(Edo-Central),DG Charles Airhiavbere 4 Governor,DG Julius Ihonvbete Student Solidarity Movement(ISSF),DG Yusuf Agabi 4 Gov.(Nassarawa St.) et al.

Oriaifo ODION pet project-THE ORIAIFO CHILDCARE FOUNDATION outreach has affected the lives of many across Edo State & beyond and diaspora with it's robust rural programmes aimed at providing a BETTER LIFE FOR RURAL DWELLERS on Healthcare,Scholarships/Educational Grants,Children's Xmas carnivals and women outreaches.
In recognition of his brazen contributions to the upliftment of mankind through the foundations activities,pro activity,ingenuity and selfless dedication, he has been honoured with several awards and encomiums in Nigeria and diaspora.The foundation has a special recognition last year with the biggest ever Canadian award HALL OF FAME-The Vigor awards!

Oriaifo ODION KESSINGTON is presently the Life President/Board of Chairmen, Oriaifo CHILDCARE foundation, Chairman/CEO ,Benchmark Natural Gas Ltd(BNG) And Chief-Artist,Benchmark Fashions, USA.

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