Staff Directory

Director General

H.E Dr. Jean Kaseya

Director General

Office of the Director General

Dr. Mahlet Kifle Habtemariam

Deputy Chief of Staff

Dr. Ngashi Ngongo

Chief of Staff and Head of Executive Office

Marie-Huguette Ngung

Special Assistant of the Director General

Office of the Deputy Director General​

Dr. Ahmed Ogwell Ouma

Acting Deputy DG, Africa CDC

Head of Divisions and Directorates

Mohammed Abdulaziz

Dr Mohammed Abdulaziz

Head, Division of Disease Control and Prevention
Benjamin Djoudalbaye

Dr Benjamin Djoudalbaye

Head, Division of Policy, Health Diplomacy and Communication

Dr. Justin M. Maeda

Ag. Head of Division, Management and Administration

Wessam Mankoula

Lead of Africa CDC Emergency Operations Center

Dr Nicaise Ndembi

Head for Partnerships for African Vaccine Manufacturing (PAVM) & Head Science Office

Justice Nonvignon

Ag. Head of Health Economics Unit

Dr Raji Tajudeen

Head, Division of Public Health Institutes and Research
Yenew Kebede Tebeja

Dr Yenew Kebede Tebeje

Head, Division of Laboratory Systems & Networks

Dr Merawi Aragaw Tegegne

Ag. Head Division of Emergency Preparedness & Response
Herilinda Joseph

Herilinda Temba

Acting Coordinator Western RCC