Orhero holds a Bachelor of Science degree, with honours, in Economics & Statistics from the University of Benin in Nigeria. He is currently a Master of Arts candidate in History and Economics at the University of Bayreuth, with a specialization in Quantitative Economic History. Prior to commencing graduate studies, he worked as a Junior Economist with the Directorate of Research and Statistics of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Commission, Abuja, Nigeria. Whilst at ECOWAS, he was a part of the ECOWAS-UNECA team that developed the ECOWAS Statbase and participated in the ECOWAS-ILO workshop for the development of a sub-regional decent work programme for the ECOWAS region. Mr. Orhero has a keen interest in African issues and actively seeks to participate in activities that are pivotal to the development of the African continent. He is the current Commissioner for Finance of the Model African Union Association in Bayreuth.