Mr. Diegbegha, Werepere Martins who hails from Sadiemo-Ama, Amassoma in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa State was born on the 22nd February, 1966.
He attended Anglican School, Ayietoro, Apapa Lagos and Government Sea School Isaka, Rivers state where he obtained the First School Leaving Certificate and General Certificate of Education (GCE) respectively.
And from a humble beginning Diegbegha was admitted into the University of Port Harcourt and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in accounting (1989 -1995).
Diegbegha also holds a Masters Degree in Accounting from the Rivers State University of Science and Technology Nkpolu, Port-Harcourt (2001 -2004), attended Nigerian College of Accountancy, Jos (2006- 2007) and belongs to several professional associations including Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN), Chattered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria, and a Fellow of the Institute of Public Diplomacy and Management.
Following his cognate experience and meritorious service in the public sector, Mr. Diegbegha worked as Accounting Officer with Delattre Benzons (Nig) Limited (DBN), a French outfit, located along KM2 Refinery Road, Warri (1995-1997), Delta State, Head of Finance / Accounts, Bayelsa State Microcredit Administration Agency, Yenagoa 2007 -2013.
Mr Diegbegha also worked as Accountant (Inspectorate Unit) Office of the Accountant General, Treasury Head quarters, Ministry of Finance, Yenagoa, (2003 -2007), Accountant (sub-treasury), Office of the Accountant General (2000 -2003), appointed Director, Business & Investments Division in February 2017 and was appointed Ag. Bursar at the International Institute of Tourism and Hospitality, Bayelsa State due to his resilience and sagacity in his specialized field and primary place of assignment.
Mr. Diegbegha, Werepere Martins is happily married and blessed with Children.