The Founder of Aunt Lizzy's Christian Educational Foundation (ALCEF) is Mrs Ebob Evenye TANYI née MBIWAN.
She was born in Owerri - Nigeria to Cameroonian parents, Mr Ebaichuo Agbotoko MBIWAN and Mrs Elizabeth Efeti MBIWAN née MBONGO, on 1st May, 1958.

Academic Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree, TESOL (Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages), University of Manchester, England.
  • Bachelor’s Degree, Education/English, University of Nigeria, Nsukka.

Professional Career

  • Teacher of English Language and Literature, Lycée Bilingue, Molyko, Buea (Sept.1979 – June 1987)
  • Head of English Department, Lycée Bilingue, Molyko, Buea (Sept. 1984 – Jun 1987)
  • Teacher of English, Yaoundé Pilot Centre (BTP - Bilingual Training Programme) (Sept.1988 – May 1989)
  • Teacher of English, Douala Linguistic Centre (May 1989 – Jan. 1991)
  • “Chargée d’études,” Yaoundé Pilot Centre (Feb. 1991 – Nov. 1995)
  • Director, Douala Linguistic Centre (Nov. 1995 – Present)

Professional Activities & In-service training

  • Member, Student Teachers’ Association University of Nigeria, Nsukka
  • Associate Lecturer, Teachers’ Exam Preparation classes, Buea Marker of GCE O’ Level Eng. Language (1980 – 1986)
  • Member, ISA, University of Manchester
  • IATEFL (International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language) Conference Edinburgh, Scotland
  • ISMP (Institut Supérieure de Management Publique) Seminar on Management, Yaoundé
  • BTP (Bilingual Training Programme) Seminar on Organizational Devt.
  • BTP Seminar on Strategic Development
  • BTP Seminar on Marketing


  • The Anna Forbang Award for Best all-round student, Saker Baptist College, Victoria. June 1974
  • Chevalier de l’Ordre de la Valeur (Cameroon National Award) Since 20th May, 1998
  • Officier de l’Ordre de la valeur (Cameroon National Award) Since 20th May, 2014
She is married to Mr Robinson TANYI, and is a mother of three children - the twins Randall and Brenda and their little brother, Jordan.

P.O.Box 764


Phone: 677770896 / 699681646