Chief Afam Mallinson Emmanuel Ukatu, born May 8, 1964, better known as Mallinson Ukatu Afam, is a Nigerian entrepreneur known for his businesses across the country. He was born in Onitsha, Anambra State, the South Eastern geopolitical zone of Nigeria where he hails from.
Mallinson Ukatu Afam is the chairman of Mallinson Group of Companies. He came into prominence after he was arrested on board a flight to Abuja at the MM2 terminal of the Lagos airport, Ikeja on Wednesday, April 13, 2022.
|Full Name:||Chief Afam Mallinson Emmanuel Ukatu|
|Date of Birth:||May 8, 1964 (57 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Anambra State|
|State of Origin:||Anambra State|
Early Life and Education
Mallinson Ukatu Afam is a native of Onitsha, Anambra State the South East region of Nigeria where he was born and raised in the 1960s. He grew up under the care and support of his parents.
Ukatu Afam started and completed his elementary education in a public Ontisha, Anambra and also had his secondary school education in the same state.
After completing his secondary education, Mallinson Ukatu Afam attended the prestigious University of Nigeria, Nsukka where he graduated with a degree in Philosophy then proceeded to MBA Crawford University, Ogun State for his MBA.
Mallinson Ukatu Afam is a Nigerian business mogul known for his company Mallinson Group of Companies, which he is chairman. He also operate other business.
He stared as a dealer with his company known as Mallinson & Partners ltd and for importation. He also owns pharmaceutical and plastic manufacturing firms.
The Nigerian entrepreneur has a warehouse in Ojota, Lagos state where he stores goods for his importation and exportation business under his company name Mallinson Group of Companies.
Mallinson Ukatu Afam is a major importer of high dosages of Hydrochloride such as 120mg, 200mg, 225mg, and 250mg.
Mallinson Ukatu Afam Net Worth
Mallinson Ukatu Afam is a Nigerian businessman and Chairman of Mallinson Group of Companies. He has an estimated net worth of $50million.
Controversies and Arrest
Ukatu was arrested on board a flight to Abuja at the MM2 terminal of the Lagos airport, Ikeja on Wednesday, April 13, 2022 with alleged fraud and involvement in drugs trafficking.
He is reported to own more about 103 bank accounts where he save money.
After the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) arrested Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari, the head of the Intelligence Response Team (IRT), of the agency on Monday, April 25, announced that they have arrested Afam Mallinson Emmanuel Ukatu.