Here is the biography of Dr. Nkem Okeke with information about the Nigerian politician who defected from APGA to the fulling party APC.
Nkem Okeke has been in the news recently after he made a move of joining the All Progressive Congress (APC).
Dr. Nkem Okeke Biography
Dr. Nkem Okeke is a Nigerian Politician and member of the All Progressive Congress (APC).
He has been the Deputy Governor of Anambra State since 17 March 2014.
He was born and raised in Anambra State where he hails from and had his early education.
Early Life and Education
Nkem Okeke was born into the family of R.N. Okeke, in Enugwu-Ukwu in Anambra State.
He had his primary education in his hometown in Anambra State before he proceeded to secondary school.
He attended Dennis Memorial Grammar School, Onitsha before he then proceeded to the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he earned a degree in Civil Engineering.
He also attended Howard University where he earned his MBA and Ph.D.
Nkem Okeke previously served as Anambra State Commissioner for Economic Planning before he got appointment as Anambra State Commissioner for Works and Transport in the administration of Governor Peter Obi.
He later went back to immerse himself in academia as lecturer and head of department of economics at Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka.
He is the current deputy governor of Anambra State which he assumed office on March 17, 2014.
Nkem Okeke Wife
Nkem Okeke is married to the love of his life and they have five children together. He is enjoying a happy family and marital live.
Nkem Okeke APC
Dr. Nkem Okeke defected from APGA to the All Progressive Congress (APC), the ruling party. His reasons for joining APC are best known to him.