ABEBE, Dr. Christopher Ebhodaghe

Born Friday, July 18, 1919

Iruckpen Ekpoma, Edo State




He was the first indigenous chairman of UAC Nigeria Limited
Gender: Male
Marital Status
  • Married
Name of Spouse Theresa Omosebhoa Anekwe, (1945)
State of Origin: Edo
Father's Name
Father's Status N/A
Mother's Name
Mother's Status N/A
Number of Male Children 4
Number of Female Children 3

Dr. John Abebe, Rita Abebe, Henry Abebe, Edwin Abebe, Victor Abebe, Bess Abebe-Abiola and Stella Obasanjo

Profession Industrialist , Administrator
Working Experience Clerk. Untied Africa Company (UAC of Nigeria Limited). 1935-44; Chief Clerk. 1945-47; Manager, Personnel Division, 1951; Management Development and Training Adviser. 1958. dir. 1959; Group Personnel dir. 1962: depch. 1972-75; ch/md. UAC of Nigeria Limited. 1975-80; ch: Vitafoam Nigeria Limited, 1978: Nigerian Breweries Limited, 1980: dir: Wiggins Teape Nigeria Limited, 1982, Mulumba Insurance Company Limited. 1983, ICON Limited (Merchant Bankers), 1980-86; First Interstate Merchant Bank Nigeria Limited. 1986
Previous Appointments:

Member, Constitution Review Committee, 1979. 1987-88; Member, Bendel Development and Economic Recovery Council, 1983; v-presd/presd. Nigeria Employers Consultative Association, 1966-73; Member, National Universities Commission, 1967-74; pro-chancellor/ch. Council. The University of Benin. 1975-76: pro-chancellor/ch. Council, University of Nigeria. Nsukka, 1976-79; pro-chancellor/ch. Council, University of Calabar, 1980-83; Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria.

mm: British Institute of Management, since 1952. British Institute of Personnel Management, since 1959. Nigeria / British Association, ch: Nigerian Institute of Management. 1961-70; f: Nigerian Institute of Management;

Uromi Government School, 1928-35. etc

Odionwere of Iruekpen

Officer of the Federal Republic, 1980.

Doctor of Laws, University of Benin, 1977.

Reading, Walking, Debate,

P.O. Box 40, Iruekpen. Ekpoma, Edo State.

March 22, 2018
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