AJULUCHUKU, Chief Melie Chukelu Kafundu

Born February 10, 1924,





Chukelu Kafundu
Gender: Male
Marital Status
  • Married
Name of Spouse Esther Uzoamaka Udeogu 1967,
State of Origin: Anambra State;
Father's Name
Father's Status N/A
Mother's Name
Mother's Status N/A
Number of Male Children 3
Number of Female Children 5
Profession Journalist, administrator, politician
Working Experience
Previous Appointments:

Assistant Editor, Daily Comet, Yaba, 1946-47,l Editor, The African, New York, USA,” 1948-49; Editor, West African Pilot, Lagos, 1951-53; .Editor, Nigerian Outlook, Enugu, 1954-60 and its General Manager and Editor-in-Chief, 1961-70; General Manager, defunct Eastern Nigeria In formation Service, Enugu, 1960-70; Director, Federal Government’s Post Group of Newspapers (Publishers of Morning and Sun day Post), Lagos 1961-64; Chairman and Managing Director, One Nigeria Press Limited, Enugu, 1961-78; Managing Director, Herwa Press, Lagos, 1974-76; General Manager, Concord Press of Nigeria Limited, 1984-86;

CMS central School, Nnewi, 1931-37, Government College, Umuahia, 1938-43, Higher College, Yaba, 1944-46, Bethune- Cookman College, Daytona Beach, Florida, USA, 1947, Brooklyn College, New York, USA, 1947-49;

Founder, and first Secretary, defunct Zikist Movement, Assistant National Secretary, National Council of Nigerian Citizens (NCNC), 1947-50 and Secretary, Eastern Working Committee, 1953-60; member, National Executive Committee, defunct United Progressive Grand Alliance (UPGA); Director of Research and Publicity, banned United Party of Nigeria (UPN), 1978;

Imoudu Versus Governor (1947), Workers Versus White-legs (1950); Ministers of Eastern Nigeria (1960);

reading, music, driving

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