AKIRI, Chris William Amahwe

Born September 3, 1947;




William Amahwe

B.A., LL.B, BL, LLM;

Gender: Male
Name of Spouse Cecilia Idogi, 1973
State of Origin: Delta
Father's Name
Mother's Name
Number of Male Children 2
Number of Female Children 5
Profession legal practitioner, banker, politician
Working Experience
Previous Appointments:

Education officer II, Planning and Development Division, Federal Ministry ofEducation. Lagos, 1972-73; Education officer II, Federal Government College, Maiduguri,then North Eastern State, 1973; 74; Project Officer,World Bank CIBRD and IDA) Education Projects, 1974-77; Administrative Officer, Federal Ministry of Establishments, January-July, 1977; Company sec/gm. (Admin.); e-dir. Admin, Western Textiles Mills PIc, 1977-85; agm. Human Resources Department Merchant Bankof AfricaLtd. 1985-91; agm/Head,Strategic Planning Department 1991; agm. Human Resources Universal TrustBank ofNigeriaLtd.,1991-92; dgm.Corporate ServicesDepartment Universal TrustBankofNigeriaLtd.,1992; Managing Partner, ChrisW.A. Akiri&Co since, 2000;Columnist/mm. ofEditorial Board,The Guardiansince 2001;

Nigerian Institute of Management; Nigerian BarAssociation; British Institute of Management;

St.Peter/Clement Catholic School, Ode-Irele, 1954-60; St.Murumba College, Ife, 1963-64; University of lbadan, 1969-72; Bradford University, London, 1975; London University, 1982-84; University of Lagos, 1986-90; Nigerian Law School, 1991-92; Penn State University of U.S.A, 1994; University of Lagos, 1995-96;

Alliance for Democracy, aspirant House of Representative on the platform of Alliance for Democracy, 2003;

Topics in African and European History, 1984;TheBritish Imperial Factor and Africa Nationalist Development in South Africa, 1831-1931;

reading, writing

IkoyiClub, 1938

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