AKONOBI, Col Robert Nnaemeka

Born September 14, 1941,





Gender: Male
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State of Origin: Anambra
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Has six children

Profession Soldier
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Previous Appointments:

enlisted in the Nigerian Army, 1962; Platoon Commander, United Nations Peacekeeping Force, Congo, 1963; Company Second-in-Command, Nigerian Army Contin gent in Tanzania, 1964; appointed Instructor, Nigerian Defence Academy, 1978; Deputy Defence Adviser, Nigerian High Commission in Tanzania; Director, Equipment Management, Army Headquarters; Chief Instructor and later, Colonel General Staff, Nigerian Army School of Infantry, Jaji, 1983-86; former Commander, 7th Mechanized Brigade, Sokoto; former member, Sokoto State Executive Council, 1986-87; appointed Military Governor, Anambra State, since December 15, 1987;

St Patrick's Primary School, Ogbete, Enugu, College of Immaculate Conception, Enugu, 1951-61, Mons Officers' Cadet School, Aldershot, Hants, England, United States Army Infantry School, Fort Benning, Georgia, USA, 1964, Command and Staff College, Jaji, Kaduna, 1978;


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