ORJI, Chief Theodore Ahamefule

Born 1950

Amaokwe Ugba, Umuahia – Ibeku in Umuahia North Local Government Area of Abia State




B.A English

BA; politician, administrator, Senator of the Federal Republic Of Nigeria, Former Executive Governor of Abia State;b: 1950;p:Amaokwe Ugba; Iga:Umuahia North; so: Abia; m: Mercy Odochi Orji; nc: five; ed: St Michael's Catholic Primary School, Umuahia; Santa Crux Secondary School, Olokoro; Holy Ghost College,Owerri; Universityof Ibadan, 1977;en Teacher, National Youth Service Corp,Government Secondary School, Shinkafi, Isa Local Government Area, Sokoto State, 1978; Administrative Officer, Imo State Civil Service, 1979; Staff, Ministry of Lands and Survey; Ministry of Agriculture; Imo State Government House; Pioneer Staff, Abia State Government Government House, 1991; Bureau of Budget and Planning, Ministry of Agriculture; Administrative Sec, National Electoral Commission of Nigeria (NECON) now INEC, 19%; Redeployed to Enugu State, 1997-99;Principal Sec, Abia State Government Chief of Staff to the Executive Govemor, Abia State Government Gubernatorial Candidate, Progressive Peoples Alliance Party, 2006; Executive Governor, Abia State, since 2007; pp: Progressive Peoples Alliance;tt: Ochendu Ibeku, Abia State Utuagbaigwe of Ngwaland, Abia State;Ohazurume ofAbia State; Tolalase of the Source, Ile-Ife,January 2,2010
Gender: Male
Name of Spouse Mercy Odochi Orji
State of Origin: Abia State
Father's Name
Mother's Name

5 children

Profession Civil Servant , Politician ,
Working Experience Chief of Staff to Abia Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu. , Administrative Officer in the old Imo State civil service , Ministry of Lands and Survey, Ministry of Agriculture, and Imo State Government House. , Bureau of Budget and Planning and Ministry of Agriculture. , National Electoral Commission of Nigeria (NECON), , Principal Secretary, Government House, Umuahia

Senator, Abia central

Previous Appointments:

Governor, Abia state

Santa Crux Secondary School, Olokoro, Holy Ghost College, Owerri .. University of Ibadan in 1977..


Ochendo Ibeku, Utuagbaigwe of Ngwaland, and Ohazurume of Abia South.

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