Christopher Nwankwo

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Christopher Nwankwo (born 30 September 1941) is a Nigerian Senator, representing the Ebonyi North Senatorial District of Ebonyi State. He was elected Senator in the 2011 elections, running on the People's Democratic Party ticket.[1]

Early life and education[edit]

Nwankwo received his Higher School Certificate from the Holy Family College in 1960 and his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, in 1965.[1]

Senatorial career[edit]

There was violence preceding the Ebonyi North elections in 2011 between PDP supporters and All Nigeria People's Party supporters.[2] Christopher Nwanko won the general election.

Nwankwo was reportedly upset about a roads initiative that was behind schedule and endangering motorists.[3]


  1. ^ a b "Profile". Chris Nwanko. Retrieved 22 April 2013. 
  2. ^ Inya, Uchenna (28 March 2011). "Campaigns in Ebonyi Become Tougher". Citizens Advocate News. 
  3. ^ "Abakaliki-Afikpo Federal Road: Lawmakers Worry Over Delay". Orient Newspaper. 20 November 2012.