Nkechi Justina Nwaogu

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Sen.
Nkechi Justina Nwaogu
CON
Senator for Abia State
In office
May 2011 – May 2015
Constituency Abia Central
Personal details
Born (1956-05-19) 19 May 1956 (age 62)
Alma mater Brunel University
Occupation Banker, Politician

Nkechi Justina Nwaogu, CON (born 29 May 1956) is a Nigerian senator who represents the People's Democratic Party in Abia State. She became a senator in 2003.[1]

Background[edit]

Nkechi Justina Nwaogu was born in 1956. She received an MSC Management (Finance) 1984, Post Graduate Diploma, Management Studies in 1981 and a Diploma in PRTG Management in 1979.[1]

Career[edit]

A former banker, Senator Nkechi was made chair of the Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions.[2] In this position, she pledged support for Scholarship, Interest Free Micro-Credit and Skills Acquisition Schemes.[3] She was reelected in the April 2011 elections.[4]

In December 2011 Nwaogu's April election was overturned by a Nigerian Court of Appeals.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Sen. Nkechi Justina Nwaogu". National Assembly of Nigeria. Archived from the original on June 26, 2012. Retrieved 2009-09-14. 
  2. ^ "Nine 'Queens' of the Senate". Daily Trust. 21 October 2007. Retrieved 2009-09-14. 
  3. ^ "Senator empowers communities, cooperative societies with N5m". Guardian Newspapers. January 6, 2009. Retrieved 2009-09-14. [dead link]
  4. ^ ORJI UZOR KALU (10 April 2011). "Orji Kalu Fails; Abaribe, Chukwumerije, Nwaogu Reelected Senators". Online Nigeria. Archived from the original on 28 July 2011. Retrieved 2011-04-20. 
  5. ^ "Senator Faults Appeal Court Ruling on Tenure". This Day Live. 15 December 2011. Retrieved 5 November 2012. 

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