Rt. Hon. Chukwuemeka Nkem Ihedioha
Office Date: May 2019
Address: Government House, Owerri.
Birth Date: 24th March 1965
Birth State: Imo State
Political Party: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)
State: Imo State
Chukwuemeka Nkem Ihedioha (born on March 24, 1965) is a Nigerian politician and investor. He is a People’s Democratic Party member and represented the Aboh Mbaise/Ngor Okpala Federal Constituency of Imo State.
He is also the former deputy speaker of the House of Representatives of Nigeria. He is a Commander of the Order of the Niger and holds the title CON.
In 2015, he also served a spell as the Speaker of the House of Representatives following the defection of Aminu Tambuwal to the APC. He is presently the Governor-Elect of Imo State following the March 9 Gubernatorial Election where he emerged victorious under the umbrella of the People’s Democratic Party.
Education: He attended the University of Lagos, Akoka-Yaba, where he obtained a Bachelor of Science (B.SC) degree in Food Science and Technology, in 1988. Ihedioha took an executive certificate course in financial management from the Stanford University, and a leadership certificate course from Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.