President Muhammadu Buhari has named Dr. Uzoma Emenike as the country’s Ambassador-designate to the United States of America.
Dr. Uzoma Emenike hails from Abia State and currently the Nigerian Ambassador to Ireland, with concurrent accreditation to Iceland.
According to records, Dr. Emenike has two Bachelor’s degrees, two Master’s degrees, and a Doctorate Degree. She holds a B.Sc Sociology and Anthropology from the University Of Maiduguri, Nigeria and an LL.B from the University of Reading in the U.K. She also earned a Master’s degree in International Law and Diplomacy from the University of Lagos, Nigeria and another Master’s in International Management from University of Reading in the U.K.
Dr. Emenike capped her academic pursuit with a Doctorate degree in International Relations, also from the University of Reading in the U.K.
Among her published articles include: “The AFRICA We Envisage in 50 Years Time” and “Europe Needs Africa”.
Ambassador Emenike is married to Chief Ikechi Emenike and they are blessed with four children.