NAME: HON. JUSTICE NONYEREM OKORONKWO
DATE OF BIRTH: 12TH AUGUST, 1955
STATE OF ORIGIN: IMO
MARITAL STATUS: MARRIED TO LADY CHIZOMAM NONYE OKORONKWO WITH CHILDREN
LOCAL GOVT AREA: OWERRI MUNICIPAL

SCHOOLS ATTENDED
1 CHRIST CHURCH PRIMARY SCHOOL OWERRI 1960-1965
2 ST. MICHAEL'S PRIMARY SCHOOL UMUOMASI PORT-HARCOURT 1966
3 EMMANUEL COLLEGE OWERRI 1970 - 1974
4 UNIVERSITY OF IFE ILE - IFE  1977- 1981
5 IMO STATE UNIVERSITY, OKIGWE ( NOW ABIA STATE UNIVERSITY, UTURU, ABIA STATE) 1990 -1992
     

QUALIFICATIONS OBTAINED

1 UNIVERSITY OF LONDON GENERAL CERTIFICATE OF EDUCATION  1973
2 WEST AFRICAN SCHOOL CERTIFICATE 1974
3 GENERAL CERTIFICATE OF EDUCATION ADVANCED LEVEL  1975
4 BACHELOR OF LAWS DEGREE LLB (HONS) (UNIFE) 1981
5 MASTER OF LAWS DEGREE LLM (ABSU) 1997
6 Ph.D. (DOCTORAL STUDENT ABIA STATE (UNIVERSITY)  in view

WORK EXPERIENCE

1. AUXILIARY TEACHER GRADE I EMMANUEL COLLEGE OWERRI     1975 - 1977

2. STATE COUNSEL (NYSC) MINISTRY OF JUSTICE SOKOTO      1982 - 1983

3. JUNIOR COUNSEL; P. C. ONUMAJULU & CO. 85 TETLOW ROAD OWERRI, IMO STATE.      1983- 1988

4. FOUNDER SOLICITOR NONYE OKORONKWO & CO. UZUNMA LAW CHAMBERS 54 DOUGLAS ROAD OWERRI.      1988 -2004

5. APPOINTED JUDGE HIGH COURT OF IMO STATE OF NIGERIA .      FEB. 2004.

6. JUDGE/MEMBER GOVERNORSHIP & LEGISLATIVE HOUSES ELECTION PETITION TRIBUNAL GOMBE STATE      2007.

7. JUDGE/ MEMBER GOVERNORSHIP & LEGISLATIVE HOUSES ELECTION PETITION TRIBUNAL SOKOTO STATE      2008.

OTHER POSITIONS HELD

1. PRESIDENT OWERRI SOLIDARITY CLUB - 1984 -1987

2. MEMBER EZE OWERE CABINET - 1986 -1988

3. LEGAL ADVISER CHRIST CHURCH, OWERRI . - 1990-1995

4. VICE CHAIRMAN DIOCESAN PRESS BOARD, OWERRI - 2000 - DATE

5. KNIGHT OFST. CHRISTOPHER KSC DIOCESE OF OWERRI - 2002 - DATE

6. DEPUTY CHANCELLOR DIOCESE OF OWERRI. - 2004- DATE

7. CHAIRMAN, PARENT-TEACHERS ASSOCIATION, STARTRIGHT SCHOOL, OWERRI - 2002-DATE.

COURSES ATTENDED: ATTANDED ALL RELEVANT COURSES ORGANISED BY THE NATIONAL JUDICIAL INSTITUTE BETWEEN - 2004 -2009.

PUBLICATIONS: AUTHURED SEVERAL PUBLICATIONS AND A BOOK ON ECOWAS.