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Hyacinth Nweke Chidume

Hyacinth Nweke Chidume, Nigerian lawyer. Member Nigeria Bar Association, Nigeria Magistrates' Association (honorary secretary East Central State Branch 1970-1973).

Background

  • Chidume, Hyacinth Nweke was born on December 29, 1931 in Nimo Town, Anambra, Nigeria. Son of Chidume Okpala and Nwangboye Chidume.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Laws with honours, Holborn College of Law and University College London (England), 1959-1961.

    Career

    • Called to English bar, Middle Temple, London, 1962. Magistrate judicial department former Eastern Nigeria, 1965-1969. Senior magistrate former East Central State Nigeria, 1970-1974, senior magistrate grade 1, 1971-1975, chief magistrate judicial department, 1975-1979.

      Chief magistrate grade 1 Anambra State Nigeria, Onitsha, 1964-1979, Abakaliki, since 1979.

    Membership

    Member Nigeria Bar Association, Nigeria Magistrates' Association (honorary secretary East Central State Branch 1970-1973). Clubs: Sports (Onitsha).

    Connections

    • Married Clarice Enuma Okonkwo, August 17, 1963. Children– Chinenyenwa Jude, Ogechukwu Rosaline, Tagbo John.
    • father: Chidume Okpala
    • mother: Nwangboye Chidume
    • spouse: Clarice Enuma Okonkwo
    • children: Chinenyenwa Jude Chidume
    • Ogechukwu Rosaline Chidume
    • Tagbo John Chidume
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    Born December 29, 1931
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