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Hyacinth Nweke Chidume

lawyer

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