Engr. Prof. L. U. Anih attended St. Paul’s College, Eke-Enugu (1972-1976) GCE ‘O’ Level, M.Sc. in Electronic/ Electrical Engineering from O. A. U. Ile- Ife ( in 1988) and Ph. D in power devices from University of Nigeria, Nsukka in 1999.
Prof. L. U. Anih joined the services of University of Nigeria, Nsukka in 1994 as a lecturer 1 and rose to the rank of senior lecturer in 1998 and Professor in 2009. Director, Students Industrial Work Experience Scheme of UNN from August 2011-Date. Director, Computer Communications Center of UNN August 2012-August 2014.
External examiner to the department of Electrical/Electronic Engineering Enugu State University of Science and Technology Enugu from 1999-2003. External examiner to the department of Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Cross River State University of Technology (CRUTECH), Calabar 2006-2009. External examiner Department of Electrical/Electronic Engineering Madonna University Akpugo, Enugu State 2012-2014. Member of the technical working group of Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission(NERC) for the development of Nigerian Electricity Supply and Installation Standard (NESIS) Dec 2012-2014. Member of the power system/machines team for Nigeria Satellite Technology development under the auspices of the National Space Agency 2008-2012. Associate Editor, Nigerian Journal of Technology (NIJOTECH) 2014. Consultant Electrical Engineer for the post contract services on modern lecture halls built for each faculty at University of Nigeria, Nsukka and Enugu Campuses and University of Nigeria Teaching hospital at Ituku Ozalla 2006-2008 Consultant Electrical Engineer for the illumination of the volley ball, handball and basketball courts at University of Nigeria, Nsukka for the 2009 Nigerian Universities Games Association(NUGA). He won the vice-chancellor’s award as the best graduating Ph. D student in the faculty of Engineering UNN for 1998/1999. Faculty of Engineering representative-Senate entrance board, University of Nigeria, Nsukka 2004-2008. Staff adviser, Association of Electrical Engineering Students (POWERTRON) 1997-2010. Chairman, Faculty of Engineering welfare-committee UNN 2002-2004. Faculty of Engineering representative in UNN time-table committee. Professor Anih is happily married with children.