I was born into the family of Mr. and Mrs. Okenna Agu of Oyofo-Oghe in Ezeagu LGA of Enugu State of Nigeria. I obtained my first school leaving certificate (Credit level) at C. S. Oghe and proceeded to Amansiodo Boy's Secondary School Oghe where I served as the senior prefect and obtained my SSCE.
My MB,BS degree was obtained from Ebonyi state University where I graduated as the fourth best graduating Medical Doctor of the year. My Internship was at Ebonyi State University Teaching Hospital Abakiliki. Thereafter, proceeded for the National Youth Service at General Hospital Zongwa in Kadunna State. I came back from the NYSC, and worked as Medical officer at Kenechukwu Specialist Hospital, and Achi Joint Hospital. I went for M.Sc. in Anatomy at the University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus and was subsequently appointment as a Lecturer in the department.