Born: July 04, 1945, Asaba, Nigeria
Marital Status: Married (Three Children)
Educational and Professional Qualifications
BSE (Mech Eng) 1969, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
MSE (Mech Eng) 1970, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
PhD (Mech Eng) 1975, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Registered Engineer (COREN) 1981
Scholarships and Fellowships
John F. Kennedy Nigerian Secondary Schools Essay Award Winner 1965 (School and Zonal Levels)
African Scholarship Program for American Universities (ASPAU), 1966-1969.
Rackham Graduate School Fellowship, The University of Michigan, 1973-1975.
British Council Fellowship, Cranfield Institute of Technology, UK, 1985.
UNESCO Visiting Fellowship, Fourah Bay College, Free Town, Sierra Leone, 1986.
Alexander von Humboldt (AvH) Research Fellowship, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Federal Republic of Germany, 1990-1992.