Dr. Mrs Kema Chikwe born on the 12th of January, 1947 is a known face when it comes to women in Nigerian politics after having held several top positions as a civil servant under various Government tenures. Although in recent times she has distanced herself from active politics, her impact and legacies have continued to make a name for her in Imo State and in Nigeria at large.
Some of these legacies and positions include her contributions and active dispensation of duties in the women-wing of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). Dr. Mrs Kema Chikwe also held several positions in Government some of which were her stints as a Federal Minister of Transport, a position she held from June 1999 to 2001 and then her work as a Minister of Aviation from 2001 to May 2003. She has also served as a Nigerian ambassador to Ireland and she currently serves as the National Women Leader of the PDP.
As she celebrates her 74th birthday today, many have sent in their congratulatory messages and felicitations including Business Mogul, Chief Better Ekeh.
Chief Better Joseph Ekeh is a London based international entrepreneur who has several interests in hospitality, agriculture, import and export of general merchandise. He is also the founder and Chief Executive Officer of the renowned Alaowerri Restaurant in London located at 129 New Cross Rd, London, United Kingdom, and Ada Vinn Inn in Owerri, Imo State.
Chief Ekeh’s felicitations made known to Africa Daily News, New York wished the ‘Amazon’ more fruitful years, a wonderful birthday celebration and more successful endeavours in life.
AFRICA DAILY NEWS, NEW YORK