The Anambra Governor-elect, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, has constituted an 80-member Transition Committee, comprising prominent Nigerians ahead of his inauguration on March 17.

This is contained in a statement signed by Soludo’s Media Assistant, Mr. Joe Anatune, and made available to journalists in Awka on Thursday.

The statement named the former Minister of Education and Convener, “Bring Back Our Girls” group, Prof. Oby Ezekwesili, as the Chairperson of the committee.

Members include Olisa Agbakoba (SAN) and Prof. Chidi Odinkalu, Prof. Pat Utomi, Chief Osita Chidoka, Dr. Alex Oti and Dr. Alex Obiogbolu, amongst others.

Obiogbolu is the former Director-General of the Campaign Organisation of Valentine Ozigbo, the Governorship Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party.

According to the statement, the committee is scheduled to be inaugurated between Jan.19 and Jan. 22.

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“Members are expected to arrive on Wednesday, 19th while the inauguration and first plenary sessions start on the 20th. Departure is on the 23rd,” the statement said.

Here is the full list;


Oby Ezekwesili – chairperson
Benedict Okey Oramah
Uche Okafor
Pat Utomi
Chidi Odinkalu
Steve Nworga
Osita Chidoka
Ben Nwankwo
Charles Odedo
Tony Ifeanya
Ferdinand Agu
Osita Ogbu
Chikwe Udensi
Greg Ibe
Alex Otti
Coleman Uba
Collins Chikeluba
Chris Okoye
Uche Amazigo
Pat. Ikwueto
Olisa Agbakoba
Echezona Etiaba
Offornze Amucheazi
Emeka Ezeh
Leon C. Mezue
Chike Anyaonu
Evarist Uba
P.C.J Adibe
Akachukwu Nwankpo
Mefor Law
Alex Obiogbolu
Godwin Owoh
Greg Ugochukwu Ezeilo
Epundu Emechebe
Christian Udechukwu
Chinyere Ossy Okoye
Don Eze
Chijioke Uwaegbute
Franklin Edochie
Dozie Okpalaobieri
Nkoli Anyaoku
Uche Onwuamaegbu
Innocent Isichei
George Nwangwu
Ikechukwu Nweje
Innocent Okpanum
Henry Arize
Will Fleury
Barrister Udu
Emma Ezenwaji
Phil Phil-Eze
Joe Anatune
Ike Chioke
Ifedioramma Eugene-Mary Nwana
Emma Onyilofor
Prisca-Anne Nwangwu
Chinwe Jane Okoli
Amaka Obi
Chukwuemeka Agbata
Chinedu Nwoye
Nelson Omenugha
Nkechi Ikediugwu
Ike Uzochukwu
Emeka Okeke
Polycarp Emenike
Godwin Nnadozie
Ifeanyi Okeoma
Uche Ajulu-Okeke
Pat Ubajaka
Okey Ikeanyibe
Charles Onyeagba
Au Nnonyelu
Forster E. Ihejiofor
Odera Ozoka
ThankGod Ibeh
Sylvia Chika Ifemeje
Kanayo Nwafor
Churchill Okonkwo
Damian Okolo
Chinedu Onyeizugbe