Azubuike Emmanuel Ononye
Emmanuel, born 5th June 1966, from Asaba in Oshimili South LGA of Delta state. Graduated in Agriculture, 1986 and served in Kano state under DFRRI, as a field supervisor, and Extension officer.
Taught at Lautai senior sec school, Gumel, kano state, till 1989, Then joined UAC agro division, kidandan in Kaduna state as field supervisor on commercial mechanized agriculture. In 1994 he left and started work as a consultant, livestock manager, and feed producer till 2004. Joined IITA as a senior research supervisor/extension/training officer on cassava CMD project based in Onne, Portharcourt. Till 2007, continued with IITA as a consultant and resource person during training.
He Joined the Nigeria starch mill at Ihiala, Anambra state as senior farm manager and agronomist on cassava cultivation. In 2007, joined Rhema Format, WA ltd, Lagos as Farm project manager for cassava. Worked with Bayelsa palm plantation, as plantation manager. He is now the Chief technical officer in Agro Renewal Movement International Limited. A position he held from 2017 till date.