Prince Ned Nwoko
Prince Chinedu Munir Nwoko is the full name of the wealthy man that is popularly known as Ned Nwoko, who was born on December 21, 1960.
His a Nigerian lawyer, politician, and philanthropist. Between 1999 and 2003, he served as a representative for the Aniocha/Oshimili Federal Constituency in Delta State in the House of Representatives.
He embarked on a symbolic voyage to Antarctica in January 2020 to launch a project to eradicate malaria. He was the first black African to travel to Antarctica’s South Pole as a result.
His one of the well received Nigerian lawyer, politician, businessman and humanitarian.
Prince Ned Nwoko Age
Chinedu Munir Nwoko was born on 21 December 1960 in Idumuje-Ugboko, Aniocha-North Delta State Nigeria to a royal family which means that Ned Nwoko will be sixty three years old on 21 of December in 2023.
Ned Nwoko Age in 2023: 63 years old(on 21 of December in 2023, meaning that his age will be celebrated on every 21 of December every)
Ned Nwoko Age in 2025: 65 years old(21 of December 2025)
Prince Ned Nwoko Net Worth
Prince Ned Nwoko has a net worth is estimated to be above $1 billion now. Though this particular man in question is not listed has part of the top Nigeria richest in 2019 due to his net worth is below $1 billion.
Ned Nwoko to be listed alongside with Aliko Dangote, Mike Adenuga, Abdulsamad Rabiu, Folorunsho Alakija and others has the richest Nigerians before the end of the year 2020.
Presently Ned Nwoko is thought to be worth $1.4 billion, or around N335 billion, in total. Through his numerous interests in Nigeria and abroad, he has amassed this riches. Ned Nwoko works in the real estate, agriculture, oil, arts, and tourist industries.
Prince Ned Nwoko Education
In the Idumuje Ugboko Kingdom in the Aniocha North Local Government Area, Prince Chinedu (Ned) Munir Nwoko was born on December 21, 1957. In Nigeria, he completed his primary and secondary school.
He continued on to the United Kingdom, where the prestigious University of Keele in Staffordshire, UK, awarded him his first degree in law and history.
He studied at King’s College London as well, earning an LLM in marine and business law there. Later, Ned Nwoko was summoned to Lincoln’s Inn’s English bar.
He gained Honourary Doctorate degree in Letters (D.Litt) from Commonwealth University College in Belize, North America.
Prince Ned Nwoko Profession
Nwoko started his legal profession as a prosecutor when he come out in a flying color as a solicitor of the supreme court of England and Wales.
He formerly worked for Kumars Solicitors and Pascaldiers & Co Solicitors before he established Ned Nwoko & Co Solicitors in overs.
He was secretary general of Nigerian legal practitioners UK and was adviser (citizens’ advice bureau) based in London.
He banged an Honorary Doctorate degree in Letters by Commonwealth University College in Belize and honorary doctorate degree in science by the Federal University of Petroleum Resources Effurun FUPRE in Delta state.
Nwoko came back home to Nigeria in December 1998 to contribute to the enthronement of a viable democratic institution in the country after the military disengagement from power after many years of military dictatorship.
After arriving in Nigeria again in December 1998, Nwoko made a notable political debut when he was chosen to serve in the House of Representatives from 1999 to 2003.
He had a strong showing in the legislative house while representing the Aniocha/Oshimili federal constituency.
Initiation of the London and Paris Club Loans return into Nigeria was made possible in large part by Ned Nwoko. He was the author of the reports that prompted the Nigerian government to stop monthly deductions from state allocations and start refunding the States.
He researched the international creditors using his law firm, Ned Nwoko Solicitors, and his company, Linas International, and found inconsistencies in loan repayments.
As a result, the first loan tranches from the Obasanjo administration were refunded.In addition, he sued the federal government in court on behalf of 774 local governments to recover improper deductions, and the local governments won a $3.2 billion verdict.
In accordance with the 2013 court ruling, the Federal Government of Nigeria has returned all the funds. The Buhari administration helped Nigeria overcome its economic downturn, which resulted in the infrastructure being developed and the backlog of public servants’ salaries being paid.
Because of his work, $20 billion has been returned to State and local governments. Nwoko is a participant in the stock market and has also participated on the Vision 2010 Committee. He presided over Vision 2010’s External Committee as its chairman.
Nwoko also serves as the head of Project Tourism Africa.
Prince Ned Nwoko Foundation has really help to empower the youth and also help in the area of youths educations.
He also contributed $273,000 for the reconstruction of bad road that link to Abuja, the money in naira is around one hundred million naira ₦100Million.
He pledge $200,000 to assist UNESCO for the development of sports in West Africa, the money in naira is around ₦71.6 million.
Prince Ned Nwoko New Wife
Ned Nwoko get married in 2019 to one of the beautiful Nigerian Nollywood actress called Regina Daniels.
Is prince Ned Nwoko a politician?
Yes, Need Nwoko was a member of the House of Representatives in Nigeria for four year between the year 1999 and 2003 representing Aniocha North-South and Oshimili North-South, making a great impact in house of the legislative.
Is prince Ned Nwoko a billionaire?
Yes, Ned Nwoko is one of the Nigerian Billionaire, also one of the former house of representative.
What business does prince Ned Nwoko do?
Ned Nwoko is the founder of tourism Destination Mount Delta which was approved by the Delta State government.
Does prince Ned Nkowo have a private Jet?
Yes, Ned Nwoko is a Nigeria multi-billion politician who added a private Jet to is Jets, making is private Jet to be around 10 private Jets.
- Prince Ned Nwoko happened to be the first Nigerian to visit the South Pole, Antarctica.
- He was part of those board of the London and Paris Club which introduced Loans into Nigeria. He authored the reports that led to Nigeria government’s to stop monthly deductions from states’ allocations and commencement of refunds to States.
- Ned Nwoko man kind led him to charged the Federal government to court on behalf of 774 Local governments for the refund of illegal deductions and obtained judgment of $3.2billion for the local governments.
- His the founder of the tourism destination Mount Delta which place a position out of the 21 tourism sites approved by Delta state government. The tourist owned by Ned Nkowo consists of museum, farm, zoo, fishponds, poultry and a 9 hole golf course.
- Prosecutor: Prosecutor is a lawyer who decides whether to charge a person with a crime and tries to prove in court that the person is guilty.
Dictatorship: Dictatorship is a type of government where absolute sovereignty is allotted to an individual or a small clique.
Visit to South Pole
Prince Ned Nwoko launched the mission to eradicate malaria in January 2020 by making a symbolic trip to Antarctica. As the first black African to ever travel to Antarctica’s South Pole, Ned Nwoko created history.
Ned used the attention that this voyage received on a global scale to raise awareness of the issue of malaria and the best ways to end it in Africa for good.
Ned and other explorers made it to the Geographic South Pole, one of the two places on the planet’s surface where the axis of rotation crosses it.
By raising the Nigerian flag there, making Nigeria the 13th nation to do so, he made history for both Nigeria and Africa and signaled to the rest of the world that Africa was prepared to address the continent’s malaria problem.
For the flag to stay there, the Nigerian government must take the required actions to ratify the Antarctic Treaty.
The first sports university in sub-Saharan Africa, founded by Nwoko, is called Sports University and is situated in Idumuje Ugboko.
The university is currently offering courses in sports and other fields and will soon resume its full academic activities after receiving an operational license from the federal government of Nigeria in 2022 through the National Universities Commission NUC.
One of the 21 tourist destinations that the government of Delta State has authorized is Nwoko’s creation, Mount Delta. The attraction includes a museum, a farm, a zoo, fish ponds, chicken coops, and a 9-hole golf course.
Awards and recognition
- 2022: SOCIAL IMPACT PERSON OF THE YEAR – Leadership Newspaper
- AWARD FOR MEDIA EXCELLENCE AND INNOVATION – Delta State University
- ICON OF PHILANThROPHY AWARD – University of Nigeria, Nsukka
- OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT AWARD IN PHILANTHROPY – Champion newspaper
- 2018: Africa Value Awards – Effective Leadership and Youth Empowerment
- 2019: Peace Achievers Awards
- 2019: Delta Role Model Awards – Humanitarian Services
- 2019: Prime Excellence Recognition Awards – Man of the year
- 2019: Abuja AR Reporters Awards- Man of the year 2019
- 2019: Suncity Champions of Democracy Awards – Humanitarian Services
- 2019: 5 stars awards for Tourism Development in Africa
- 2019: University of Nigeria, Nsukka Nigeria Philanthropy Awards
- 2019: Anti corruption crusader Awards
- 2019: All Africa Music Awards AFRIMMA – Africa Community Impact Awards
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