Dr Johnbosco Ikenna Nkpadobi was born on 19th
April, 1975 in Umuakaku, Umuanu, Amaigbo,
Nwangele LGA to Late Chief Hon. Augustine Ezeji Dobis Nkpadobi (Akaekpuchi Onwa 1 of Amaigbo) and his Lolo, Mrs Joesphine Nkpadobi. Dr Johnbosco is married and blessed with two lovely sons. He had his primary education at Unity Primary School, Umuchoke, Amaigbo in 1986, his junior secondary education at Bonus Pastor Seminary, Osina, Ideato 1989 and his senior secondary education at St. Mary`s Seminary, Umuowa, Orlu in 1992.
Dr Johnbosco Ikenna Nkpadobi is a locally and internationally trained Geologist having obtained his B.Sc. Geology from University of Calabar, Nigeria 1998, M.Sc. Engineering Geology from University of Malaya, Malaysia 2010 and PhD Engineering Geology from University of Malaya, Malaysia 2016. He has remarkably authored some scientific papers which were in turn published in internationally recognized science indexed journals with over 500 citations in Google Scholar, Academia.edu and Researchgate.net.
Dr Johnbosco Ikenna Nkpadobi holds a traditional chieftaincy title of Akuzuonu 1 which was conferred on him by HRH Eze Boniface Egwuogu of Uloano Ndugba in recognition of his selfless service to and love for Orlu community in Malaysia. He is also a devout Christian, a businessman, great philanthropist, a gentleman and a scholar.
Dr Johnbosco Ikenna Nkpadobi has a wealth of experience which crisscrosses a wide range of
industries garnered from toiling through rank and file over many years both locally and internationally. To the glory of God, Dr Nkpadobi is the CEO of a reputable company in Nigeria with expertise in Oil and Gas services.
He is a member and patron of some esteemed organizations both in Nigeria and abroad:
Member, Amaigbo Town Union, Port Harcourt Branch.
Member, Amaigbo Unity Forum.
Patron, Catholic Youth Organization of Nigeria, St. Gregory`s Amaigbo.
Founder & Sponsor, Concerned Amaigbo Sons & Daughters (an online forum).
Patron, Orlu Zonal Progressive Congress Malaysia.
Member, Ohaneze Ndigbo Malaysia.
He has presently, in various ways engaged in and sponsored community development activities primarily to empower the youths. Some of Dr Nkpadobi’s philanthropic activities include but not limited to these:
He has offered scholarships to some deserving youths to study in the universities.
Paid WAEC fees for some deserving Nwangele LGA sons and daughters.
Built a National Youth Service Corps’ Lodge, furnished and provided it with a standby
Generating Plant for the social upliftment of King Jaja High School, Amaigbo. This is up and running.
Recruited above 50% permanent workforce in his company from Nwangele constituency.
Gives preference to contractors and sub-contractors from Nwangele constituency.
Dr Johnbosco Ikenna Nkpadobi has an excellent track record of people oriented tendencies and a
sturdy sense of professional integrity. He is not a man of ‘business as usual’. He questions status
quo, he is ambitious, capable, confident and evidently a high achiever. He believes in working his fingers to the bone at set goals to achieve results.
Dr Johnbosco Ikenna Nkpadobi has identified the economic disparity and the political cleavage which have perennially bedeviled Nwangele Constituency. He has become quite uncomfortable with the Constituency’s continued political and social deprivations, the utter denial of the dividends of democracy; the resultant ruins or near decimation of our natural, physical and
human resources, stunted or the lack of development and government presence, and the total neglect of the irreplaceable youth; the very future of the constituency!
After due consultations, both spiritually and temporally, Dr Johnbosco Ikenna Nkpadobi has
humbly offered himself to represent NWANGELE CONSTITUENCY in IMO STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY 2019 with a strong objective to liberate the constituency from shackles of backwardness, darkness and from the hands of the unprogressive cabals. To his ambition, he has received an overwhelming support from most of the towns especially His Royal Highnesses, from among the youths, women and various organizations.