Autobiography of Pat Ugwu II (AKA ‘Akanne’ Bu Ogwu)

Pat Ugwu II

OVERVIEW

Mr Patrick Chigoziri Ugwu De Second or Pat Ugwu II (Akanne) is a native of Ebe, in Udi Local Government of Enugu State. Pat as he is fondly called was born to the family of Mr Patrick Umeha Ugwu and Mrs Veronica Uzoaku Ugwu. He is a kindhearted man who strongly believes in Christian principles and doctrines of the Roman Catholic Church. He likes to offer to help to humanity in ways that he can. He is married with kids.

EDUCATION

Pat Ugwu II started his nursery education in Ebe, started  his primary education in Central School Ebe in 1987 and continued at Iva-Valley Primary School Enugu which he completed in 1993. His secondary education was at Community Secondary School Enuug and he finished it in the year 1999. He gained admission for higher education in OSISATECH Polytechni Enugu in 2005 which he finished ND and HND in 2010. Later, he did a degree programme with Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT) which he completed in 2012. He is currently undergoing a postgraduate (M.Sc) programme in the same school.

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CAREER

Pat started his career in the year 2000, a year after his secondary school in motorcycle parts trade, he started the business but quit it because of the then impending motorbike barn in the state. After graduation, Pat started computer training business in 201 and was doing well before he was employed by his alumni school OSISATECH Poly as ICT officer in 2011 based on the recommendation of one of his lecturers. He worked as a database admin in exams and record department and was later given some courses to teach in the department of computer science. In 2019, he became Education Officer at Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria.

He also has online business known as Akanne. Akanne EduTech Organisation is a non-governmental educational technology organisation that promotes the use of edtech in Africa. This site has other things like Akanne Blog which edtech blog; and Akanne Academy which is a free online STEM courses.

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PHILOSOPHY

Pat believes that the meaning of life is to give life meaning. He agrees with Igbo adage that says “live and let live”.

HOBBIES

Blogging and Listening to Radio