Thursday, 5 March 2009
Dr. Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme - born October 21, 1932 - from Oko, Anambra State, Nigeria was the second Vice-President of Nigeria, serving 1979 – 1983.
He started primary school at the St John's Anglican Central School, at Ekwulobia, then he proceeded to King's College, Lagos. He was also a former student of the University of Washington, where he earned his bachelors degree in Architecture.
He is a distinguished architect, and was the former president of the Institute of Architects, Nigeria.