Dr Christopher Uwanu Ibekwe had his undergraduate studies at the Premier University of Ibadan, Ibadan Nigeria where he obtained a Bachelor of Science degree (B.Sc.) in Agricultural Economics in 1983. Thereafter he proceeded for a Master of Science degree also in another Nigerian premier University, the University of Nigeria Nsukka where be obtained an M.Sc degree in Agricultural Economics in 1994. To crown it all as a lover of academics, he immediately proceeded for a Doctor of Philosophy degree in the same university and completed that in 2001. Dr U.C. Ibekwe then joined the services of the Federal University of Technology and is one of the practising academics in the Department of Agricultural Economics.