Profile: Ohanwe Christiana Ukamaka

Ohanwe Christiana Ukamaka is a seasoned engineer who transcends her professional role, emerging as a compassionate force committed to fostering positive change. Currently serving as a dedicated lecturer in the Department of Agricultural and Bio-Environmental Engineering at the Federal Polytechnic, Oko, Anambra State, Nigeria, her journey epitomizes a profound dedication to education and compassion.

Ukamaka holds a Master’s in Educational Technology and boasts Postgraduate Diplomas in Agricultural/Bio-Resource Engineering and Education, complementing her educational foundation, which includes a Higher National Diploma and a National Diploma.

In the professional realm, she distinguishes herself as a registered member of The Council for Registration of Engineering (COREN) and a corporate member of the Nigeria Association of Technologists (NATE). Further emphasizing her commitment to education, she is duly registered with the Teacher’s Registration Council in Nigeria (TRCN).

Beyond academia and her professional capacity, Ukamaka serves as a valuable board member at the Rosana Empowerment Foundation (REF), where she not only shares her wealth of experience but also extends a helping hand to the less privileged.

A staunch advocate for gender equity, youth empowerment, and support for the aged, she stands as a pillar of hope, significantly contributing to the foundation’s success across diverse domains.

Her impactful contributions extend beyond her professional endeavours, including notable roles such as President of AGLOW in Rafin Zurufi, Bauchi State, Nigeria, where she reached out to rural women. Additionally, she served as the Women Leader at Chapel of Transformation, Federal Polytechnic Oko, Anambra State, and played a pivotal role in the committee for Women and Girls Education at Federal Polytechnic Bauchi. Moreover, she led the league of women (home and abroad) at Emmanuel Anglican Church Amiyi, Umuaka Njaba LGA, Imo State, Nigeria.

Engr. Mrs. Ohanwe Christiana Ukamaka’s holistic approach to life and genuine concern for others establish her as an exceptional force for positive change and empowerment.