Chike Akunyili Biography: Net Worth, Age, Career, Children, Death

Chike Akunyili Biography

Dr. Chike Akunyili was well-known as the husband of former minister for Information Director General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control NAFDAC Dr. Dora Akunyili.

The man is believed to be in his 60’s or early 70’s.

Chike Akunyili Career

Chike Akunyili was a doctor. He provided financial assistance for his wife’s Pharmacology studies.He also traveled together with his partner Dora to India to treat endometrial cancer which tragically took her life in 2014 at age 59.

Chike Akunyili Education

Doctor. Chike Akunyili studied medicine and surgery , and was said to have been awarded an honorary degree.
He also worked as an medical doctor in Nigeria for over 20 years.

Chike Akunyili Personal Life

He was married Dora Nkem Akunyili, with whom he had six kids and several grandchildren some time back. Ijeoma, Edozie, Somto, Njideka, Chidiogo, and Obumneme are their children.

Chike Akunyili Age

His age hasn’t been disclosed yet, however the reports suggest he’s in his 60’s or early 70’s.

Chike Akunyili Death

On the 28th of September 2021 The late Dr. Chike Akunyili was killed by unknown attackers while on his way back from a visit to Onitsha in Onitsha, where he visited to collect an award of excellence in posthumous honor to honor his wife’s passing and was able to meet the Hoodlums of Nkpor who killed and shot the doctor.

Chike Akunyili Net Worth

According to Forbes, in 2023 Chike Akunyili has an estimated net worth of about $100,000

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