Dr. Mrs. Ossai Juliet Nkonyeasua

DR(MRS) OSSAI JULIET NKONYEASUA. - The first female Ph.D holder from Ekuku Agbor.

Juliet Ojeme Ossai was born on 22nd February, 1964 into the family of Mr and Mrs Alexander Ojeme of Oroma Quarters in Ekuku Agbor, Ika South Local Government Area of Delta State. She had her Primary School Education at Omie Primary School, Ekuku Agbor from 1971 to 1977. During this period, just like every other child in her time; she walks to primary school barefooted since her Sander is reserved for Sunday Church Service and other special festive period. As soon as she obtained her First School Leaving Certificate in 1977, she moved to Benin City to start living with her Elder brother Prof Ojeme Emmanuel. While in Benin City, our auntie Julie transformed from a village girl to a township chic! She is married to Deacon Paul Ossai, the MD/ CEO of Palosi Ventures LTD. Major distributors of Ayola Foods , the Company is also into haulage services. The marriage is blessed with four wonderful Children and grand Children:

  • Chuks Omalicha Ossai, a US based Nollywood actor.
  • Nkem Dragana Ossai an Abuja based Legal Practitioner.
  • Oluchukwu Bright Ossai a postgraduate student with Benson Idahosa University, Benin City.
  • Solomon Ikechukwu Ossai presently doing his NYSC in Abuja.

Dr (Mrs) Ossai is presently, the Head of Department, Social Studies Education, College of Education, Agbor. She is a multidisciplinary woman:

  1. A Teacher.
  2. A Community Health Worker.
  3. A Prayer warrior.
  4. A Mother.
  5. A Wife.
  6. A Motivational speaker.
  7. An Author.
  8. And a Philanthropist.

A prolific writer who has authored and coauthored so many textbooks and academic publications in both National and International Journals. She has also attended National and International Conferences.

    Educational Institutions attended with dates:

    • Delta state University, Abraka 2008-2012
    • Delta state University, Abraka 2006-2008
    • Delta state University, Abraka 1999-2003
    • College of Education, Agbor 1996-1998
    • School of Health Technology, B/City 2000-2002
    • University of Benin. 1990-1992
    • Owa-Abavo TTC, Owa- Oyibo 1983-1985
    • Omie primary school, Ekuku Agbor l971-1977.

    Academic qualification obtained with dates:

    1. Ph.D (Social Studies Education) 2012
    2. M.Sc (Social Studies Education). 2008
    3. B.Sc (Social Studies Education). 2003
    4. NCE (Social Studies Education). 1999
    5. CHEW Certificate. 2002
    6. ACE (Phy & Health Education). 1992
    7. TC II 1985
    8. FSLC. 1977

    Membership of Learned, Social/ Professional Association:

    • Member, Social Studies Association of Nigeria (SOSAN)
    • Member, Research and Development Network, Uyo, Nigeria.
    • Member, Association for Encouraging Qualitative Education in Nigeria (ASSEQEN)
    • Member, Gender Studies Association of Nigeria.
    • Member, Ekuku Agbor Ideal Ladies.
    • Member, Ekuku Agbor Dynamic Women, Agbor.
    • Patron, Ekuku Youths.
    • Publicity Secretary, National Council of women Society, Ika south.

    People of the world, may we celebrate this pacesetter who was the first female Doctorate degree holder from Ekuku Agbor, the first female Head of Department in the department of Social Studies, College of Education, Agbor. In spite of her numerous achievements, she always acknowledges the 'Finger of God' in her life. She also appreciates the man behind it all, Deacon Paul Ossai for creating an enabling environment for her to excel. She confided in me that her 'NextLevel' will be Philanthropy, Philanthropy and more Philanthropy.

    Best wishes Amazon Dr(Mrs) Juliet Ossai.

    © Ewere Okonta