Scholar, author, banker and traditional ruler turned 85 on the 11th of September. Okwarauzo-Oha was educated at St. Peter’s Central School, Onitsha; Scottish College of Commerce, Glasgow; London School of Economics, University of London and the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. He was a lecturer and later Dean of the Faculty of Business Administration, University of Lagos; Pioneer Executive Director, Monetary and Banking Policy, Central Bank of Nigeria; past Chairman, Union Bank Plc, ACB International Bank Plc; past director, Chartered Bank Plc; Ocean Fisheries Ltd Chairman, Evergreen Associates; Kaba Nigeria Ltd etc.
Ugwu Aro is the Eze Ohazurume of Aro Amuro, Okigwe LGA, Imo State. Amandianaeze is a Fellow of many professional bodies as well as a past President of the Nigeria Institute of Bankers, publisher of several books and is listed in Who Is Who all over the world. He is married to Umenwa, and they are blessed with children and grandchildren.