A native of Atani village, Arochukwu, Dr. Ofo was born in 1950. He trained as a medical doctor. Dr. Nkemka Osimiri Jombo-ofo is got his first degree in BM BCH College of Medicine from the prestigious University of Nigeria Nsukka in 1977.
In 2011, he proceeded to San Juan University Costa Rica for his PHD in Management. He also got a D.Sc in Organisation Development from Commonwealth University and a Master Class Certificate in Leadership from London Graduate School in 2015.
The Rotary club of Enugu-South appointed him as President of the club in 1986.
Dr. Jombo-ofo served as the National President and a council member of the Institute of Management Consultant. He later became the President of Enugu Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture between 1997 to 2001.
In 1999, he was appointed Chairman Advisory Council of the Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies, Enugu State University of Science and Technology.
Dr. Jombo-ofo's in his wealth of political and public exposure also served as the Chairman Enugu zone, World Youth Soccer Championship (Nigeria 99) and member Board of Directors at the University of Port Harcourt Teaching hospital.
In 2005, he served as a member board of Directors at the Pipeline and Products Marketing Company, NNPC for 4 years. He is a board member of the Police Service Commission (PSC), representing the South East zone. He is presently the Chairman/CEO of Afro Equip Ltd and director of several other companies.
Dr. Jombo-ofo has published two books and has written and presented over 24 papers. Below are few of his professional membership and awards.
· Member, Nigeria Medical Association
· Fellow of the Institute of Management Consultants (FIMC)
· Certified Management Consultant (CMC)
· Member Post-Graduate Public Relations Association
· Paul Harris Fellow – Rotary International
· Distinguished Alumni Award – University of Nigeria Medical School
· Knight of the Good Shepherd
· Knight of Saint Christopher
· Fellow Institute of Independent Marketing Management of Nigeria (IIMN) 1997
· Fellow of the Institute of Sales Management of Nigeria 1996
· Patron National Youth Council of Nigeria Enugu Chapter 1996
· Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Merit Award Enugu 1994
· Vocational Service Award, Rotary Club of Enugu-South 1988
Ugwu Aro is married to Hon Justice Ifeoma.