Elijah Emezie

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Elijah Ebonine Emezie (1933) is an Ibadan trained physician who was a senator representing Orlu district in the Nigerian senate during the second republic. Prior entering the senate, he was Chief Medical Director of St Luke's Hospital, Orlu.

He was educated at the CMS Central School, Ubunze and Ufuma and later went to the Dennis Memorial Grammar School, Onitsha. He earned collegiate credit and a degree from Yaba Poly and the University of Ibadan.

Electoral history

1979 Orlu senatorial district election

  • E. Emezie NPP - 153,763
  • K.O. Mbadiwe NPN - 37,388
  • E.O. Ezie GNPP - 27,359

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References

  • (1)Michael Afolabi. Nigeria in transition, 1978-1979 : an annotated bibliography of party politics, elections, and the return to civil rule. p 322