Johnson okokhue odigie

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Johnson Okokhue Odige was born in 1905 in Okaigben Ewohimi in Ishan division of mid-western state of Nigeria to the family of Odigie. Johnson O. Odigie was the second son of the Odigie family of eighty-four children.

He was educated at Warri in mid-western state and later employed by the then mid-western state ministry of Agriculture and Forestry. He was head of the department of forestry in the Ishan division for twenty years.

He retired in 1968 and died in 1979 in Okaigben Ewohimi after a brief illness. He was married to six wives with many children.