Born on October 26th 1951, Dr. Catherine Acholonu is a committed mother of
four children. But this role has not stopped her from driving her ambition.
With an overwhelming resume Acholonu dared to contest the for the presidency
of the country, even when her husband was still a deputy governor.
Recently her works won personal appreciation by the former president of the
United States bill Clinton. Commending her on the thoughtfulness expressed in
two of her books titled The Earth Unchained, a quantum leap in the consciousness
and Motherise the Afrocentric Alternative to Feminism. Acholonu is the author
of 13 published books she has also bagged the award of fellow of the institute
of corporate administration and women of merit gold for her strong leadership
qualities and outstanding contributions. In 1997 during the African first ladies
peace mission in Abuja.
Acholonu was voted one of Nigeria's most out standing women achievers at a
national conference organised by the national council for women societies NCWS
she was also nominated for inclusion into the 17th edition of the elitist international
authors and writers who's who of world renowned authors published in Cambridge
united kingdom Acholonu is an alumnus of the university of Dusseldorf, Germany
an associate professor in English and African studies and a former Fulbight
scholar and writer-in residence at the Westchester consortium for international
studies new York USA her books are used as text books and resource materials
around the world.