This article contains information about Charles Soludo biography, wife, state of Origin, Net Worth and personal life.
Charles Chukwuma Soludo is a Nigerian economics professor, business man and former Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria.
He is currently the Governor of Anambra state under All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA). Soludo took over former Governor Willie Obiano.
Charles Soludo Profile
Full Name Charles Soludo Profile
Date of Birth July 28th, 1960
Age 61 years of old
State Anambra State
Education University of Nigeria, Nsukka
Former office CBN Governor (2004-2009)
Current Office Governor of Anambra state
Wife Nonye Chukwuma Soludo
Net Worth $2-3 million dollars
Charles Soludo Biography
Professor Charles Soludo was born on July 28, 1960 to late Mrs Mgbafor and Nze Nwankwo Simeon Soludo.
Soludo hails from Umueze village in Isuofia, Aguta Local Government Area of Anambra State.
Not much is details about his family and childhood as he keeps his family out of the media.
After his primary and secondary school education, Charles Soludo gained admission in to University of Nigeria, Nsukka, were he studied economics.
In 1984, Soludo graduated with a First Class Degree in Economics from University of Nsukka.
Soludo has a Masters degree and also a PhD degree in economics. All this he got from University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
Soludo Academic Career
Charles Soludo started his career as an academia at an early age. After his graduation, Soludo became an economic lecturer in university of Nigeria.
In 1998, Soludo became a professor of economics, at university of Nigeria, Nsukka. He also lectured at Swarthmore College in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, United States.
Prof Soludo was once a visiting scholar at the International Monetary Fund, the University of Cambridge, Warwick university and Oxford university where he lectured in economics.
Charles Soludo became involved in politics after joining former president Olusegun Obasanjo’s government in 2003.
Then, he was appointed as the special adviser Adviser and the Chief Executive Officer of the National Planning Commission of Nigeria.
In 2004, he became the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria. He governed the CBN for five years before he was replaced.
Following his performance as a CBN Governor, he was appointed as one of the 8-member Economic Advisory Council (EAC) by president Buhari in 2019.
In 2010, Soludo contested for Governor at the Anambra governorship election under People Democratic Party.
However, he lost the election to Peter Obi of All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA).
Nevertheless, he contested again at Anambra state Governorship election in November, 2021.
This time, Soludo emerged winner of the Anambra state Governorship election under All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA).
The name of Soludo wife is Mrs Nonye Soludo. She is a blogger and a wellness coach. Below is a photo of her.
Soludo Family and Photos
Chukwuma Charles Soludo is happily married to his wife named Mrs Nonye Soludo and has 6 children (2 boys, 4 girls)
Below are some photos of Soludo’s wife and children. Meanwhile, it’s important to state that his children and family are based in London.
Meanwhile, some of Soludo’s children name are; Adaora, Ozonna, Ekene, Naeto. You can follow them on social media.
Adaora is a fashion designer, Ozonna is a singer, Ekenne is a photographer. While Naeto is a Vlogger.
Also, you can follow them on Instagram @Adaora , Ekene , Ozonna
Soludo Net Worth
The Net Worth of Soludo has grown over the years, since he became the Governor of CBN.
However, Soludo Net Worth is still under review. Nevertheless, he is estimated to be worth $2million – $3 million dollars.