Abbia Udofia

Deputy Director Anti-Corruption Commission


Date of Birth: 10 October 1966 - Nigeria

Abbia Udofia is also a poet and Author of “I Wish I Could Steal the Sun” (2015)



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Deputy Director Anti-Corruption Commission

Special investigations, prosecutions, strategies, etc

Abbya Udofia works with the Nigerian Anti-Corruption Agency in Abuja Nigeria. He holds both the Bachelor and Masters of Law degrees from the University of Calabar, Nigeria and the University of Liverpool UK respectively and a Post Graduate Certificate in Criminology and Criminal Justice from the University of Leicester, UK.


He has attended anti-corruption and good governance training programs in the United States, UK, Belgium, Germany, South Africa and other parts of the globe.


He supervises investigations and prosecutions of corrupt practices while also contributing articles and essays to Newspapers and online magazines.


Academic Qualifications/ Certificates Obtained


University of Calabar


Nigerian Law School, Victoria Island Lagos


University of Leicester

Criminology and Criminal Justice

University of Liverpool

LLB (Hons), BL (Nigerian Bar Certificate), LLM, Msc (Forensic Psychology and Criminal Investigation), Post Graduate Certificate in Criminolgy and Criminal Investigation


Nigerian Bar Association (Member) - Starting December 1989

International Association of Prosecutors (Member) - Starting 2008

Nigerian Institute of Management (Member) - Starting March 2003

American Society of Criminology (Member) - Starting 2007

Society of Corporate Compliance & Ethics (Member) - Starting 2012