Hon. Peter Onche
Chairman, Obi LGA

Mr. Peter Onche was born on 4thAugust 1972 in Makurdi but he hails from Obi Local Government Area. 

He attended Saint Mary’s Primary School, Otukpo, 1982-1987 and received the First School Leaving Certificate and proceeded for secondary education at Ewulo College, Otukpo, 1988-1993, where he graduated with the Senior Secondary School Certificate. Between 1995 and 1998, he was a student at the Benue State Polytechnic, Ugbokolo where he obtained the National Diploma (ND) in Accounting. Thereafter, Mr Onche proceeded to the Rivers State Polytechnic, Bori, 2006-2008, where he obtained the Higher National Diploma (HND) in Accounting. 

He began his working career as a teacher with the Compassion Home Primary School, Nkpogu, Port Harcourt, 2000-2002, after which he was Project Cashier with Ballast Ham Dredging Nig. Ltd., 2002 and Accountant with Techint Cimimotoby Nig. Ltd., 2003. 

From 2005 to 2006, he was cashier with Van Oord Nig. Ltd., where he was promoted to Project Administrator and served between 2008 and 2016 until he was appointed to his present position. 

Mr. Onche enjoys reading, singing, travelling and watching movies as hobbies.