Head of Service
Mrs. Veronica Onyeke
Mrs Onyeke, the first female to be Head of Service in the 42 year old state was born on 30th November, 1959.
She attended St. Mary’s Primary School Otukpo, 1967 to 1973, St. Anns Secondary School, Otukpo, 1973 to 1977, School of Basic Studies, Ugbokolo, 1979 to 1981, Amadu Bello University, Zaria, 1982 to 1985 as well as the Benue State University, Makurdi, 1998 to 2000. She holds a Masters degree in public administration after obtaining Bachelors in Political Science.
She started work as Administrative Officer with the Benue Civil Service in 1987 and has risen through the ranks.
Mrs. Onyeke is married with children.