Personality Profile: Mazi Chinonso Uba (AKA Nonsonkwa)

Mazi Chinonso Uba (AKA Nonsonkwa) was born  38 years ago in Onitsha Anambra state to the family of (Rtd) Inspector Christopher and Margret Uba of Umuokparanyanwu Umuokparafor Umunoha In Mbaitoli LGA Imo state.

He started early in the pursuit of knowledge when he enrolled at Ogui Nursery/Primary School Enugu..

He obtained his First School Leaving Certificate (FSLC) from Owelli court primary school Owelli in Awgu LGA of Enugu state.

He proceeded to Sacred Heart Seminary Nsude for his secondary education and graduated in flying colors in WAEC exams..

He got admission to study Law at Delta state University in 1998 but opted for Govt/Public Administration at Imo state University where he obtained a B Sc  in Govt/Public Administration. And proceeded for the mandatory Youth Service at Enugu state.

Chinonso's love for education led him to open a private secondary school;IMMACULATE COMPREHENSIVE SEC SCHOOL IFAKALA in 2005. For this reason he obtained another degree in Education
(B Ed English)

 Nonsonkwa is also a musician with over 6 High life Albums to his credit

Also an Actor who has featured in over 20 Nollywood Movies,Fomer FINANCIAL SECRETARY Actors Guild Of Nigeria Imo state chapter & currently Vice Chairman of the Guild in Imo.
A Script Writer & Producer.

Former Assistant Scribe,Imo State Chapter of the Performing Musicians Association Of Nigeria(PMAN).Member of the Association Of Nigerian Authors(ANA),Member,Association of Gospel Artistes Nig. A writer of more than 12 books,some yet  unpublished

Director IGBO DI SAAM FOUNDATION A Non Governmental Organisation.A school Proprietor & teacher,a radio broadcaster,an actor cum comedian,motivational speaker,social activist and a political scientist.The pioneer National president of IGBO FILM ACTORS OF NIGERIA {IFAN}

Nonsonkwa became a famous broadcaster when he joined Radio Nigeria Heartland Fm Owerri in2012 as an Igbo Presenter.

Today he is the Head Igbo Department Darling 107.3 Fm Owerri

The newspaper review programme he anchors every morning and other interesting programmes he presents in Igbo Language earned him an Award from OHANEZENDIGBO as The Commander of the Airwaves ( OCHIAGHA N'IKUKU NKE MBU NA ALA IGBO).

Nonsonkwa has also been honoured as the Best Igbo Presenter South East 2014.

Olu Mbaitoli Award 2015

Eziokwu Bu Ndu Nke Mbu 2016


Nonsokwa is a jolly good fellow,a true Christian father and an activist!