Rt. Hon. John Ita
He was born 46 years ago into the royal family of Asuquo Asuquo Ita-Etenne of Atabong clan, Okobo LGA. He attended St. Joseph Primary School, Anua, Uyo, and Central School, Ewene, Enugu between 1971 and 1975.
Between 1975 and 1980, he attended Lutheran High School, Obot Idim, Uyo, where he sat for WASC in 1980, and also in Comprehensive Secondary School, Uyo, in 1983. He has a diploma in Interior Decoration/Design from Rhodec International School of Design, London, by correspondence. In 1994, he was admitted into School of Accountancy and Business Administration, Uyo, where he bagged National Diploma, ONO, in 1996.
After his course in Interior Design, he registered Elegant Intercraft Group which specializes in interior decoration, building services, printing and graphics. He is a member, Institute of Independent Designers, as well as associate, Institute of Professional Designers.
In 1999, Hon. Ita was elected councillor into Okobo Legislative Council, where he became the minority leader and has since remained in active. politics. In 2000, he was admitted into Abia State University where he graduated with a B.Sc. in Government and Public Administration with Second Class Upper division.
An ordained Elder of World Missionary Church, he also served as the Secretary of Men`s Fellowship and Chairman, Men`s Fellowship.
He is happily married to former Emah Asuquo Okon of Mbierebe Obio, in Ibesikpo/Asutan LGA. He likes travelling and rock music.