The medical doctor son of former finance minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, and Chioma Achebe, who is the granddaughter of the late literary icon Prof. Chinua Achebe, which was held in Umuahia, Abia State. The duo is now married.
Uchechi Iweala is a Harvard-trained scholar having graduated from the Harvard Medical School in 2014. He works in Washington, DC and specializes in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Chioma Achebe is also a graduate of Harvard Law and Business school and works as a consultant at Boston Consulting Group (BSG), Washington D.C.