Okonkwo popularly known as Andy in Nigeria’s movie industry, Nollywood, became a politician few years back. He has always been a card carrying member of PDP. He opted out of PDP primaries of December 2014 when the state chapter of the PDP jettisoned zoning in Nsukka/Igbo Eze south Federal Constituency.
After a meeting between Nsukka/ Igboeze south stakeholders and Chime at Governor’s lodge on the 3rd of December, 2014 where the Governor of Enugu State openly endorsed the former chairman of the party, Vitta Abah, who is from Nsukka East in contradiction to the zoning arrangement which ought to zone the House of Reps ticket to Nsukka West.
Barr. Kenneth Okonkwo is from Nsukka West.