Dr. Sydney Chukwuemeka Enyindah started his primary education in 1970. At the end of the civil war, he joined his playmates, to start primary school in class three at St. Paul’s State School Okporowo-Ogbakiri. He attended County Grammar School Ikwerre /Etche and obtained the West African School Certificate in 1978. 

He obtained the Bachelor of Arts degree from Ahmadu Bello University in 1984, Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy (2009) from the then Rivers State University of Science and Technology and was conferred with the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, Ph.D in International Relations and Strategic Studies (2019) from Igbinedion University, Okada.

Dr. Sydney Enyindah had a distinguished career from his early days as a young Administrative officer. He was a pioneer Administrative staff of then Rivers State Polytechnic, Bori and joined the then Rivers State University of Science and Technology in 1994 as Assistant Registrar. 

Thereafter, his duty tour has taken him to several Departments and units of the University, amongst which are:

•Faculty Officer-(1996-1998)

•Establishment Officer-(2006-2010)

•Deputy Registrar/Secretary, Postgraduate School-(2011-2014)

•Special Assistant to the Vice-Chancellor/Coordinator, IPPU/PRO-(2015-2019)

He was promoted to the rank of Director in 2017, making him one of the first Directors of Administration in the University. He was subsequently appointed Registrar of the University in 2019 by the Governor of Rivers State and Visitor of the University, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, CON, GSSRS, POS (Africa) after a competitive and transparent interview process. This paved the way for him to exhibit his admirable Administrative qualities and sagacity.

Born into the ancient Echonwere Royal House of Okporowo-Ogbakiri in Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State, Dr. Sydney Enyindah is a blue-blooded Prince. His father, His Royal Highness, Venerable Alexander O. Enyindah, JP, was the King of Okporowo-Ogbakiri between 2002 and 2011. The reign of the “Priest King” ushered in peace and reconciliation to his Community after a fratricidal war that lasted for over ten years.

Dr. Sydney C. Enyindah is a Community person. He is the Chairman of Okporowo Town Council, the 2nd tier of Rulership in his Community. 

He is a member of several professional bodies, locally and Internationally and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Administration. He served at one Time, as Secretary, Committee of Pro-Chancellors of State Owned Universities as well as the National Secretary, Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU).

Dr. Sydney C. Enyindah is happily married to Stella, who is a Lecturer and the marriage is blessed with three lovely children.