In the vibrant and diverse world of Nigerian entertainment and entrepreneurship, there shines a remarkable individual named Antatica Ukoima. With a multifaceted career that spans nursing, entertainment, and fashion, Antatica has become a prominent figure in his community and beyond. Let’s delve into the life and achievements of this talented man who is making waves in various fields.
Antatica Ukoima Early Life and Education:
Born as Gladstone Fortunatus Ukoima on April 15 in the 80s, Antatica hails from the town of Okoroete in Eastern Obolo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. His father, the late Apostle Fortunatus Francis Ukoima, was a dedicated teacher, which led the family to live in various communities within Eastern Obolo.
Antatica’s parents instilled discipline and values in him and his siblings during their upbringing. He began his educational journey at Government Primary School, Emereoke, where he obtained his First School Leaving Certificate in 1998. Continuing his studies, he completed his secondary education at Community Secondary School Iko in 2004, after starting at Okoromita Comprehensive Secondary School “Mitaco,” Okoroete.
Driven by a passion for helping others, Antatica pursued nursing and enrolled at the Central School of Nursing, Ikot Ekpene, in 2006. He successfully completed the nursing course within the required timeframe. However, his thirst for knowledge and desire to enhance his career led him to apply for direct entry admission to the University of Uyo in 2017, where he studied health education.
Antatica Ukoima Career and Business:
Antatica Ukoima embarked on his career as a nurse, starting at Salem Clinic (now known as Dime Clinic) in Nsikak Eduok, Uyo, as a consultant nurse. Later, he seized a valuable opportunity to work at a government health facility in August 2011, and he has since served in various locations, including Ibiono Ibom local government and Ikot Abasi. Presently, he serves as a Health Promotion Officer (HPO) in his hometown, Phc base Okoroete, Eastern Obolo.
In addition to his nursing career, Antatica is an ambitious entrepreneur who drew inspiration from his late father’s success as a businessperson. He founded De-Deeplomart Wears, a fashion and designing brand specializing in creating jackets, polo shirts, and T-shirts with unique branding and designs.
Antatica Ukoima Personal Life:
Beyond his professional accomplishments, Antatica Ukoima finds joy in his personal life as well. He is happily married to Mrs. Esther Antatica, and their marriage has been blessed with children.
Antatica Ukoima’s journey from a nurse to a multitalented entrepreneur, entertainer, and gospel singer showcases his determination and passion for making a positive impact on humanity. With his dynamic career and successful business, he continues to be an inspiration to others, leaving an indelible mark on the Nigerian entertainment and entrepreneurship landscape. As he continues to thrive in his endeavors, there’s no doubt that Antatica Ukoima’s star will shine ever brighter in the years to come.