Chief Livinus Agbovu (JP) with burning desire for a greater height, gained admission  into university of Science and Technology Port Harcourt where he obtained a degree in banking and finance (B.SC) in 1984.

Again, the urge to go further in the world of academics took him to University of Port Harcourt where in 2004; he bagged a post graduate diploma in management. Chief Livinus Agbovu (JP) was employed by the Rivers State Post Primary Schools Board where he served as a teacher between 1985 – 1990. He was later transferred to Rivers State Primary Schools Board as an Accountants supervisor. Fifteen years later he moved to Rivers State Universal Basic Education Board where he started as the chief Internal Auditor. Chief Livinus Agbovu is currently the Director Internal Audit in the Rivers State Universal Basic Education Board.