Engr. Emecca Ani was born in Attakuru – Akegbe in the Autonomous Community of Nkanu West Local Government Area of Enugu State. He attended the Institute of Management and Technology, Enugu 1974 to 1978 and Bhilai Technological Institute, India 1979 – 1980. He obtained HND in Civil Engineering 1978 and Post Graduate Diploma Project Management 1980. He worked with the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, Kaduna 1978 – 1979 as Project Engineer, Ajaokuta Steel Company Limited 1982, Anambra State University of Technology 1982 – 1988, Special Assistant, House of Assembly Enugu 1992, Special Assistant Legislative Matters, Enugu State Government 2002 - 2003 and Hon. Commissioner, Enugu State 2007 – 2011. A widely travelled Man, Engr. Ani is married with a child.