Hon. Justice Agbakoba attended the University of Nigeria, Nsukka in 1980 and obtained LLB in 1984. She was called to the Bar in 1985. She bagged a Masters Degree in Public Administration and Law from California South University, USA in 2012. She performed her (NYSC) in 1985/86 service year. She started her career as Counsel at the Legal Aid Office, Anambra State in 1986 and rose to the position of a Director, Civil Justice at the Legal Aid Council Headquarters, Abuja before her Judicial appointment at the National Industrial Court of Nigeria in 2013. His Lordship is a member of many professional bodies like NBA, International Dispute Resolution Institute etc. His Lordship is currently the Presiding Judge of the Abuja Judicial Division of the Court.