Hyacinth joined IFPRI, Abuja Office in April 2011 as a Senior Research Assistant. He got his undergraduate degree in Agricultural Economics in 2000 from the Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT). In 2008, he graduated with an M.Sc in Agricultural Economics with specialty in Resource and Environmental Economics from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. Before joining IFPRI, Abuja office, he lectured with the Pre-Degree School of the Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, and worked with the African Institute for Applied Economics (AIAE), Enugu as an Associate Research Fellow.
- Small-scale private irrigation in Nigeria