Comfort O. Ajene was born on 2nd June, 1970 at Otukpo, Benue State and hails from Obi Local Government Area.

She attended Tilley Gyado College, Makurdi from 1983 – 1988 and obtained the West African School Certificate (WASC). She later got admission into Benue State Polytechnic Ugbokolo in 1990 and in 1992 obtained the Ordinary National Diploma in Local Government and Business Administration Studies. She pursued her education until she obtained the Advanced Diploma in Administration Certificate from the same Polytechnic in 1995.

Her thirst for knowledge propelled young Comfort to enrol at the Benue State University Makurdi in 2006 and obtained an LLB Degree in 2010. She was at the Law School where she attained Barrister at Law (LB) and was called to the Nigerian Bar.

Barr. Mrs. Ajene’s hobbies are Religious activities, reading, housekeeping. She has travelled widely within and outside Nigeria.

She is happily married to Chief Ogiri Ajene, former Deputy Governor of Benue State and they are blessed with four lovely children.