James graduated from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria Kaduna State in 2011 with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree Second Class Upper honour, and have been duly inducted into the Veterinary Profession under the umbrella of the Veterinary Council of Nigeria (VCN).

He started his career with the Ministry of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Rural Development Oyo State during his NYSC programme in 2012 where he was in charge of Meat Inspection at the Slaughter slabs and then Ambulatory activities in the Local Government he was posted to.

After his services he proceeded to work in a Private Veterinary firm; Prime Agro-veterinary, and Security Services in Port Harcourt in 2013 where he was the resident veterinary officer in the firm for about 8 months before proceeding to work with Myrtles Farms and Food Ltd; an organization charged with the set up and Managing of Farms for Individuals as well as Corporate Organizations, He was not only the Lead but Sole Veterinary Doctor in the Operation team in Myrtles where he supervised the Setup and managing of at least three different farms for different individuals; one Fish and Poultry farm in  Nembe Bayelsa State, Plantain-Piggery and Snailery farm in Benin City Edo State another Fishery farm in Port Harcourt Rivers still under setup before he left for Lapaulfon Farms Ltd a company involved with Poultry farming, Commercial Feed milling and Frozen Broiler production where he was the Resident Veterinary doctor in the Farm in 2015.

In 2016, he joined County Choice Farms Ltd as the Resident Veterinary doctor where he has been working with a more structured team and has continued to grow and develop the Animal Husbandry department which comprises of Piggery, Feedmill, Brood and Rearing, and Layers.