Umueri Development Contributors

ARE YOU AN UMUERI SON OR DAUGHTER, WHAT HAVE YOU CONTRIBUTED TOWARDS UMUERI DEVELOPMENT?

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Umueri Youths Association (U.Y.A.) led by Amoku Age Grade in 1956 awarded first overseas scholarship to Mr. Ofoka Jideani to study Law.

Umueri Youths Association (U.Y.A.) in 1957 built Umueri Rural Hospital ( Now Umueri General Hospital )

Umueri Development Organization (U.D.O.) in conjunction with Irunano built Umueri Town Hall , which was commissioned in December 1975.

Ugume Village built Umueri Girls' High School in 1979.

Umunchezi Village built Umueri Technical College in 1982.

  Ivite quarters (Clan) built Umueri Community Secondary School .

  Umudiana village built Afiama Market in 1988.

  Chief Dan Ekwevi installed 500KV transformer to Obinetiti. He also awarded scholarship to 24 students.

Chief Emmanuel Edochie donated his building to the management of Umueri Community Bank, which was officially opened on 23 rd September 1995, but was razed down by Aguleri and Umuoba Anam invaders during the 1995 and 1999 crises.

Umueri Postal Agency was built by Umueri General Assembly, Lagos Branch.

  Eke Nneyi market was built by Nneyi Village .

  Ogbu Village built Udoka Community Primary School .

  Unity Primary School was built by Umunchezi village .

  Our Lady's Primary School was built by Umueri members of Our Lady's Catholic Church.

  Umuatuolu Village built Enuobodo Central School , Umueri.

  Nneyi Village built Community Development School Nneyi, Umueri.

  Mgbede Village built Igwebuike Primary School .

  Through Senator Sir. Emma Anosike several boreholes were sunk at Otuocha, Umuatuolu & Nneyi by Fedral Government Of Nigeria.

  Engr. Mike Tabugbo sunk a borehole at Iruechi, Umudiana Umueri in 2006.

  Engr. Nwakacha sunk a borehole at Iruagu Umudiana Umueri in 2007.

  Diboh's Family of Umunagu sunk a borehole at Umunagu- Adegbe Umueri  2007

  Mr. Chinedu Edozieonu sunk a borehole at Umunchezi umueri in 2007.

  Umuada Umueri -women group roofed the Unity Primary School Enuobodo in 2006 in partnership with Government Of Anambra State.

  Chief Benneth Emeka in 2006 single handedly built the new St. Gabriel Anglican Church; Otuocha Umueri after the Old Church building was completely brought down to the foundation during 1999 invasion. He also in 2006 graded all roads in Umueri and gave access to every part of Umueri.

  Chief Basil Iwoba roofed Our Lady's Catholic Church Otuocha Umueri that was destroyed in 1999.

Women group (oluokala) are reconstructing Ovuakwu Primary School because the previous building was completely razed down to the foundation in 1999.The Oluokala Women group are also rehabilitating one of the ward at the Umueri General Hospital.

One block of Umueri General Hospital was renovated in 2006 by Umuada Ikenga Umueri, after the entire hospital including the equipment, was razed down the 1999.

Umueri Committee of Friends, Abuja branch in April 2007 donated many cartorns of 40 and 60 leaves exercise books to Umueri students.

Umueri Committee of Friends, Port Harcourt headquarters donated (2) two gigantic signposts to the town, one at Umueri/Nteje boarder and the second one at Umueri Town Hall.

Umueri Committee of Friends, Port Harcourt headquarters also compiled and constructed a website (www.umueri-okebo.com) for Umueri.

Greater Umueri Liberation Forum (GULF) also constructed an umueri cultural website known as (www.umueriland.com) for umueri and to portray the fact that Umueri land is indeed the cradle of Igbo Race

• Umueri America Heritage Foundation:- An Umueri Diaspora Organization based in United States of America donated Vehicles and Security Gadgets in August 2011 to Umueri Vigilante Service for the security of life and Properties in Umueri.

• Chief Joseph Nnamdi Aguegbo, a Business man donated few Power Bikes and few Communication gadgets to Umueri Vigilant Service in the year 2011 to enable them carry out their task of securing Umueri land.

 

 

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THE TOWN PROFILES

Name:
Umueri(Mispronounced Umuleri)

Location:
Anambra East LG of Anambra State.

His Royal Highness
(Traditional Ruler)
 


H.R.H Igwe Nelson U. Okoye
Igwe Okebo 1 of Umueri

His Majesty
(Traditional Prime Minister)


HRM Mike ekweonu
Onowu Iyasele  of Umueri

P.G Umueri General
Assembly (UGA)


Hon. Pius Okonkwo
(President General, U.G.A)

Title(Male):
Amanwulu,Ivejioku,
Oba,Asammuo
Ogbuevi,Ogbuanyinya

Title(Female):
Ekwe, Iyom,Nne-
Mmanwu,Okomme

Population:
Est. 155,000.00

Occupation:
Farmers,Fishers,trading
business,Crafts & Arts etc