GULF Earns a New Name

PG Umueri nicknames GULF

 
The President General of Apex Umueri Town Union, The Umueri General Assembly(UGA)-Chief Henry Jideani has christened Greater Umueri Liberation Forum (GULF) as 'Umueri Vanguard or Umueri Peace Vanguard'. He made this assertion during the just concluded Umueri Development Summit, tagged 'Ka Akpa ya Akpaa' in which he delivered a keynote address on the state of Community. 
 

He applauded the effort of Gulf in organizing such function which he termed norms in other communities. " I commend the Gulf for this Initiative. To me , this Group is a Vanguard... I will term it as Umueri Peace Vanguard because of what they have done & what they have set to achieved". He went further to say " The summit which is first of its kinds in our area is a norm in other places
 
He attributed the basics problem in Umueri to Ignorance, selfishness and Individualism. He pleaded that Gulf should strive hard in its message so that the Umueri people will
change for better. He therefore warned all Umueri to change and embrace progressive ideas and shun such negative practices such as Ekwolo, Selfishness & antagonism of 
all sorts.
 
The summit attracted who is who in Umueri. In attendance include two Past President General of Umueri General Assembly(UGA): Chief Goddy Obidike & Chief Gabriel Anikpe (Enyi). Others that graced the colorful event include the Onowu Umueri-Cheif Mike Ekwonu,Senator Emma Anosike,Prince Chuma Okoye, Chief Emma Edochi, Barr. Eugene Aghaebe, Obeche Minister, Mattias Anaukwu and many others

THE TOWN PROFILES

Name:
Umueri(Mispronounced Umuleri)

Location:
Anambra East LGA of Anambra State.

His Royal Highness
(Traditional Ruler)
 


H.R.H Igwe Sir Ben Emeka
Igwe Okebo II 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