Mrs. Victoria Eberendu.
By Ejike Ikezuagu.
The women’s wing of Ohanaeze Ndigbo United Kingdom/Ireland today expressed their joy over the successful election of the President, Ohanaeze Ndigbo UK/Ireland and other officials to pilot the affairs of the organisation across the United Kingdom and Ireland.
The President, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Women’s Wing UK/Ireland Mrs. Victoria Eberendu said, it is with immense pleasure that the Ohanaeze Ndigbo Women’s Wing UK and Ireland are expressing their joy and happiness over the successful election of the new leader of Ohanaeze Ndigbo UK/Ireland and other officials. The group through its President expressed its pleasure to the new executive and also showed its joy to have an executive that will steer an all-inclusive Ohanaeze Ndigbo’s ship in the UK/Ireland.
Mrs. Eberendu in a statement described the election as a good achievement and congratulated the winners and commiserated with those who could not make it this time around, she said. In her remark, she extended her pleasure to the organisers and described the election as “most credible, fair, free and transparent”.
She further stated that Ohanaeze Ndigbo Women’s Wing UK/Ireland will wholeheartedly support the executives and entire Ohanaeze Ndigbo UK/Ireland to ensure a better all inclusive Ohanaeze Ndigbo across the UK and Ireland. She assured the apex body, of its group’s support. In her statement, she said, this is a journey of survival. She maintained that Ohanaeze Ndigbo Women’s Wing will give unwavering and steadfast support to the apex organisation.
In the election yesterday by the Ohanaeze Ndigbo UK/Ireland, Prof. Joe Ukemenam (Omeruora) emerged as the President, while Barr. Kingsley Offor emerged as the Deputy President. Prof. Ukemenam hails from Enugu state while Barr. Offor hails from Imo state.
Among other officials are, the Vice President, Abia State, Chief Godwin Ogbonnaya,(Ohamadike), Vice President Anambra State, Prince Lotanna Chima (Enyi Nnewi), Vice President Delta State, Chief Godwin Isebor, Organising Secretary, Chief Oliver Asiegbu, Treasurer, Prince Ernest Atuenyi and the Publicity Secretary, Mazi Charles Nwaogwugwu.
The Members of Ime Obi Council are, Chief Dr Azuka Benson (Obata Ife adi), Chief Dr Bennet Onwuzulike, High Chief Chinedu Udezenwannia (Onowu Nkpor), Chief Okwuchukwu Nwosu (Eze onyerigolu odaa), Chief Chris Dike, Chief Charles Anyanwu, Chief Emmanuel Ahanonu, Mazi Arthur Obika, Mazi Obi Okoli, Mazi Ignatius Muotoh, Barr Ralph Abum and Barr Chibuzor Ubochi.
Ogene Ndigbo Newspaper gathered that the inauguration of these officials will be held soon.