IGBO-UKWU LEADERSHIP DYNASTIES
IGBO-UKWU ROYAL DYNASTIES
- Igbo Ancestral Era
- Onononaobi Era.
- Nze na Ozo Era.
- Ochiagha (Warriors)Era.
- Warrant Chiefs Era.
- HRH Igwe Jerome Azike – Igwe I
- HRH Igwe Matthias Ezeifeka – Igwe II
- HRH Igwe Umeanadu Godwin – Igwe III
Iduship election sequence of 5th February 1977 at Amaehulu Town Hall IDU General Meeting convened by Chief Festus Okoli Onyekwelu:
1st Nze Lawrence Umeiheukwu Ezenehieanya of Umuechefu – Not cleared by IDU.
2nd Nze Jonah Ezeosuokwu of Umuechefu – Not cleared by IDU.
3rd Nze Zephnaiah Ezeudegbunam Umeokoli of Ihuofo – Elected by IDU.
A. HRH Igwe Z.E Umeokoli (Idu I) 27th 1977 – 18th Oct. 1995.
He died after 3 weeks illness at UNTH, Enugu. Last Ofala 18th – 23rd December 1996.
Iduship election sequence of 1997 at Amaehulu Town Hall IDU General Meeting convened by Chief Barr. M.A.C Okekeizuagwu:
- Nze Dr. Martin Ezekwueme Nwafo Ezeh of Umu-Umeohana Ngo – Elected by IDU
- His election was contested by Umueze Ngo for seven years. 1997 – 2003 a tussle known as Ewee Ewerukwa crises and which ended with the resignation of Chief Simeon Ikwuetoghu as Odu I to give room for Umueze to elect Odu II.
B. HRH Igwe Dr. Barr. Martin Nwafo Ezeh (Idu II) 22nd August, 2003 – 31st October, 2017.
He died after two months illness at a Hospital in London. Last Ofala 7th – 10th November 2018.
THE HONORARY CHIEFS
- Late Chief Alexander Nnabude Ezeanozie (Oji I) 27th December, 1977 – 1988.
- Late Chief Walter.A Umuanoliefo (Oji II) 1989 – 2009.
- Chief Mike Nduka (Oji III) 2010 – till date.
- Chief F.O Umeokiche Ezelioha
- (Alo I) 27th December 1977 – 2020.
- Chief S.U Ikwuetoghu (Odu I) 27th December, 1977 – 2008.
- Chief E.E. Okoye (Odu II) 22nd August, 2003 – 20th January, 2019.