|Emmanuel Idogho, President||Peters Etametite, General Secretary
·Oghwoghwa Descendants In America [ODIA] a
Not-For Profit association is established to institute, forester and promote
the spirit of love.
·Oghwoghwa Descendants In America [ODIA]
established mutual understanding and brotherhood among Members and the Urhobo
people; good neighborliness with every mankind.
·To preserve and promote Urhobo culture and
·To encourage economic development of our immediate communities and her people.
·To promote mutual understanding and co-
operation between Oghwoghwa Descendants on the one hand and Immediate neighbors such as Isoko, Ukwani, Olomu, Ewu, Abraka, Ijaws
to name but few and our extended brothers to include other Urhobos, Benins,
Ibos and Itsekiris.
·To project Urhobo personality at all times and
·To encourage the growth of education at all levels among ODIA children here and at home
·Formed in 1990 by the pioneer
members in New York City United States of America, the first executive members
were Mr. Robert Eyubeh-President, Lucky Abamwan- General Secretary, Martins
Gbeneki- Financial Secretary/Treasurer.
·Jude Onakpoma [Alias Awayaway-
Nigeria Most wanted Comedian]-Publicity/Press Secretary.
·Oghwoghwa is a father of four
children namely Ogor, Agbarha, Ughelli and Orogun; four clans in Urhobo, the
ancient Delta Province of Midwestern Region under the British colony; now Delta
State of Nigeria.
·Each child of Oghwoghwa as a
clan is headed by a traditional ruler known as Ovie meaning King in Urhobo
Land. In fact, without Oghwoghwa, the name Urhobo would have not been cured. We
are the children of the Royal Family, the children of the Kingdom. Isio.
·5.Oghwoghwa as a community organization geared her efforts to ensure that the rich culture of our motherland is preserved and pass on from one generation to another.
Sell your house on the date of your choice, for a fair price, and without doing any repairs. Hassle Free!
Get Access to Bargain Homes
in "Your Area"
for the most up to date info go to