THE PROFILE OF HIS ROYAL MAJESTY, EZEOGO OGBONNAYA UGWUOCHA (EZE EDDA XXV)


   THE PROFILE OF HIS ROYAL MAJESTY, EZEOGO OGBONNAYA UGWUOCHA
(EZE EDDA XXV)



Born  in the year 1928, into the NdeAjunwaOkporieOke compound  of  the Eziukwu Royal family Dynasty  in NguzuEdda, EzeogoOgbonnayaUgwuwocha  is a man  of high  an Unparalleled ambition , with some humble beginnings . He is the third son  of a  family  of  five  male children , Marcus  NdukweUgwuoch, KaluUgwuocha, UkpaiUgwuocha and OkoUgwuocha, born into  the family  of UgwuochaUgwumbaObasi and Madam UgoUgwochaUgwumbaObasi  (Nee UgoOkoro) both of the Ezeukwu Dynasty. 



EzeugoO,Ugwuocha attended church  of Scotland Mission School  Nguzu , now  Nguzu  Primary  School from 1938-1942 where he obtained his standard six  Certificate after his  elementary education, he advanced  to the Ezzamgbo Teacher’s  training  college  from 1958-1959 where he obtained  his Grade 3 Teachers Ceritificate. Being Purposeful with an insatiable  love  for educational excellence , he wanted  to tow  the path  of the colonialist who brought western  education  to sub-Saharan Africa by crafting  a niche for himself  in the quest  of helping prepare  school children  to greater heights. EzeugoOgbonnayaUgwuocha received his early training from these  colonialist  who taught  him  and he became infatuated  by the way  and Manner  education  has exposed  and widened  his horizon , he  came to  the  conclusion that if  everyone  can teach  each other the society will be a much better  place  to live . he decided to become a teacher  in other to  impact  the knowledge  he acquired  from the colonialists  and to make  the society  an amiable  place  to live. For him  it will be  a travesty to settle  with the Grade 3 certificate  from Ezzamgbo ,  for this reason  from 1964-1965 he upgraded his certificate to the  TC2 from  Macgregor Teachers  Training College Afikpo, Over the Years, his career took him  to all nooks and  crannies  of his school  district where he helped  impact  educational  knowledge  to hundreds  of thousands of school children.
Even in an era when skeptics where weary , agitated , traumatized and utterly stressed out  in sending their  daughters to school , he  was among the first teachers in Nguzu  and among  his peers  in Edda  to send  his daughter  overseas  to study up to Masters Degree  level  in 1976, The statesman’s service  did not  just begin  with and end  in chalky hands  in the class room or demanding  and enforcing  discipline  in the school yard. H e was and still is a very strong leader in the community, an Elder states msn in Edda. 
EzeugoOgbonnayaUgwuocha is a dedicated Christian who has served in different capacities in the Presbyterian Church, NguzuEdda.             

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