By Nwachukwu Egbunike
His Majesty, Nnaemeka Alfred Achebe, CFR, mni, Obi of Onitsha marks the 10th Anniversary of his ascension to the throne – the reverent stool of Ezechima – today.
Onitsha (Onitsha Ado N’Idu) is a town in South East Nigeria famed for its commerce, education and religious centre that lies beside the Niger.
Ogbu onye ubosi ndu na-agu ya!
Igwe ka ani ogo!
Aka enyi ka olu ya!
HRM Obi Nnaemeka Achebe, the 21st Obi of Onitsha, was born 14 May, 1941. He is the first child of Akunne Anthony Chinwuba, and Chukwuebuka Winifred Ogbenyeanu Achebe. He is a direct and unblemished descendant of Ezearoli, through the lineage of Chimedie, Oreze Obi, and Aguzani. Igwe Achebe is also the Chairman of Diamond Bank Plc.