A Photo Gallery of 8th UHS Annual Conference
Held at Effurun and Ovu, Urhoboland, Delta State, Nigeria, 27-29 November, 2009

Photo Gallery Compiled by Peter Ekeh.
Urhobo and UHS Service Awards.

UHS  10th Anniversary Distinguished Award for
Chief L. U. Ighomrore
was presented by Maj.-Gen. David Ejoor (Rtd.).

November 29, 2009
Ovu Grammar School, Ovu, Urhoboland, Nigeria



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Opening Ceremony

Academic Sessions

UHS Ovu Cultural Day

Memorial Wreath-Laying

Memorial Wreaths: Okoro

Memorial Wreaths: Okpodu

Memorial Wreaths: Salubi

Memorial Wreaths: Mrs. Mowoe

Memorial Wreaths: Mrs. Okumagba


UHS Thanksgiving Service

 Awards Ceremony       

  Awards Ceremony: Chief  Johnson Ukueku

Awards Ceremony: Chief E. K. Clark

Awards Ceremony: Onigu Otite

Awards Ceremony: Sam Erivwo

Awards Ceremony: Oghenekaro

Awards Ceremony: Felix Ibru


Awards Ceremony: Moses Taiga


Awards Ceremony: Ighomrore

Awards Ceremony: Gordon Mukoro

Awards Ceremony: J. Barovbe


Awards Ceremony: S. S. Obruche


Awards Ceremony: Oskar Ibru


Awards Ceremony: V. O. Akpobome


Awards Ceremony: C. Bakpa


Awards Ceremony: Helen Ekeh


Awards Ceremony: O. Oyiborhoro

Awards Ceremony: V. Obruche

Awards Ceremony: M. Barovbe

UPU President-General at Ovu

Urhobo Aristocracy at  the Conference


Venerable Participants


Personalities at the Conference





Now in his late nineties, with impaired eye-sight, Chief L. U. Ighomrore is gingerly led to the awards stand by his children and grandchildren at Ovu Grammar School.


Chief T. Onoge, President of Uvwie Union, and other Uvwie leaders proudly escort their famous aged kinsman, Chief L. U. Ighomrore, to the awards platform. His children and grandchildren follow behind him.


Chief L. U. Ighomrore takes a stand. At his side is Chief T. Onoge, President of Uvwie Union.


Chief L. U. Ighomrore receives UHS 10th Anniversary Distinguished Award from Maj.-Gen. David Ejoor (rtd.)


Chief L. U. Ighomrore proudly displays his new Award.


Chief L. U. Ighomrore is gently led away by his chidren and grandchildren amidst a thunderous applause  from  assembled fellow Urhobo men and women in appreciation of his great services to the Urhobo people.