Samuel Onuigbo is a Nigerian politician and businessman who has served as the member of the House of Representatives for Ikwuano/Umuahia North/South federal constituency since 2011. He is the founder and chairman of the S. Onuigbo Group, a conglomerate with interests in oil and gas, real estate, and hospitality.
Samuel Onuigbo Early Life
Samuel Onuigbo was born on February 23, 1966, in Umuahia, Abia State, Nigeria. He is the first of eight children born to his parents, Chief and Mrs. Ogbonnaya Onuigbo.
Samuel Onuigbo Education
Samuel Onuigbo attended the Government College Umuahia for his secondary education. He then proceeded to the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, where he obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics in 1987. He later earned a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from the same university in 1992.
Samuel Onuigbo Career
Samuel Onuigbo began his career as a banker with the First Bank of Nigeria Plc. He later worked as an investment banker with Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs. In 1997, he founded the S. Onuigbo Group, a conglomerate with interests in oil and gas, real estate, and hospitality.
Samuel Onuigbo Achievement
Samuel Onuigbo has been involved in politics since 2011. He was elected to the House of Representatives in 2011 and has been re-elected twice since then. He is a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
As a member of the House of Representatives, Samuel Onuigbo has sponsored and co-sponsored several bills and motions, including the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), the Electoral Act Amendment Bill, and the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Amendment Bill.
Samuel Onuigbo Net Worth
Samuel Onuigbo’s net worth is estimated at $100 million. He is one of the wealthiest politicians in Nigeria.
Samuel Onuigbo is a successful businessman and politician. He is a role model for young Nigerians who aspire to achieve great things in life.