The Authority Icon: JOE OBIJIAKU
For his notable philanthropy and unique entrepreneurial vision which has seen him leapfrog many challenges and successfully establish his business empire; for creating employment opportunities for many and for specific game-changing interventions in his community, state and country at large, Chief Joe Obijiaku, Ugochukwutubelu Nnewi, is The AUTHORITY Icon.
He is a notable philanthropist and visionary entrepreneur and has indeed considerably impacted his socio-cultural environment. Meet Chief Joe Obijiaku (Ugochukwutubelu Nnewi) founding Chairman/CEO Middle Point Nig. Ltd
His acute determination, self-discipline, simplicity, humility and hard work drove his resounding success in the fields of education and business. He is the sole importer and distributor of the popular Solite and Rocket Batteries, Polygard wide range of quality car care products, Stop car care products and Nanpao Resin.
A philanthropist, he has a clear testimony of goodwill and multiple contributions to the social and economic development of Akabor- Umudim Community Nnewi Town, Anambra State and the nation in general. He has constructed boreholes to supply water in his village, provided transformer to supply electricity in his village. He graded and tarred the roads within Akabor village and reconstructed the old existing bridge, On the education front, he awarded scholarships to many indigent students from primary school to university level. He has touched the lives of many people through his many acts of charity within and outside.
As a result of his innumerable contributions, he is a recipient of countless awards for the community services and his nation at large. He has been honored with many awards of excellence by the United Kingdom, Taiwan, Korea, United Stated of America and several other countries. He has been offered chieftaincy titles from different towns and states which he declined due to his simple way of life. He accepted the one offered to him by Igwe Nnewi HRH Igwe K.O.N Orizu III. Hence the title “Ugochukwutubelu Nnewi” and from Umudim Nnewi Lagos Branch, He accepted the title “Onwa Umudim in Lagos”.
He belongs to many clubs and societies. He also belongs to the British Chamber of Commerce, American Chamber of Commerce, et cetera - where he has also received different awards.
Joe Obijiaku is married to the Executive Managing Director of Middle Point Nigeria Limited; they are blessed with children.