Umuchu-born oil mogul and philanthropist, Chief Abraham Otti (Ikenga Umuchu, Mighty Mighty), has made a generous donation to the three highest scorers in the 2023 Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) examination from Anambra State. Chief Otti intends to present laptops and Cash prizes to the three highest Scorers at the 2023 UTME examination. The purpose of this gesture, according to the renowned philanthropist, is to facilitate their academic journey without any obstacles.
Expressing his admiration for the students’ exceptional performance, Chief Abraham Otti commended their teachers for their outstanding efforts in nurturing these champions. He further revealed that his foundation will extend this rewards to include the best students in the West African Examinations Council (WAEC), JAMB, and the National Examinations Council (NECO), as well as the most exceptional teachers in the state. Chief Otti believes that such gesture will inspire others to follow in the footsteps of previous winners, resulting in an overall improvement in the quality of human resources in the state. He equally commended the Governor of Anambra State, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo for his commitment to maintaining high educational standards in the state.
Chief Otti also expressed his appreciation for the organizers of the Anambra Man of the Year Award for identifying these talented individuals noting that the award brand will go far . As a show of support for the event, he pledged to donate all the souvenirs that will be given out at the event.
Mighty-Mighty as he is fondly called has dedicated his personal resources to positively impact the lives of members of his community and others in a profound manner. Some of his notable contributions include providing modern shelters for those living in poverty, constructing the Holy Trinity Anglican Church in AchalIa-Umuchu, gifting luxurious cars to numerous individuals, empowering youths with motorcycles, tricycles, and buses, granting scholarships to students in his kindred, organizing cultural promotion competitions with life-changing prizes, and assisting the less fortunate with clothing and essential supplies. Furthermore, Chief Otti has been providing monthly stipends to elderly individuals aged 80 and above in his village.
Chief Abraham Otti’s most recent accomplishment was the construction of a 2.8km high-quality asphalt road with dual drainage, spanning from Achalla to Ibughubu and intersecting the Umuchu-Umunze Road. Notably, he has been involved in road grading initiatives in Achalla for several years prior to this significant asphalt project. Undeterred by his achievements thus far, Chief Otti continues to seek additional opportunities to uplift the lives of people and enhance socialt infrastructure. His future plans include the construction of a Mini-Stadium at OkpunachaIIa. Champion newspaper recognized his exceptional humanitarian efforts and named him an outstanding Nigerian with a Heart of Gold. Additionally, Chief Otti intends to establish a program to celebrate outstanding students and teachers in Anambra State.
Similarly, for all his philanthropy,the organisers of the Anambra Man of the Year Award plans to honour him as the Anambra Humanitarian of the Year.
Chief Abraham Otti’s philanthropic endeavors have left an indelible mark on his community and beyond. His dedication to improving the lives of others serves as an inspiration for all.