Umo Eno is an elected Pastor, Politician and Governor of Akwa Ibom State. He is described as a wise Christian leader and an outstanding businesswoman. Umo is also recognized for his role as Governor and CEO of the Royal Group.
|Full real name
|Umo Bassey Eno
|Governor-elect of Akwa State Ibom
|English, Pidgin, Ibibio and Yoruba.
|Local Government St. Francis Middle School Victory High School
|University of Uyo
|Politician, Pastor, Businessman
|Age (as of 2023)
|58 years old.
|Date of birth
|May 10, 1964
|Place of birth
|Ikot Ekpene, Eastern Region, Nigeria (now in Akwa Ibom State)
|5 million USD
|Current place of residence
|In Feet Inches: 6′ 0″
|in kilograms: 90 kg
Umo Eno Age & Early Life
Umo Eno was born on May 10, 1964. His origin is Ikot Ekpene in the Eastern Region of Nigeria. (now in Akwa Ibom state). In a recent conversation with “The Guardian,” he stated that he spent his youth in the Police Barracks. Since his father was a policeman, he grew up as a confident child in the Police Barracks. As a young man, he learned about life among the tribes. Pastor Umo was not born into a wealthy family in Nigeria.
His best academic degree is a Master of Public Administration from Uyo University. He also conducted studies to complete his Ph. degree at Uyo University. Also, he said in his interview that he attended the School of Local Government in Ikeja for basic education. However, he never participated in soccer or other activities while in high school. Umo Eno was later admitted to St. Francis of Eket but did not finish school there. He transferred to Victory High School in Ikeja, where he completed his studies. After finishing school, he got a job in a bank and started earning money to continue his education. After that, he obtained his bachelor’s and master’s degrees after a long battle. He got married at a very young age.
Umo Eno Height & Weight
Umo Eno is 6 feet 0 inches tall. He weighs about 90 kg. He has lovely warm black eyes and black locks. No information on bust-waist-hip measurements, skirt size, shoe size, biceps, etc.
Umo Eno’s Net Worth
What is Umo Eno’s net worth? According to sources, Pastor Umo Eno currently has a net worth of $5 million, which he earns through his labor in various fields and his company. He is currently governor after winning the governor race in March 2023 and his earnings are sure to increase his net worth in the years to come.
Umo Eno, dubbed a Visionary Christian Leader, is renowned for his dedication and perseverance in his profession. Along with his political work, Umo is recognized as the Governor/CEO of the Royal Group. He started this business in 1997 and now has over 500 employees working directly across Nigeria in industries such as catering, manufacturing and oil and gas. His flourishing career began in 1982, when he started working as a qualified officer at Union Bank of Nigeria. From 1985 to 1990, he also worked for Bertola Machine Tools before joining Norman Holdings Limited from 1990 to 1997. At Norman Holdings Limited, Umo Eno held the position of Group General Manager (GGM).
In addition, from 2004 to 2007, he served as Chairman of the Akwa Ibom Hotel and Tourism Board. His outstanding work has earned him many honors for living the spirit of the common good. He previously won the National Productivity Award. In addition, this meeting helped him become a book writer. Build Wealth – God’s Way, Breakthrough, Exercise Your Dominion, Dream Back and The Mark of a Disciple are some of his works.
Umo Eno continues to be the Publisher/Editor-in-Chief of Hospitality Connect and The Appetizer Magazines. He contributed to Christian publications. As a Pastor, he visits many Christian activities. Governor Udom Emmanuel appointed him Commissioner for Land and Water Resources in Akwa Ibom State in 2021. However, he withdrew from the Commissioner position to run for Governor. In March 2023, he was elected Governor on behalf of the People’s Democratic Party.
Umo Eno Wife & Marriage
Who is Umo Eno’s wife? Pastor Umo Eno is currently married to Pastor (Mrs.) Patience Eno. He has six daughters and is the grandfather of his grandchildren. During his conversation, he revealed that his wife had just lost her mother. His partner comes from a family of five brothers. Umo became responsible for his wife’s brothers after her mother-in-law died. Since then, Pastor Umo has taken care of his children, wife and other family members. He is described as an excellent social worker with a strong personality that believes in diligent effort.