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OPM: A Foundation’s Intervention For Job Creation



Apostle Chibuzor Chinyere is the General Overseer/Founder of Omega Power Ministries (OPM) headquartered in Port-Harcourt, Rivers State and the President of the OPM Foundation and he has been severally honored with numerous awards, commendations and garlands on account of his tremendous achievements in advancing the cause of national, regional and global peace, unity, stability and progress as an unparalleled missioner, philanthropist and empowerer of hundreds of thousands of men, women, youths and children throughout the African continent, Europe, Asia and  Latin America and the Caribbean regions.

Indeed the achievements, interventions and positive contributions of Apostle Chibuzor Chinyere’s OPM Foundation includes: A skills acquisition scheme to equip beneficiaries for hairdressing, tailoring, bead making, aquaculture, poultry, animal husbandry and more; the ‘Operation 45,000 Free Schools’ project designed to train over 45,000 less privileged children in standard schools constructed by OPM Foundation throughout Nigeria. The beneficiaries are provided with free textbooks, free uniforms, and they even go on excursions within and outside the country; the establishment of the first all-girls Technical College in Africa totally free of tuition, accommodation, or any other fee. The girls-only technical college is the first of its kind in Africa; donation of a plot of land and farm seedlings to each of 100 individuals to enable them embark on subsistence and commercial farming; anti-human trafficking program: 11 pregnant young girls had been trafficked to a fake orphanage and kept in unlawful custody, so that when they were delivered of babies they would be sold and the young mothers promised money by the traffickers.

OPM Foundation gave the pregnant ladies free feeding and accommodation, and registered them in ante-natal care programs free of charge. The girls have been trained in various skills and are presently enrolled free of charge in the OPM Foundation standard schools; anti-prostitution program: OPM Foundation converted 36 former commercial sex workers within Rivers state. They were offered free accommodation and food, while they were trained in several skills. Those with children had their kids enrolled in the free OPM schools program. Several of the former sex workers are now happily married.

The foundation operates free boutiques where clothes, shoes, hats, etc. are shared to the less privileged; free computer training centre at Elele Prisons; free tailoring and computer centre at Rumuyi, Emohua LGA, Rivers State; free restaurant in Port Harcourt, Rivers State; free primary and nursery school at Ohanku, Abia State; free ICT-based nursery/primary school in Port Harcourt, Rivers State;  construction of a housing estate in Rumoukwurusho, Rumuigbo and Aluu communities in Rivers State;  construction of two-bedroom flats for numerous widows;  a multi-skill acquisition centre to train Nigerians in oil and gas, carpentry, tailoring, rig welding, free driving school etc;  free lunch, free computer training, free textbooks and fully equipped laboratory for students in Port Harcourt; provision of free water borehole for Nkukpuwa community in Abia State; feeding and caring for thousands of homeless people in Houston, Texas.

The founder has through the foundation raised life expectancy in several second and third world countries in a manner some governments could not.

Apostle Chibuzor Chinyere apart from bagging the Man of the Century  (Millennium) Award has also won the General Overseer of the Year Award 2018 and is a Distinguished Nominee for the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize; the CNN Heroes Project; UNICEF/WHO Goodwill Ambassador; the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Global Poverty Alleviation; the Special  Envoy of the U.N  Secretary General to Global Crisis Spots like Syria, Haiti, Iraq, Afghanistan, Myanmar, North Korea, Southern United States and the U.S/Mexico Border. Indeed more honours, commendations, garlands, laurels, awards and accolades await the venerable Apostle Chibuzor Chinyere in the crucial days and years


– Asadu wrote in from Abuja