Enugu East 2023: Chief Barr Joshua Mba is the man we know


Chief Barr Joshua Mba is a servant leader with thick global business reach and he has all it takes to transform Enugu East senatorial district. He is fit, humble and humane, tested and trusted, competent, capable, experienced and trustworthy.



Barr Joshua Mba was born on 10th oct 1963 to Chief John mba  Nwede Aka Okaibe 1 and Chief Mrs Grace mba of umuedenwede Anyiaba family in umuiba village.

A rural town in ancient kingdom on Nara Unataeze clan.

He attended his primary and secondary school education in Nara Unataeze.

After his post secondary school Education in 1982,he proceeded to Onitsha in search of golden flee and pitched his tent first in freelance insurance as agent and rose to the position of branch manager with Acil international cooperative insurance LTD while at the same time

A life insurance agent with the famous American international insurance Company LTD

He left insurance Company in 1991 proceeded abroad to catch the rave of the moment  while abroad he chased movement and found himself in Oriental world of Asia in the State of Taiwan,

He took to factory work and other menial works to survive his new found world were he is completely a stranger to language culture and religion.

Chief Joshua Mba came back to Nigeria after 3 years sojourn in Oriental world and pitched his tent in Lagos with a friend in the area of buying and selling of furniture and furniture products, office equipment and general merchants.

He got married to Mrs Chineze Virginia mba and was blessed with children



He obtained all his legal Education from the University of Lagos,i.e

He holds a diploma in law at  University of Lagos in 1991

He obtained his bachelor of law LL.B and

Master’s of law LL.M from University of Lagos.

He was called to Bar in Nigeria and he is a legal practitioner.



Barr Joshua Mba ventured into politics in 2011 after several consultation and he started participating in politics bc he found out that it’s a veritable channel of serving his people in his  quest to bring government closer to his rural folks who lack the modern touch of civilisation.

After the brief sojourn with people for democratic change party (PDC) under the leadership of His Excellency Chimaroke Nnamamani ,he joined the mainstream politics in Enugu state under the banner of people’s democratic party (PDP) supporting them to win in a land slide Victory both in 2011 and 2015 general election respectively.

His service to humanity began when he built a cottage house to a window neighbor who has no roof for her head including the children not even a thatched house as she is living in a tenant house with the family.

Moreover,in 2011,he singlehandedly built a Modern class room block furnished with standard furniture in Obeagu umuiba primary school which he donated to the community and was later renovated in 2015 and was commissioned by His Excellency RT Hon Ifeanyi ugwuanyi ably represented by the commissioner for education Enugu state on 7th Jan 2016.

He has undertaken many rural roads like repairing, grading and maintenance over the years. In 2015 he graded the entire road of umuiba Akam and the interlink of our market square in umueze through umuawalagu autonomous community

He is actively involved in the electrical project which is yet to be realised

He reconstructed the connecting bridge over the ogbuogba stream which is the shortest gateway to Nkanu East from the southern communities like Nara Nomeh Mburumbu and Nkerefi respectively.

Barr Joshua Mba who is popularly know as chinemeze 1 of Nara Unataeze kingdom has supported various Church buildings including St Pius Catholic Church Abego, Methodist Church Onuorie Nara Unataeze, Assemblies of God church and host of others.

Barr Joshua Mba is the current president general of umuiba Nara Unataeze

He has also contributed immensely over the education of his people both secondary and University level of some indigent and brilliant students.

He is setting up a foundation to devote more resources and energy in youth development, empowerment,scholarship and eradication of poverty in the community generally.

My people chief Joshua Mba (chinemeze 1 of Nara Unataeze) has declared his interest to run for the office of the Senate to represent the Good people of Enugu East Senatorial zone in Red Chamber.


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