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Emmanuel Isichei Ugochukwu Ojei is a noble Nigerian and as a result of his hard work, integrity and diligence he attained the height of a successful entrepreneur.

This Great entrepreneur is also known for his strategic thinking and broad humanitarian vision; for providing employment opportunities for thousands of Nigerians.

He is the Founder, Executive Chairman and Managing Director of Nuel Holdings LTD the sole distributor of Madza, Nuel Autos, Emo Oil.

Emmanuel Ojei was born in 1951 in Lagos, Nigeria. He had his primary and Secondary Education in Lagos. After which he attended Issele-Uku Technical College, Issele-Uku, Delta State Nigeria where he attained his Ordinary National Diploma (OND) in Business Administration and Management between 1970 and 1972.

In 1973 Emmanuel Ojei started off his career as a sales manager with Rutam Motors Limited-a part of Ibru Organization. In 1976, after gaining the skills and knowledge he needed, he left Rutam Motors in order to establish his own business.

This was a bit challenging to him as a very young entrepreneur in a big city like Lagos. Emmanuel Ojei had to battle with things like raising the capital he needed in order to start up.

He also had the challenge of registering his business, how to get a business office, payment of support staff, electric bills and many other things for him to succeed as an entrepreneur. Emmanuel as an individual was set on achieving his dreams.

He did not just succeed as a young Entrepreneur but he was able to make up to the top of his business and entrepreneurship. He nurtured his automobile business and from there he was able to establish several companies in different parts of Nigeria and in different sectors of the country’s economy ranging from construction, banking, insurance, manufacturing, hotel management and petroleum development and marketing.

In 1989, Emmanuel I.U Ojei was able to get his company incorporated as Nuel Ojei Holdings Limited (NOH) in order to harmonize his various business interests into one dynamic group. In barely two decades, after NOH was incorporated, it rapidly evolved as a behemoth in the Nigerian business landscape under the visionary leadership of its founder, Dr. Ojei.

Today, NOH Group has over 10 business units and associate companies and has maintained a highly diversified investment platform with its tentacles spread across automobile, baking, insurance, oil and gas, solid minerals, energy and telecommunications.

NOH has technical partners in overseas and they have been able to execute a number of high tech-driven projects in the areas of power and energy, aviation safety and security, shipping and ship buildings, oil and gas etc.

Ojei group of companies over the years has been able to carve a niche for itself as the foremost, wholly owned private conglomerate, combining a crack team of approximately 200 highly experienced expatriate and Nigerian professionals in its workforce.

Ojei expanded his business to some of the major commercial cities in Nigeria such as Abuja, Port Harcourt and Asaba including overseas liaison office in Germany and UK.

In 2011, Ojei was recognized as one of the 50 “Founding Fathers” of Delta State by the then Delta State Governor; Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan during the state’s 20th anniversary for his industry, integrity, professional expertise and contributions towards the development of the state and the Nation at large.

Emmanuel Ojei was also given an Honorary Doctorate Degree by the Prestigious Delta State University, Abraka, Nigeria. He is happily married and blessed with children.

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