Ohiauga Community in Ogba-Egbema-Ndoni LGA of Rivers State has selected Chief Bright Abali as their Ochi Ohna, Paramount Ruler on her Easter Congress Meeting held on 18th April 2022 at Ohiauga town Square.
Announcing the result of the screening, Chairman of the screening committee Pastor Moses Agwu Brown thanked the community for the opportunity to serve and the Secretary of the screening committee, Mr. Wizdom Azubike Adieme declared to the Community that Chief Amb. Bright Abali who scored 76 points against his kinsman & co-contestant, Jophet Uche Nwokocha who scored 64 points in the screening is the winner and is returned Selected as the Ochi Ohna the third of Ohiauga.
Chief Bright Abali was later presented to the Community by the Eldest man Elder Geoffrey Igwela who was represented by Chief Kingdom O. Igwela.
In his acceptance speech, Chief Amb. Bright Abali thanked Ohiauga community for giving him the opportunity to serve his fatherland as the third paramount ruler. In his words “My name is Bright, from today henceforth darkness will give way in Ohiauga and Light shall take over our community”.
Chief Amb. Bright Abali hails from Umuezeali family of Ohiauga community in Ogbaland. He is an eminent Peace Advocate, former Rivers State youth Leader and Chairmanship candidate of African Democratic Congress (ADC) in the April 2021 LGA Election.
In accordance with tradition, Amb. Bright Abali have stated that he will be coronated on 25th June 2022 as Ochi Oha the third to succeed HRH Eze Clement Agbam the second of Ohiauga.