Dr. Cletus Madubugwu Ibeto (The man with Golden Heart) Omekannaya is the chairman / chairperson of the Ibeto group. The Business mogul of Eastern Nigeria turned 68 Today, Born on November 6, 1952 in Nnewi city of Anambra State. Married to Augustina Ifeyinwa okpala.
Dr. Ibeto has built a multi-billion dollar business, the Ibeto Group, spanning real estate, petrochemical, cement, auto parts, hospitality, oil and commodity trading, among others. He has enjoyed a wealth of insights from the international community in his business and network.
As philanthropist he has an Extensive Community Support Services in: Rural Electrification projects, with donation and installation of transformers, borehole water projects to communities and institutions of learning.
He Constructed and maintains a 20km road and a multipurpose hall in Nnewi community. Constructed and donated departmental buildings to Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi.
He constructed the most modern and contemporary Catholic Youth Village located in Amansea (near Awka) in Anambra State, Dr. Ibeto was acknowledged as the single largest donor and developed 250 self-contained rooms of hostel accommodation within the village designed to mitigate the accommodation challenges of students of Nnamdi Azikiwe University.
He Constructed and donated a world class church building, chancery and conference centre to St. Cletus Catholic Church, Otolo Nnewi, Anambra State.
He Sponsors annual comprehensive medical/surgical outreaches to communities that has restored health to thousands of sick and helpless Nigerians and prevented death for many.
Dr. Ibeto Is a mentor to many Nigerians, Philanthropist and also he’s recognized as one of Anambra Illustrious sons. Omekannaya has helped too many to mention both in his home town and abroad.
He is a man of good character, good business and a good name, he was focused and dedicated to the pursuit of goodness.
In recognition to his special contribution to the development of the community and the work of the people. He received awards both locally and internationally most of which are listed below.
Officer of the Order of Niger (OON) 2008
Commander of the Order of Niger (CON) 2012
Africa’s 55 wealthiest People by Venture Capital 2014
Forbes’ Most Prominent Naira Billionaire from Nnewi 2017 etc.
Dr. Cletus Omekannaya Happy Birthday, we wish you long life and prosperity