Profile of Deacon Austin Umahi, National Vice Chairman, South East
Deacon Austin Umahi was born on 25th May 1968 in Umunaga Uburu Ohazara LGA of Ebonyi State. He enrolled in Umunaga UPE Primary School at the age of five where he got his first School Leaving Certificate in 1980 and proceeded to the Prestigious Government College Afikpo where he obtained WAEC in 1984.
By 1992, he gained admission to study Accountancy in University of Jos, at the University, Austin Umahi proved that he was a leader from birth when the students unanimously elected him as the President Abia State Students Association before the creation of Ebonyi State. It is on record the he was the first President that attracted Scholarship allowance to Abia students schooling in the University. He was also the Liason Students Officer in the University and graduated in 1996 with 2nd class upper in Accounting .
The coming on board of Deacon Austin Umahi as the National Vice Chairman of People’s Democratic Party is a prayer answered by God as described by the Igbo nation.
Is on record that Deacon Umahi has not lost any battle since his assumption into office as the National Vice Chairman of People’s Democratic Party South East, he has not only fortified PDP families in the five Eastern States but has declared the readiness of the People’s Democratic Party South East to reclaim Anambra and Imo state back .
His official outings and achievements are as follows:-
Deacon Austin Umahi reconciled all aggrieved members of the party in the zone and today PDP is a one united family in South East.
Deacon Austin Umahi assured the people of Abia state victory in their last concluded Local Government Election and he led them to victory without losing any Local Government to the opposition.
Deacon Austin Umahi contributed in the people of Ebonyi State victory in their just concluded Local Government election and as well led them to that victory without losing any Local Government Area to the opposition.
Chief Deacon Austin Umahi remains a leader of our time who has sacrificed the luxuriousness of his office just to make South East a better place again, just to make PDP proud again.