Tuesday, 3 February 2009

Onyeka Onwenu



Onyeka is an accomplished Singer/Songwriter, Journalist and Actress. She is in unfussy terms a musical legend. Onyeka is a graduate of Wellesley College, Wellesley Massachusetts and the New School for Social Research in New York, where she obtained a B.A in International Relations and Communications and a Masters Degree in Media Studies respectively.

From the onset of her broadcasting career with the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) in the 80s, to singing career and later Nollywood, Elegant Stallion (as she is fondly called), ranks among the best artistes that Nigeria has produced.

Onwenu is also a part time politician, She veered into politics when she contested the Local Government Chairmanship for Ideato North in Imo State in 2003.Though unsuccessful in her bid, Ms. Onwenu plans to seek further opportunities to serve her people at the local government level.

Onyeka is the chairperson of the Imo State Council of Arts and Culture.

Music
Golden Songs Vol 1
Golden Songs Vol. 2Golden Songs Vol. 3

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