UPUUK is an acronym for UMUNEDE PROGRESSIVE UNION UNITED KINGDOM
This is an association of sons and daughters of Umunede resident in the UK.
This association was formed and inaugurated on the 05/09/2009 under the leadership of Mrs. Pat Ekwueme Mason (President) and Mr. Edwin Washington-Ihieme (General Secretary). It is strictly a charitable union without any inclination to politics.The existence of this association has been blessed by HRH, AGADAGIDI 1, EZE NWE-ALI ,THE OBI OF UMUNEDE who has been of imense support to the association since its inception. He monitors our activities as his children hence he is the sole custodian of authoruthy in Umunede Kingdom.
Summarily, the aims of the union are, To promote good relationship among Ede Sons & Daughters in UK diaspora, To work closely with UPU Nigeria, To promote good relationship and association with other organizations, To assist in improving the quality and standard of living in Umunede through charitable services to all sections of the community, and to propagate the ideals of the community and advance its culture beyond its boundaries.
Effectively, UPUUK is an extension of Umunede Progressive Union headquartered in Umunede, Ika North East, Delta State of Nigeria, the history of which has been perfectly documented and put together by
Umunede National Association USA. "The History and Culture of our Land"
Our partners in progress are UPU Umunede and its branches throughout the federation of Nigeria and Umunede National Association USA, INC.
We draw our membership from Umunede origins resident in the UK both male, female, adult and young. Further criteria for membership could be found on the membership form.
UPUUK Secretery General