A Photo Gallery of 4th UHS Annual Conference
Held in London, United Kingdom, October 31 - November 2, 2003
Compiled by Peter Ekeh. Photographs taken by Helen Ekeh, Perkins Foss, and Patrick Okene.
Senator D. O. Dafinone
Chief Dafinone had an early relationship with Urhobo Historical Society. He attended Fisrt UHS Annual Conference and gave its Keynote Address. He participated eagerly in the academic sessions, especially on themes relating to nature of leadership in Urhobo affairs. He received an award at the Closing Ceremony for his services to Urhobo Historical Society.




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Opening Ceremony

Academic Sessions

Cultural Evening

Closing Ceremony

Women at the Conference

Igbe Dance

Senator David Dafinone

Governor James Ibori

Deacon Gamaliel Onosode


Chief Godwin Ogbetuo

Professor Bruce Onobrakpeya

Professor Frank Ukoli

Dr. Emmanuel Urhobo

Chief Daniel Obiomah

Andrew Edevbie

Chief Simpson Obruche


Chief Perkins Foss


Professor Ajovi Scott-Emuakpor


Professor Isaac James Mowoe


Very Rev. Prof. Sam Erivwo


Dr. Helen Ekeh


Dr. Rose Aziza


Mr. Ejiro Ughwujabo

Dr. Aruegodore Oyiborhoro

Professor Michael Nabofa

 Chief J. M. Barovbe

Ms Janet Oromafuru Eruvbetere

Dr. Francis Omohwo

Mr. Love Ojakovo

Chief Albert Metitiri

Alice Ukoko

Peter Ekeh

Jude Onakpoma

Dr. Ona Pela

Mrs. Felicia Emesiru-Akusu












David Dafinone waiting for a session to begin.

David Dafinone contributing to a discussion on Urhobo leadership.

Dafinone prays over money and kola nuts for the Urhobo desiderata: otovwe (longevity), ufuoma (peace of mind), emo (children), and efe (prosperity).

Dafinone listens to UHS citation of his services to the Society. The citation was read by Dr. Helen Ekeh.