Dave Nweze Umahi who is generally referred to as Dave Umahi was born on the 1st of January 1964 in Uburu Ebonyi State.
He attended isiagu high school and government secondary school Afikpo.
In 1982, he gained admission in the Enugu state school of science and technology, he graduated in 1987, with a BSc in Civil engineering.
Dave Umahi is the co-founder of Norman engineering and construction Nigeria limited, till 1993, he served as General manager of Norman engineering.
He was also the chairman of Brass engineering and construction Nigeria limited, Osborn la palme royal resort limited, focus investment Nigeria limited, and many others.
In 2007, he was the acting chairman of the Ebonyi state chapter of the peoples democratic party (PDP).
From 2009 to 2011, he was the state chairman of the party.
Dave Umahi was also on the governing board of the federal medical center in Asaba, operating as its chairman.
How Dave Umahi Become a big Political figure?
He became the deputy governor of Ebonyi state in 2011, on a ticket with Martin Elechi.
Dave Nweze Umahi was elected as Ebonyi state governor in 2015 through an election that was highly challenged by All progressive congress (APC), All progressive grand alliance (APGA), and the Labour party, on the ground of killings, immoralities, and various heights of misconduct.
In October 2015, the governorship election tribunal upheld the legitimacy of the election.
David Umahi, took up the role as the governor of Ebonyi state, under the people’s democratic party platform (PDP).
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Is Dave Nweze Umahi Developing Ebonyi State?
By taking up governorship roles, he has helped in the development of Ebonyi state
Every indigene of Ebonyi state can firmly testify his good work, from the educational sector, to the health sector.