The Chairman of Fisher Trust, His Excellency Dr. Okwesilieze Nwodo accompanied by the Executive Secretary of the Trust paid a condolence visit to the family of the late distinguished Umuahian, Barr. Lucius Nwosu S.A.N. in Abuja last night.

The visit coincided with that of the Nigerian Bar Association led by its National President, Chief Akpata.


The March edition of the GCU entrance test for the 2022/23 session into JSS 1 will take place on Saturday 26th March at 10am in all centres .
The centres are:

1.Umuahia: Government College Umuahia.

Address: Umuahia-Ikot Ekpene Road Umuahia, Abia State.
Time: 10am

  1. Owerri: Little Rock International School

Address: 5 School Rd, Works Layout 460108

Time: 10am prompt

  1. Lagos: Online/ RCCG Olive Tree Parish

Address: Main Arterial Road, Banana Island, Ikoyi, Lagos

  1. Abuja: JayMaris Academy.

Address- No 6, Commissioners Avenue, off Nepa Road, Phase 4, Kubwa Abuja.

Time: 10am

  1. Awka : Community Primary School

Address: Amawbia Awka.

Time: 10am.

  1. Onitsha: Heritage Heights School

Address: No 1 Olor Street Omagba
Phase 1

  1. Enugu: The Conference Hall

Address: Enechionya & Associates
Ozoude Chambers
1A Denton/Moorehouse Streets,
Off Ogui Road,

Time: 10am

  1. Online exams can be written from anywhere in Nigeria and Overseas
  2. Uyo and Calabar exam centres- March 26
  3. Kindly note that both online and face to face will run simultaneously.
  4. All candidates are expected to be seated 15mins before time in preparation for the exam. Please come along with 2 passport photographs,a pencil, sharpener and eraser.
  5. Subsequent entrance test for both online and physical will be-

• Saturday May 28

We will appreciate intensive marketing and more test centres.

Let me know if you have questions or require further clarification.
Kindly call:
09131056805; 09060203678
Or email:

Kind regards
Ngozi Emezue
Head, GCU Lagos Secretariat


Payment Platforms for Donors.


N400M Wall of Honor Fund –
Zenith Bank: 1017450750
Union Bank: 0043028521
Domiciliary USD: 0043357902

Principals House (1961, 1962, 1963, 1964 & 1965) –
Union Bank: 0043028521
Domiciliary USD: 0043357902

Blue Building (1966, 1967 & 1979) –
Fidelity Bank Naira Account: 4520009180
Fidelity Bank Domiciliary Account: 5590013301

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GCU Restoration Newsletter – MARCH 2020

Dear Umuahian,

Hope you are well. Please find attached the recent edition of the GCU Restoration Newsletter to provide important updates on the Project.

Please share with other fellow Umuahians in your Class, Branch and Network.

Best regards,
FEDT Secretariat

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Vacancy: Principal, Nigeria

The Board of the Trust is currently seeking to appoint a dynamic, experienced and inspirational Principal to prepare, launch and lead GCU from September 2020. This will be a challenging and exciting project, to relaunch Government College Umuahia, and bring it once again to the forefront of excellent educational provision in Africa. For an informal discussion about this opportunity, please contact Edward Clark on +44(0)1256 862840 or +44 (0)7718 588616, or email at edward@lsceducation.com. To apply for the post, please visit www.lsceducation.com and submit your up to date CV and a formal letter of application quoting code GCU. The letter should incorporate how you meet the person specification, why you are applying for the position and what particular attributes and qualities you would bring to the role.

Key Dates
Closing date: 7 April 2020
Shortlist interviews: 20, 21 April 2020 (in London)
Final Interviews: 14, 15 May 2020 (in Nigeria)

The Fisher Educational Development Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undergo relevant background checks.

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