PRESIDENT & SISTER NMERIBE. July 2016-July 2019.
“Our leaders were mighty men in the faith of the Lord; and they taught the people the ways of the Lord” (Jarom 1:7).
“Now it was the custom among all the Nephites to appoint for their chief captains … some one that had the spirit of revelation and also prophecy” (3 Nephi 3:19).
Born in Ntigha, Nigeria, to Lawrence Ochulo Nmeribe and Mercy Sussannah Eziakonwa Ahamba Nmeribe, Francis O. Nmeribe, prior to his call to serve as the Mission President Of the Nigeria Enugu Mission for The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter-Day Saints, was and still is a relationship expert, life/dream coach, personal transformation teacher and a seasoned industrial security practitioner.
He holds a degree in Philosophy and a Diploma in Public Administration from the University of Calabar, Calabar, Cross River State of Nigeria.
He is a Fellow of the Nigerian Institute for Industrial Security (NIIS), a member of the American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS). He holds an Associate Membership of both the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR) and Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM).
He worked for more than 22 years as a Security Intelligence operative where he rose to the position of a Principal Staff Officer. He is a security consultant for blue chip organizations around the country.
He hosts personal transformation seminars across the West African sub-region, helping people to transform their lives, diversify their sources of income by creating multiple streams of income. He coaches people who need direction or are planning to make major decisions or have doubts about the probable cause of action in their lives. Working as accountability partner, he helps people discover their life’s purpose and passion which they pursue to make a success of their financial and social lives.
President Nmeribe has served as a ward young single adult adviser, Stake President, Bishop, District President, and District Presidency Counselor. International security manager, Africa West Area, Corporation of the Presiding Bishop.
He is the author of two books soon-to-be-on-the-shelve entitled: “Foundation for Joyful Relationships and Growing Through Your Experiences”.
Presidents favorite quote:
“Seest thou a man diligent in his business? he shall stand before kings; he shall not stand before mean men.”
Born in Umuahia, Nigeria, to Uche Kalu Amogu and Diana Efere Ojukwu Amogu. Sister Nmeribe had also served as a ward young single adult adviser, Stake Relief Society President, District Primary President, and Ward and Branch Relief Society President. She is a fine polymath and always ready to freely teach, mentor and encourage whoever stands in need of such.
Both President and Sister Nmeribe are engaged in helping youths to prepare for the real world in their programme tagged “Youth Preparing for the Real World”. They are blessed with 3 children and “several other children”. They both succeed President Freebody A. Mensah and Sister Esther Mensah. With a great desire to sharing the gospel and unfeigned love for the missionaries they preside over, We are very grateful to have them here at the Nigeria Enugu Mission.