Ihe Development Initiative (IDI) whose membership comprises entrepreneurs, academics and servicemen was founded in 2016, to share in the burden of Ihe community’s and its neighbouring communities’ development. 

Build a Community Where All Youth Are Safe, Strong & Valued.

IDI’s Core Vision and Objectives


To create a forum that will ensure that the rights, needs and privileges of the people of Ihe and its neighbouring communities are promoted and protected.


To promote and pursue the development of human capitals in Ihe and its neighbouring communities through education, intellectual and socioeconomic empowerment.


To promote links with similar associations, groups or bodies within and outside Ihe for human capital development through education, socioeconomic contacts and career development…

Our Mission Statement

A human capital development organisation, Ihe Development Initiative (IDI) aspires to youth and socioeconomic development in Ihe.

IDI Scholarships

Master’s degree (MSc)

funded with dues and voluntary donations by members and supports from non members .

PGD Scholarship Award ( AUPSA)

Alhaji and Mrs Ismaila Ugwu PGD Scholarship Award ( AUPSA)

Doctorate degree ( PhD)

Chief (Dr) Okolo partners with Ihe Development Initiative (IDI) and offers a cash award for students of Ihe who want to do a PhD in any public university in Nigeria

The Memorial Awards

The Dechukwu Memorial Award

The Dechukwu Memorial Award sponsor ( The Denchukwu Foundation)

The Joe Udeh Memorial Award

The Joe Udeh Memorial Award, sponsor( Chief Ugochukwu Udeh

Ma Cecilia O Memorial Award

Ma Cecilia Ozoemena Memorial Award, Sponsor ( Air Cdre EJ Ozoemena (Rtd)

Pa Enewe Agu Memorial Award

Pa Lawrence Agu Memorial Award for the pupils from the four public Primary Schools in Ihe, funded by IDI

Sylvester Okafor Ekoh Memorial Award

Sylvester Okafor Ekoh Memorial Award sponsor ( Mazi and Mrs Madueke Ekoh)

Jude Chibuzo Ekoh Memorial Award

Jude Chibuzo Ekoh Memorial Award for Academic Excellence Excellence meant for the students of CSS, Ihe, funded by IDI

The IDI Programs

IT & Computer Training

Career Development Programmes

Seminars & Workshops

IDI Relief Scheme

IDI Empowerment Scheme
IDI members

Our Contact

Build a Community Where All Youth Are Safe, Strong & Valued

Working hours

Monday- Saturday :8:00-18:30 Hrs
(Phone until 17:30 Hrs)
Friday - 8:00-14:00

We are here

Ihe town, Awgu LGA, Enugu State, Nigeria
Call : Mr. Peter +2347036379605