Idoma Record Holders

S# Record Record Holder Yearsort ascending
1 First Idoma person to become a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) Godwin Odumu Obla, SAN, FCIArb 2013
2 First Idoma to win Nigerian Academy of Science award Professor Michael Umale Adikwu 2006
3 First winner of MTV Europe Best African Act Award Innocent Ujah Idibia (2Face) 2005
4 First Professor of Theatre Arts to become a Vice-Chancellor in Nigeria Professor Shamsudeen Amali (OFR) 2002
5 First Idoma to win Nations Cup Daniel Amokachi 1994
6 First Nigerian to obtain a PhD in Modern Drama Professor Shamsudeen Amali (OFR) 1976
7 First Chief of the Air Staff Brigadier Emmanuel E Ikwue 1969
8 First Medical Doctor from Idoma Land Dr Edwin Idoko Obe (Late) 1963
9 First Graduate from Present Day Benue State Dr. Edwin Ogbu 1951