Who is Theresa Onuorah?
Theresa Onuorah is an Igbo highlife musician and the custodian of the Egedege Dance and Music genre of traditional Igbo music.
As a respected Igbo traditional musician, Theresa Onuorah is known by many titles including:
- Onu Ejiri Mara Mba
- The Queen of Culture
- Queen of Egedege Music
- Queen of Unubi
Theresa Onuorah Wiki Profile
|Full Name||Theresa Chizeberum Onuorah|
|State of Origin||Unubi Town in Anambra State|
|Date of Birth||January 9, 1942|
|Age||80 years old|
|Husband||Godwin Igboebisi (yet-to-be verified)|
Theresa Onuorah childhood
Theresa Onuorah was born in Unubi – a town in Nnewi South Local Government Area of Anambra State. Her father was a local “egwu ekpili” musician in his prime years.
Theresa Onuorah education
Theresa Onuorah revealed that her passion for music led her to touring different parts of the country and this obstructed her education.
Theresa Onuorah career
According to reports, Theresa Onuorah’s father was a local egwu ekpili musician and traditionalist who achieved some fame in his village.
Theresa Onuorah started singing at a young age, sometimes joining her father’s group in their act. She would later form her Egedege Dance Group in her 30s with which she toured different parts of Eastern Nigeria and beyond, performing with her troop at weddings, funerals and festivals.
Theresa Onuorah released her first official album in 1976 at the age of 34.
Theresa Onuorah Age
Theresa Onuorah was born on January 9, 1942 and she turned 80 years old this year (2022). She held a big party at Hollywood Event Centre, Awka, on the 9th of January to mark her 80th birthday.
Theresa Onuorah marriage, husband and children
It is known that Theresa Onuorah has been married for over three decades, however, detailed information about her family life remain scarce in the media.
According to reports, the titled songstress is married to a man named Godwin Igboebisi and they have grownup children together. Other details of her children remain sketchy at this time, except that they are all grown.
Theresa Onuorah phone number and contact details
You can contact Queen Theresa Onuorah via her Instagram page – @officialqueentheresaonuorah.
The phone number of her management, as shared on her social media page, is 08125215562. The number can be called for bookings and enquiries about the singer.