is drawn from all indigenes of Efik, Efut and Qua clans resident in Delta State, Nigeria. Husbands and Wives who are not from Efik, Efut and Qua are members by marriage.
Becoming a Member
a member is automatic as far as you are Efik, Efut and Qua and resident in Delta
State, Nigeria. Distance membership is also welcome. Presently, some of our members are in Canada. We are always looking out
for members to join the Association. And so we are calling out to all Efik, Efut and Qua indigenes, most especially those
resident in Delta State and where ever you may be in Nigeria and the world over. And for those of you Efik,
Efut and Qua indigenes abroad, no matter how few you may be, we are calling on you to form an ESOP in which ever country you
may be in the world o join us. And do not hesitate to contact us for support if you happen to form one. We need your support
as well as you need our. In other words we need each other to move the Efik Nation forward. Members must be able to dedicate enough time to participate and make a difference in the ESOP.
join you need to visit the ESOP on the day of their meeting, introduce yourself and collect and complete an membership application
form. Your will be required to pay registration fee and membership dues as the case may be. Please contact us for more information.
Aims and Objectives and benefits of the ESOP are well spelt out in the ESOP's Constitution which is given to
members as they join. Some of the benefits spelt out in the constitution of the ESOP, to mention but a few are a shown below:
1. Birth of a New born Baby
A member or wife of a member who puts to bed a new born baby shall be visited by the ESOP and shall be entitled
to some financial donation.
2. Bereavement of a Parent or an immediate relation of a member.
In event of death occurring as stated above, the ESOP shall make some specified financial donation and participate
and support the bereaved member to ensure the funeral was a success.
3. Death of Member
In event of death of a member, the ESOP shall make some specified financial donation and participate and support
the bereaved family to ensure the funeral was a success.
4. Assistance to Member
The ESOP Shall give financial assistance to members in need or in distress: either a loan
or outright cash gift. However, each application will be treated on its merit by the Executive Committee.
5. ESOP Education Award
The ESOP will award Education Scholarship to deserving children of members.
from the above, there are several benefits to becoming a member of the ESOP, and this becomes apparent as soon as you are
a member. Our members are very close friends and we have a great time when we get together. Of course we also have a common
interest, and we hope to further our cause.