About Us


Igbomina Descendants Association (UK) was formed by indigene of Igbominaland in United Kingdom who had a vision of a social, political and economic association of Igbomina indigene in UK. The first ever meeting of the association was held with 8 members on 28 October 1990.  

Trip to Dover  

List of members at the first Igbomina meeting.
Held on the 28th October 1990
At residence of Mr. G. Adeniyi
     Name                                               Town
1, Mr Gbenga O Owolabi
2. Mr Gbenga Adeniyi                     Aran Orin
3. Mr Bisi Afolayan                           Omu Aran
4. Mr Ellis Kola Jolayemi                Oko
5. Mr Joshua Bisi Oloyede              Isanlu – Isin
6. Mr Michael Niyi Banigbe           Ijara – Isin
7. Mr Boyeji Afolayan                      Omu Aran
8. Mr Stephen Bolaji Jetawo



 IDA is established to:

  • To provide a forum for the deliberation and discussion of issues that affects the welfare and wellbeing of all members and indeed of our motherland

  • To provide an avenue for the execution of our charitable objectives

  • To promote opportunities to facilitate economic, political, cultural and social interaction among all Igbomina descendants living in the UK, in Nigeria and indeed world-wide

  • To enable the social integration and education of our children in accordance with our traditional ethics and customs

  • To show interest and participate in any activity that will enhance the reputation of the Igbomina people

  • To protect and promote the interest of members, where such interest is in consonance with the aims of the association.

  • To commission projects for the benefits of our indigenous motherland.