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tein jack-rich

Jack-Rich was born on the 28th day of January 1975 to a humble family of Elder and Mrs. Teinbo Saturday Seliyefubara Jack-Rich, in Rivers State, Nigeria.
At the age of just ten, the responsibility to become a man was naturally bestowed on young Jack-Rich, who at the time had lost both parents and without any guardian except God Almighty to chart his path.
After twelve years of hard work, Jack-Rich founded J+G Global Gas & Oilfield Limited in 1998 and other subsidiaries to provide oil and gas-related services. Today, he is the President/Founder of Belemaoil Producing Limited, the first indigenous oil Exploration and Production Company in Nigeria to emerge from an oil Producing community in the heart of Niger Delta.
As a philanthropist driven by his values to give back to the society, he has through his Foundation, awarded scholarships to hundreds of students, some of whom have graduated from schools in Canada, Ghana, Ukraine, UK, USA, Malaysia, Nigeria, North Cyprus, and the Philippines.
Today, Jack-Rich and his Foundation have provided for his community and other communities the best portable drinking water, employing over 3,000 Nigerian youths with plans for 12,000 as ambassadors of wealth creation throughout Nigeria
Jack-Rich studied Petroleum Production Technology in Panola College Cartage, (Texas) USA, Business Administration at the University of Wales, and Business Management at Usam University, with several Fellowship and Doctorate awards within and outside Nigeria.
He was conferred with the title of Sarkin Ruwan Hausa (the Water Provider) by the Daura Emirate in appreciation of his concerted humanitarian effort in alleviating the problem of potable water in Daura Community – Katsina State, and by extension, Hausa Land.
He is a multidimensional strategic thinker, a motivator, a strong believer in the Greater Nigeria, and a role model to Nigerian youths. He is married to his amiable wife, Dr. Mrs. Elizabeth Jack-Rich, and they are blessed with two children.

In recent years, Tein Jack-Rich has expressed aspirations beyond the business world. On May 14th, 2022, he announced his political ambition as one of the presidential candidates of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Nigeria’s ruling political party. This move showcases his commitment to making a broader impact and contributing to the development of the nation.