Chief Anyanwụ Ututu
Chief Anyanwụ Ututu a.k.a. Princess Naja Chinyere Njoku Eri is a decorated retired US Army veteran who discovered her Igbo ancestry through DNA testing. She found her relatives in Nigeria, was given her Igbo name (Princess Chinyere Eri) and welcomed into Eri Kingdom in Aguleri, Anambra State, Nigeria, in 2011.
Due to her years of service coordinating Igbo Naming Ceremonies at the annual Igbo World Festival, Chief Anyanwụ Ututu became a member CISA’s leadership team as the DSG for DNA Tested Igbo Descendants. She was conferred with the title “Anyanwu Ututu” (Rising Sun) by His Majesty, Chukwuemeka Eri on November 9, 2019 in recognition of her work reconnecting African families with their Diaspora relatives.
She is the founder and president of DNA Tested Africans and founder/director of the African Royale DNA Project, which provides DNA testing to Africans born on our motherland continent.