Princess Naja Chinyere Njoku Eri née C. Naja Levoe is the DSG for DNA Tested Igbo Descendants. She is a decorated retired US Army veteran that found her Igbo ancestry through DNA testing and genealogical research. As a result, she was given her Igbo name and was received into Eri Kingdom in Aguleri, Nigeria as Princess Chinyere Eri by the King, His Majesty ChukwuEmeka Eri.
She served in the US military for over 20 years. She has served in leadership positions in various community and family oriented organizations for the past 30 years. She coordinates the Ancestral Naming Ceremonies and reconnections. She received several university degrees and other certifications as well as Army commendations for outstanding military service. Throughout her career, she was responsible for secure and non-secure communications for military divisions and brigades. She managed databases of critical information and processes required in the accomplishment of many military missions. She facilitated the safe movement of thousands of soldiers from one country to another with no loss of equipment or life. Privacy and safety is paramount to her.
She currently holds a Masters degree in Business Administration with a minor in Military Science. She founded the DNA Tested African Descendants, a component of Imperial African History and Genetic Genealogical Society. She is Founder and Director of the African Royal DNA Project which provides Autosomal DNA Testing to African royals born on our motherland continent. Her nonprofit organization reconnects the royals with their families that were scattered in Diaspora hundreds of years ago. She supports over 12,800 DNA Tested African Descendants with tools and best practices regarding DNA testing and finding African cousins. As a result of her hard work and dedication, she has been recognized by several African communities. She can be reached at Naja@DNATestedAfricans.org or (347) 443-9466.