The Most Worshipful Brother. Felix Nadamati Atako, JP. Eze Okpebi Rebisi III, Port Harcourt City is the second Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Nigeria and was installed on Saturday 1st November, 2014 at Hotel Presidential, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
Born in Rebisi, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, He was initiated into freemasonry in April 1978, in Lodge Rivers No.1663 SC, Port Harcourt, passed in June,1978 and raised in October 1978, became Right Worshipful Master in 1994/95.
He is a founding member of Lodge Sublime No.1731 SC,RWM 1985/86, Lodge Ikwerreland No.1762 SC 1986, Lodge Fortitude No1769, Kono Lodge No. 9025 IC and Ionic Lodge No. 9353 EC. He reigned as Worshipful Master in all except Lodge Ikwerreland and Kono Lodge.
A member of the Royal Arch Chapter Port Harcourt No.3881 EC; First Principal 2004 (P-Z).
MWB. (Eze) Felix Nadamati Atako JP, before his appointment as Grand Master, have held several Masonic honours/ position such as;
A. District Grand Lodge of Nigeria (SC)
I. District Grand Junior Warden- 1996
II. Substitute District Grand Master (SDGM) Rivers/Bayelsa Area.
B. District Grand Lodge of Nigeria EC.
Past District Grand Senior Warden (PDGSW)
C. Grand Lodge of Ghana
Hon. Junior Grand Warden
D. Grand Lodge of Scotland
Hon. Grand Treasurer.
MWB Eze Felix N. Atako JP, also belongs to other Masonic bodies namely;
1. A and A.S Rite of Scotland in the following Chapters; St. Lawrence Sovereign Chapter No.186SC, founding member Bonny Island Sovereign Chapter No. 207SC and Rose of Sharon Sovereign Chapter No. 214SC.
2. A and A. S Rite for Scotland- Councils namely;
(a.) St. Lawrence Sovereign Council No 70SC and founding member Bonny Island Sovereign Council No.80SC.
It is worthy of mentioned that MW. Brother Eze Felix Ndamati Atako JP has received promotions by Supreme Council for Scotland A and A.S Rite such as – 31°, 32° (1989-2004), 33 and last degree 2004.
(b). Deputy for Supreme Council; Province of Nigeria far Eastern (2007-2017).
He is the Substitute Provincial Grand Master of the Royal Order of Scotland, 2014 till date of the Provincial Grand Lodge of Midwestern & Eastern Nigeria as well as a member of the Dormer Masonic study circle, UK.
Most Worshipful Brother Eze Felix Ndamati Atako JP, holds a bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Public Accountancy and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) Finance & Investment from the Baruch College of the City University of New York, U.S.A. His major interest is in research and lectures as well as golfing.