About ESD Academy

ESD was specifically designed by Senior Grandmaster Aikpa Aime, Master Uzoma Onwuchekwa and Master Blessing Nwakanma. 

Executive Self Defense, is a unique unarmed combat training programme suited to the Nigerian environment. It is a programme that has arisen out of the necessity of self-protection and security in an era of unprecedented violence. Be it domestic or external. Incorporating a combination of martial arts strikes, kicks, block throws, mental techniques, and weapons counters from various martial arts disciplines such as Aikido, Kempo, Taekwondo, Hapkido, and Wing Chun.

Our Instructors

“The mission of Martial Arts (Self-Defence) is to empower individuals of all ages, regardless of size or physical condition, to excel mentally and physically and develop the self-assurance that makes them champions in all walks of life. Congratulations, you have just started the journey towards being a Champion.”

Grand Master Pius Ilukhor
8th Dan