Nteje is the headquarters of Oyi Local Government Area of Anambra state, Nigeria. It is situated about 25 kilometres north-east of Onitsha by land route. It is located on the map along the longitude 6.45°E and the latitude 6.14°N. The land is fairly low, about 500 feet above sea level.
Like most towns in the Eri-Awka axis, the town is divided into three parts; Ezi, Ifite and Ikenga:
- Ezi consists of the following villages; Umuefi, Ezioye, Amadiaba, Ubili, Umuanunwa, Egbengwu, Amupa and Iruoyim.
- Ifite consists of Agwa, Orukabi, Akamanato, Amansi and Umuejiofor.
- Ikenga consists of Ikenga, Achalla and Umuazu.
Notable people from Nteje include;
- Akwue, Anayo M. (c. 1980). History of Nteje.