In a bid to strengthen and sustain the Igbo tradition, and also as part of her corporate social responsibility, Let’s Partner With You Ltd., a business development cum micro finance institution today, marked their cultural day across all their branches in Nigeria.
The objective of the annual event is to uplift the Igbo culture and tradition in all the five states of Igbo extraction where the company’s branches are located. The event is also marked in other non Igbo speaking states where they have branches to promote their different customs and traditions.
Back to Owerri, AlaOwerri.com obtained exclusive photos from the very colorful and impressive event. It was all fun and exciting as all staff and guests exchanged greetings in vernacular.
In his opening remarks, the branch Manager, Mr Udochukwu Okoli expressed delight seeing all the staff in different traditional regalia. He said the annual event is aimed at uplifting the status and businesses of the contributors, partners and daily savers in particular; and the society in general. Also speaking during the event, the Head of Control Unit, Mr Alphonsus Osuji, opined that the event has come to stay as it unites the participants.
Highlights of the event include introduction vis-a-vis state of origin (ebe onye si), colloquial renditions and exposé on kolanut and Owerri clan.