The Igbo Socio-Cultural organisation, Ohaneze Ndigbo will host an Igbo Unity forum in Owerri. The theme of the gathering is “NDIGBO AND THE STATE OF THE NATION: PROSPECTS AND CHALLENGES”.
According to a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Government, Mr. Sam Onwuemeodo, the event would take place on today, Thursday, July 14, 2016, at the International Convention Centre (IICC), Owerri, by 2 p.m.
Expected at the event are other South East Governors –Hon. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi (Enugu State), Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia State), Dr. Willie Obiano (Anambra State), and Dr. Dave Umahi (Ebonyi State).
Mr Onwuemedo also said in his statement that the former governor of old Anambra state, Senator Jim Ifeanyichukwu Nwobodo was expected to be the chairman of the occasion, while Commodore Ebitu Ukiwe would be the Special Guest of Honour. Professor Anya O. Anya would be the Guest Speaker.
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