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NGO, Nigeria Prayers, Set To Decorate Charles Nzechi As State Patron In Abia

This is for Umu-Igbo from Abia state and other concerned persons.

Ambassador Charles Nzechi , the president Charles Nzechi Foundation will be honored with an award of Excellence as the Abia State Patron of a Non Denominational/ Nonprofit making Christian organization; The Nigeria Prays .

Nwafor, England Former Defender, Ugo Ehiogu,Has Died

Sad Indeed!!

Nwafor-Igbo, Ugo (Ugochukwu) Ehiogu, 44, Former England and Aston Villa defender Ugo reportedly died of a cardiac arrest at Tottenham's training centre this morning, Friday.

The England based footballer was reportedly rushed to the named hospital in critical condition yesterday, Thursday but couldn't hold as he was confirmed dead this morning.

Meanwhile, tributes have continued to pour in for the England legend.

Igbobia.com Wishes Bob-Manuel Udokwu Happy Birthday

Umụ-Igbo nile in Igboia.com, join to wish our one and only, Odogwu nwoke jurueju Igbo ji eme ọnụ, Bob-Manuel Udokwu, the Senior Special Assistant to the Executive Governor of Anambra stat, Happy Birthday

Of course, he is a veteran and amongst the founding members of the now globally acclaimed Nollywood.

Udo Chukwu dirigi nwafor...

Tears Roll As Nwafor, Okebata Was Buried Yesterday, At His Hometown

It was a day of agony and heavy tears as Odogwu Nwafor and US Army veteran, Oscar Chukwuneke Okebata popularly known as Chuks Okebabta who was killed by gunmen on the 12th of January, 2017 in Imo state, was yesterday April 17th, buried at his hometown Umuduruorie, Mbieri, Imo state.

Family, friends and guests couldn't hold back tears to see duch a young man full of life and vigour go covered up in the grave at such an early time of his life.

Ka mkpuru obiya zuo ike na ndokwa...

ICSN Showcases Igbo Beauty With The Great Miss Adanma Beauty Pageant London

Igbo Cultural &Support Network, ICSN, an Igbo socio-cultural organisation based in the United Kingdom is here again with the boom as it sets to blaze the city of London with the most anticipated Miss Adanma Beauty Pageant.

ICSN is dedicated to connecting young Igbos in London and beyond and building platforms meet for the propagation of our traditions and cultural heritage.

It announced on its Instagram page:

"IGBO AMAKA

Ohuhu People Of Abia Make History, Launch First Community Magazine

The first of its kind happened as the people of Ohuhu land, Abia state, yesterday, Monday April 17th gathered in their great numbers to launch the first community based news magazine the "OHUHU VOICE MAGAZINE" under the Chairmanship of Chief Kingsley Megwara (Ikporoto Ohuhu).

They joy was overflowing and the people couldn't hold it back as they gave their best both materiallly, financially and otherwise, to see that the event was a success.

See pictures

Ada-Igbo,Arese Ugwu Shares Photos From Her Successful UK Book Tour

A month ago, we reported that Ada-igbo, Arese Ugwu would be touring England with her  "Smart Money Woman book" to educate and equip our ladies especially with practical entrepreneurial knowledge and skills.

Well, the tour has ended and really, it was a huge success for the wonder-woman.

It successfully came to a close in on Friday, March 17th at Goat, 333 Fulham Road, London.

Here are the pictures from the event.

 

Easter: Time For Greater Sacrifices...Gov. Ikpeazu Of Abia Shares Easter Message

In delivering his Easter message to Umu-Abia and Umu-Igbo nile, Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, Umu-Igbo Christians to make greater sacrifices in the footsteps of Jesus Christ who made the ultimate sacrifice for all of mankind.

Governor Ikpeazu, in a press release by his Chief Press Secretary, Enyinnaya Appolos said: "As we celebrate this Easter, I wish that we feel the bright, joyful blessings, happiness and love God has to offer us during this Easter celebrations.

Governor Willie Obiano Gives His Easter Message, Says We Should Remember The Reason We Celebrate

Governor Willie Obiano via his twitter handle extended his Easter wishes to all Umu-Anambra state and umu-Igbo at large, reminding them of them the essence of the Easter celebration. 

Obiano who gave the message toady, Sunday, admonished Christians to always remember that God that the Easter celebration is a reminder of the "deep mysteries of divine love, salvation and likeness" God has for us.

South East-South South Conference To Initiate Discussion On The Marginalisation Of Both Zones, Restructuring

THE organisers of the South East/South South International Conference,  the South-East/South-South Network, SESSNet, say that the platform was meant to provide an opportunity to discuss issues of marginalisation, restructuring / fiscal federalism, economic and political integration, regional fears, improved relationship between the two zones among others.

In attendance would be all state governors in the Southeast and Southsouth geopolitical zones as the socio-economic future of both zones would be deliberated on. 

Igbobia.com Congratulate Nwafor, Phyno The Play-maker On His Ambassadorial Deal

Odogwu Nwafor-Igbo Azubuike, Chibuzo Nelson, famous with Phyno bags the multi-million mouth-watery glo endorsing deal.

The giant Nigerian-owned telecommunication company signed the Afro hip-hop legend to include the army of stars in its brand ambassadorial list.

Um-Igbo  n na Igbobia.com na ekele gi nwanne anyi, Phyno, ka Chukwu na agozi gi nke ukwuu...Amen!!

 

Federal Government Declares Public Holiday For Easter Celebration

Friday, April 14 and Monday, 17, 2017 have officially been declared public holidays for the Good Friday and Easter celebrations.

The declaration was made by the Minister of Interior, Lt . Gen . Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd.) today, Wednesday in Abuja.

He, in the same process, wished all Nigerians a happy Easter celebration

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