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IPOB Declares May 30 Work-Free Day For Ndi-Igbo, Biafra Sympathizers

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has declared May 30 a work-free day for all supporters of Biafra dream in commemoration of Ndi-Igbo who had lost their lives in sectarian killings in the country from 1945 to date. Other pro-Biafra supporters have given their support to the declaration.

The announcement was given via a statement signed and issued by the group’s Spokesperson, Emma Powerful.

It called on Ndi-Igbo and  everyone who believe in the Biafra ideology all over the country to close their businesses and stay at home.

Nwakwo Kanu Warmly Received By The Israeli Ambassador To Nigeria ---- Photos

Odogwu nwa, eze egwu ukwu, Nwankwo Kanu, Founder of The Kanu Heart Foundation, paid a well celebrated visit to Guy Feldman,  Israeli Ambassador to Nigeria and the Parmamemt Representative of Isreal to Ecowas yesterday, Thursday.

The Noble men were much delighted to have our own, nwafor anyi, the African Legend of football to their offices

One can not expect the least from Kanu, sure to bring something good to Isreal and Nigeria.

Igbo Young Man Gets Missing After A Platform Collapsed On Hong Kong Zhuhai-Macao Bridge

Nwa-Igbo, simply identified as Onwuka, 41, a construction worker , has been declared missing after a temporary work platform collapsed on the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge on Wednesday afternoon, March 29th.  and a Nepali man died after

Onwuka, Nepali and Phapa Paul Den, 22, were dismantling a temporary work platform underneath a completed three-meter-high viaduct. 

At 3:30pm, they were dragged into the sea after the platform collapsed. Denedick saved himself by unzipping his safety straps, but his Nepali colleague died and the Onwuka could not be found.

Forbes Releases Top 10 Richest Men In Nigeria...No Igbo Person In The Top 5

Forbes, world reputable website for ranking of richest people in the world, has released the list of richest people in Nigeria in 2017 and, though unsurprising you may say judging by the fact that the perosns named are public figures, no Igbo person, Nwafor-Igbo, was found in the top five (5).

In the latest release, 9 Nigerians made the billionaires club cut with some, just few million dollars away from reaching the benchmark.

Below are top 10 richest men in Nigeria according to Forbes ranking 2017, ranging from the least to the top.

CHUDE JIDEONWO NAMED 2017 WORLD FELLOW AT YALE UNIVERSITY

Nwafor-Igbo, Chude Jideonwo, co-founder and managing partner of Nigerian media group, RED, has been named a 2017 World Fellow. He is one of only 16 people chosen for this prestigious global leadership development program at Yale University, a private ivy league institution in the U.S. Jideonwo joins a network of 309 Fellows representing 87 countries.

Kanu Nwankwo Chosen To Receive This Year Queen’s Baton At Greensprings

Nwafor Igbo, eze egwu kw and Super Eagles former captain, Nwankwo Kanu, Papilo, has been honoured with the opportunity to receive the Queen’s Baton team at this year’s colourful event of Greensprings Football Camp with the hosting of the 2018 Commonwealth Games,

The Queen’s Baton will be hosted on April 4 at the Greensprings Football Camp and Kanu will be part of the management of Greensprings School led by its Director, Lai Koiki to make the event holding on April 4 highly stirring and of course, thrilling.

Ibu Onye Igbo?...This Is A Passionate Call For Ndi-Igbonile

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Igbobia.com is an online forum/site designed to unite umu-igbonile both at home and in Diaspora, where they can access news and information on-the-go, create account and post contents by themselves for free and engage in discussions on both national and sectional matters of great importance to the Igbo people.

Another Ghastly Accident Occurs Along Aba-Port Harcourt Road

Just few hours after an accident reportedly occured at Asaba, Delta state, another ghastly accident has occured along the Aba-Port Harcourt road as shared by Nwanna Chukwu Chinedu, this time involving a lady, Ada-Igbo, Awusinma Bekee, who appeared to have had disjointed bones.

The accident as reported, occured on Sunday, 26th March

Ka Chukwu nyere ya aka ka ar ya diya nma sis...

Ghastly Accident Involving Multiple Vehicles Occurs In Delta State

Ossai Ovie Sucess, Personbal Assistnat to Delta state governor shares news of a ghastly accident involving multiple vehicles, including a school bus that occurred on Monday at Oghara, Delta state. Fortunately, there was no life lost but some of the victims sustained various degrees of injury. He wrote;

The Honorable Commissioner for transport Delta state, Hon. Vincent Uduaghan promptly responded by taking the responsibility for the treatment of all the victims.

No life was lost.

Ekene diri/dili Chukwu onye chekwara ndu ha/fa

Fatal Accident Along Enugu-Abakiliki Leaves 5 Dead, 7 Seriously Injured

Five persons died and seven others sustained serious injuries in a fatal accident  at Ukwuachi Junction, along the Abakaliki-Enugu Expressway, yesterday,  when a black Murano Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV), with number plate  HAW 565 AA had a headon collision with a commercial bus with registration number AKL 22 YY

The two occupants of the SUV died on the spot while  the driver of the bus and two others died on the way to the hospital.

Wilson Igboke, an eyewitness, said the bus was coming from Enugu while the SUV was coming from Abakaliki, when the accident happened.

Words Can't Say It All" Footballer Echiejile Gushes As He Celebrates His Mother On The Mothers' Day

Onye egwu ụkwụ, Elderson Uwa Echiejile, Nwa-Igbo si n' Igbanke, Igbo community in eastern end of Edo state, joined the troll of celebrities to celebrate his  mothers.

He took to his instagram page @elderson_echiejile to write:  "Words can,t say it all! Thank you for everything love u so much!"

Ka Chukwu gozie ndi-nne anyi

"Mothers' Day To A Woman Who Completes Me"...Tony Umez Says As He Celebrates His Wife On Mother's Day

Nollywood veteran actor, Odogwu Nwa-Igbo n' Ogidi, Anambra state, celebrates his lovely wife, Pasty Ogochukwu Umez on today's Mothers' Day celebration.

He took to his instagram handle, @toneroangel to write "Happy Happy Mothers day to a woman who completes me. Love you always."

 

Stephanie Okereke-Linus Made UNFPA Ambassador For West And Central Africa: Photos

Wow!! Ada-Igbo anyi ji eme ọnụ, Stephanie Okereke-Linus, the queen of nollywood, was on Wednesday unveiled as the Regional Ambassador for Maternal Health in West and Central Africa Region of United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), by the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole in Lagos who was represented by Mr Greg Izuwa, the Deputy Director, Family Health, Federal Ministry of Health.  in Lagos.

According to hiM, she has been found worthy in character and in learning.

“We take that to what she is going to do as the ambassador.

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