Tech Igbos set to mark 50th anniversary of Biafra-Nigeria War

Igbos set to mark 50th anniversary of Biafra-Nigeria War


Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, and erudite developmental economist, Prof. Pat Utomi, will headline the conference on the 50th anniversary of the Biafra-Nigeria War, News Express can report this morning.

Themed “Never Again”, the conference is scheduled to hold on Monday, January 13, 2020, at Agip Recital Hall, MUSON Centre, Onikan, Lagos. It being organised by Ndi Igbo Lagos, Aka Ikenna and Nzuko Umunna.

Prominent personalities expected to grace the event include former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, and Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu.

News Express learnt that the conference will be preceded a Jumaat Service on Friday, January 10, and a Church Service on Sunday, January 12. After the conference would come year-long events, among them a lecture by celebrated writer Chimamanda Adichie, and an economic forum. It will be concluded with an event at Uli, Anambra State, in January 2021.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest news

Kane warns Spurs they can’t slip up in quest for Champions League

Saturday, May 30, 2020 LONDON: Harry Kane believes Tottenham Hotspur...

Townsend grateful for Palace support

Saturday, May 30, 2020 LONDON: Andros Townsend has thanked Crystal...

COVID-19 mortality rises to 50 in Lagos

Saturday, May 30, 2020 The Lagos State Commissioner for...

Four dead, six injured in three accidents in Ogun

Saturday, May 30, 2020 The Federal Road Safety Corps...

Spanish La Liga confirm season will resume on June 11

Friday, May 29, 2020 The Spanish league season will...

Must read

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you