Wednesday, 19 July 2017

IMHA UPDATES: Imo speaker Rt. Hon. Ihim calls for promotion of Igbo culture and Language.

Today, as usual, was a very hectic one for the Speaker, Imo State House of Assembly and President, Commonwealth Parliamentary Association, CPA Africa region, Rt Hon (Dr) Acho Ihim today played host some groups from the State and beyond. Firstly, he received Royal Fathers who are members of the Organizing Committee of 2017 Iriji/Ozuruimo Cultural Festival led by HRH Eze Barr CJ Okwara(Eshi of Nkwerre) who came to seek his legislative parley and support for the upcoming event.

Rt Hon Ihim assured on proactive partnership and sued for promotion of Igbo culture and language to save it from extinction.

Similarly, Speaker Ihim while interacting with some leaders of Ideator Clan led by Hon Barr Arthur Egwim and Nze CJK Chinedu advocated for unity of purpose and symbiosis between the legislators and community leaders for speedy grassroot development, hence his promise to attend their Iriji festival.

Hon Arthur Egwim and Nze CJK Chinedu in their submissions applauded the Speaker's purposeful leadership and thanked him for thanked him for accepting to attend their New Yam Festival.

Subsequently, Speaker Ihim interfaced with new Miss South-East, Her Royal Majesty, HRM, Onyekachi L.O Atuloma and her group who came to intimate him of their forthcoming Ozuru Abia Cultural Carnival 2017 wherein he will be decorated with an award.

Replying, Ihim congratulated her for emerging the tops in the entire South-East and expressed his profound gratitude to them for honour of the award.

Ihim praised the Eastern Queen for the novelty pet-project with an assurance to grace the occasion if permitted by duty exigencies.


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