Youths of Izzi Unuhu Autonomous Community in Abakaliki Local Government Area celebrate the maiden edition of her cultural day on 19th December 2019
The Youth President, Izzi Unuhu youth movement, Comr. Victor Nwoke made this pronouncement during their maiden edition of the cultural parade as part of their 2019 Christmas party celebration.
In a speech, the youth president of the community, Comr. Victor Nwoke said the essence of the event was to bring the entire youth of the community together in other to achieve even developments.
He commended the state Governor, Engr. David Nweze Umahi for using his administration to initiate lots of youth empowerment programs and encouraged young men and women of Izzi Unuhi community to eschew cultism, bleaching of cream and other social vices in other to be useful in the society.
Earlier the separate speeches, the member representing Abakaliki North constituency in the state House of Assembly, who also was among the three persons that received honoring award, Mrs. Franca Okpo and her Ebonyi North West counterpart, Hon. Victor Aleke as well as the chairman of the occasion, Mr. Emeka Nwoba, commended the youths for organizing the event, adding that such program would go a long way in repositioning the minds of the youths for optimal development.
The awardees include Hon Franca Okpo of Abakaliki North Constituency, a police officer, Sergeant Amaka Eze, and the chairman, Abakaliki Rice Milling industry, Chief Samuel Ogodo
The former coordinator of Abakaliki Development Centre, Mr. Chukwuma Nwiboko, the chairman planning committee, Mr. Chidiebere Aloh and the committee chairman of the football competition, Mr. Edwin Nwonumara, expressed happiness that the event went well as planned.
The event which earlier kicked start with football competition among the four villages of Acharar, Nkaliki, Agbaja, and Inyimagu Unuhu respectively was said to be the first of its kind ever.
The 2019 Christmas celebration of Izzi Unuhu youths came to climax with masquerade parade, awards of Honour as well as trophy given to Nkeliki Unuhu for winning the football competition.
The national president also commended the state governor, Engr. David Umahi for making Abakaliki city one of the best town in the country and assured of the youths continued support to his administration.
- Ebonyi Rice Farmers Decry Crash in Rice Price
- Public Complaints Commission Rescues Keke Driver from Jail
- HRCR Day: Youth Challenged on Human Right Defence
- Ebonyi Assembly Saga: Umahi Sets up Committee to Investigate