Wednesday, 20th October 2021
Breaking News:


26 Aug
The Board of Directors of World Igbo Congress (WIC) has authorised immediate legal support to Nnamdi Kanu’s legal team, while urging Igbo political elite to eschew political gratification and defend the right of Igbo citizens.
2 Jul
The World Igbo Congress (WIC) has called on the United Nations (UN), the United States of America (U.S.A.) and members of the international community to note the abuse of human rights in Nigeria
24 May
Chairman, Board of Directors of World Igbo Congress (WIC), Prof. Anthony Ejiofor, has lamented the comments credited to the Acting Inspector General of Police (IGP), Usman Baba, during the unveiling of Operation Restore Peace in the South East.
13 May
The World Igbo Congress (WIC) has viewed, with a sense of foreboding, the reported “shoot-on-sight” order given to Nigerian Army units operating in the southeastern states ostensibly
19 Apr
Chairman, Board of Directors of World Igbo Congress (WIC), Prof. Anthony Ejiofor, and executive members have rejected Ebube-agu, the proposed security outfit for the region.
24 Dec 2020
World Igbo Congress (WIC) has raised the alarm over insecurity in the North, asking the Federal Government to strengthen security at yuletide.
29 Nov 2020
The World Igbo Congress (WIC) has thrown its weight behind any decision made by the Imo State Chapter of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, in the process of nominating the President General of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo
24 May 2020
The World Igbo Congress (WIC) has raised alarm over what it termed mass influx of strangers into the region, saying the development portends clear and present danger, if not checked.
19 Jan 2020
The World Igbo Congress (WIC) has said it is watching with grave concern the political development in Nigeria, following the Supreme Court “judicial coup” that overturned the electoral mandate given to Rt Hon Emeka Ihedioha
15 Dec 2019
The World Igbo Congress (WIC) has condemned the abuse of judicial process by the Buhari administration, stating that the suppression of coequal arms of government is undemocratic and against the rule of law.
17 Nov 2019
The World Igbo Congress (WIC) has said poor economic policies of the Buhari-led administration are causing hardship on the people and creating business inactivity in the country.
29 Sep 2019
The apex Igbo organisation in diaspora, World Igbo Congress (WIC) has instituted a merit scorecard to recognise Igbo leaders with exceptional leadership quality.


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Ogun State High Court has convicted and fined an official of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Mr. Idowu Olumuyiwa Olamide, for certificate forgery. The convict was charged before Justice A. A. Akinyemi, by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) for using a forged National Diploma Certificate to secure…
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Some landlords in Igbogbo-Baiyeku area in Ikorodu, Lagos State, have again appealed to the state government to urgently pay them compensation, four years after their houses were demolished for road project. Mr Ashela Adeboye, a representative of house owners affected by the demolition, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday that they were…