World Igbo Congress
Igbo Congress says poor economic judgment causing hardship in Nigeria
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.
World Igbo Congress honours exceptional leaders
The apex Igbo organisation in diaspora, World Igbo Congress (WIC) has instituted a merit scorecard to recognise Igbo leaders with exceptional leadership quality.
World Igbo congress holds convention to discuss insecurity, Ruga
The World Igbo Congress (WIC) has invited all governors, senators, members of House of Representatives and other stakeholders from Southeast to its 2019 convention to discuss the Ruga debacle and other security threats facing the region.
‘World Igbo Congress won’t accept autocratic government’
World Igbo Congress has said President Muhammadu Buhari’s ‘next level’ agenda would bring about regional resistance of greater proportion, if he failed to shun nepotism and regional segregation. In a statement by Basil Onwukwe, Public Relations Officer, the body said: “The integrity myth is over. The reign of politics of primordial ethnocentrism could no longer…
FG’s gun control policy unacceptable — Igbo Congress
The Public Relations Officer of World Igbo Congress, Basil Onwukwe, has blamed the Federal Government for the plight of citizens...
Igbo stakeholders meet in USA after 2019 election
The World Igbo Congress has concluded a preliminary session for its upcoming convention slated for August 30 to September 2 2019 in Houston, United States. In a release by its Executive Director, Dr. Kenneth Igwe and his deputy Chief Godwin Ndukwe, the group agreed to work closely with leaders to remove obstacles frustrating growth of…
Igbo Congress denies endorsing Buhari
The World Igbo Congress (WIC) has debunked the claim that it endorsed the re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari. In a statement, the body said it stands in solidarity with Ohanaeze under the leadership of Chief Nnia Nwodo. It condemned the inordinate behaviour of the suspended Secretary General of Ohanaeze, Barrister Uche Okwukwu and anyone…
Igbo Congress lashes at executive for non-passage of Electoral Law
The World Igbo Congress (WIC) has commended the Senate for passing the Electoral Bill and lashed at the Executive for not signing it into law. The body said citizens must be free to hold their government accountable on issues concerning election of their leaders. The Public Relations Officer of WIC, Basil Onwukwe said the Congress…
World Igbo Congress decries use of intimidation against political opponents
The community of Nd’Igbo in Diaspora under the aegis of World Igbo Congress (WIC) says they are watching developments in Nigeria with grave concern, pointing out that issues pertaining to prevailing socio-political country would occupy them at the WIC convention scheduled for Nashville Tennessee....
WIC: Igbos meet in the U.S. to determine their future in Nigeria
NDIGBO in the diaspora have resolved to use its upcoming World Igbo Congress (WIC) Convention which is to hold in Nashville, Tennessee, United States of American (USA) from August 30th to September 3rd to determine which way forward for Igbos come 2019.
Igbo plan U.S. summit to chart future ahead of 2019
Ndigbo in Diaspora is to chart a course for the ethnic group ahead of happenings in 2019 at its yearly convention to be organised by the World Igbo Congress (WIC) in Nashville, Tennessee, United States from August 30 to September 3, 2018. Chairman, Board of Directors of the apex global ethnic body, Professor, Anthony Ejiofor,…