Tag: Igbo Diaspora

Identity 2016: ‘Why I stopped mispronouncing my Igbo name’

In Nigeria, the language spoken by one of the largest ethnic groups, the Igbo, is in danger of dying out - which is odd...

Scholarship: Another Easterner dazzles them all

Again, a US-based Nigerian fe­male student of Igbo descent has done the nation proud, securing admission into all the eight Ivy League American universities...

FG realizes over $25b from Nigerians in Diaspora – Onyeama

Nigerians in Diaspora contributed between $20 billion to $25 billion to the Federal Government coffer, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama said...

Europeans wrongly believe Igboland is a region for criminals – Ebede

Leader of the Nigerian Igbo Community in Europe, NICE, Chief Chris Ebede, has faulted reports circulating in the United Kingdom and some countries in...

Anambra hospital performs 5 open heart surgeries

A team of medical doctors based in the United States of America, USA, under the auspices of Global Eagle Foundation, has performed open heart...

I enjoy helping immigrants – Nkwocha

Nigerian football star Perpetua Nkwocha knows what it’s like to find yourself many miles from home, making a new life, according to the BBC....

Enugu diaspora group holds Nigerian convention, to renovate school laboratory

An Enugu diaspora group, Ozara Union USA (OUUSA), has concluded plans to hold its first Nigerian convention to raise funds for the renovation and...

Orlu community in US celebrates unity, by Acho Orabuchi

The Orlu community in the Dallas metropolitan area wrote a new chapter in its history by turning a page from the decades of dark...

Enugu indigenes in South Africa to partner with govt on security,...

The President of Enugu State Union in South Africa, Mr Oliver Egesi, said on Thursday that the body was willing to partner with the...