July 5, 2015 – Pete Edochie, Emeka Anyaoku & Okocha For Igbo Orientation Awards
Veteran actor, Pete Edochie, former Commonwealth Secretary General, Emeka Anyaoku and popular Nigerian footballer, Austin Jay Jay Okocha, are among dignitaries that will headline an exclusive Igbo Awards christened Orient-tation Awards.
According to Dr. Ndilemeni Okechukwu, the event is being organised by Tjoe Group and it is exclusively meant to reward dignity in labour among Igbo descendants and create a platform for change for the younger generation.
Okechukwu said that the award will include speeches, seminars, talk shops, Igbo Kiddies Poetry Contest and cultural displays.
Okechukwu also disclosed that Emeka Anyaoku, Pete Edochie, Okocha and other successful Igbo sons and daughters will give motivational speeches at a boot camp where they will share their success secrets with the younger generation.
A pre award party will be held on 26 September in Enugu, Enugu State, where popular artistes of Igbo extraction will perform.
[Reproted By Ayodele Lawal, Sunday Sun]