The South East Governors’ Forum (SEGF) is mobilising political and sociocultural leaders within the area for a two-day retreat geared on the improvement of the area. The occasion is slated to carry in November in Abakaliki, Ebonyi state.
Organised in collaboration with Nzuko Ummuna, an Igbo assume tank of dedicated professionals at residence and the diaspora, the “Igboezue leadership retreat” is predicted to draw contributors from the National Assembly, Houses of Assembly, former prime public workplace holders, Igbo intelligentsia and captains of business. , in November, to chart a brand new course for Ndigbo.
An announcement by the Secretary,Media and Publicity Committee for Nzuko Ummuna, Collins Ugwu, stated Governor Dave Umahi had agreed to host the occasion and to coordinate the participation of different governors from the zone.
Ugwu stated governors from the South East had endorsed the programme. He additionally stated, former President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Enwo Gary-Igariwey who’s Chairman of the organising committee, will unveil the idea of the retreat someday subsequent week.
Meanwhile, the Association of South East Town Unions (ASETU), has thrown its weight behind the retreat.
ASETU in its message to Nzuko Umunna, stated the retreat was in tandem with their philosophy to speed up the event of South East with a function pushed assume residence funding initiative, in any other case known as Aku ruo ulo.