2018 Iriji Mbaise Fiesta Celebrated Under Political siege

There is tension in Mbaise nation, a clan of people that make up three of the 27 Local Governments in Imo State. Politically, they constitute the largest voting population in the State and known to have notable political leaders and those who have excelled in various fields of human endeavor. The annual New Yam festival (Iri Ji) is a well known cultural norm of the people and this year’s event is generating so much controversy as reports reaching Waka About Africa indicate that a planned chieftaincy title by all the…

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Thousands of UBA Staff Across Africa Give Back to their Communities…

  GMD/CEO, UBA Plc. Mr. Kennedy Uzoka, flanked by senior executives of the bank and some students of secondary school students at the event.   UBA Foundation, the corporate social responsibility arm of the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, on Friday, November 23, 2018 launched its Each One, Teach One initiative, hosting a huge impact day in Nigeria and across all its subsidiaries in Africa.  The UBA Community Service presents an opportunity for UBA staff members to give a little of their time and skills to their communities. All…

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