Tell them Igbo love themselves, tell them we are bringing Igbos together worldwide to come home and invest – Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala on South East Summit
“Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, former Nigerian finance minister and current Director-General of the World Trade Organization, has called on the Igbo people worldwide to unite and invest in the development of their home region.
She believes that such investments would bring significant benefits to the region and its people, and help to strengthen the bonds of kinship among the Igbo.
The meeting, which was held at the Imo International Conference Center in Owerri, brought together Igbo people from all over the world.
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, who was the keynote speaker, outlined the many ways in which the Igbo could contribute to the development of their home region.
She emphasized the importance of education, healthcare, and infrastructure, and urged the participants to use their skills and resources to make a difference in the region.