Imo state governor-elect, the Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha will be hosted to a reception Sunday in London, United Kingdom, in an elaborate ceremony under the aegis of Imo State Union UK, the umbrella body of all Imo associations in Britain.
A statement issued Thursday in London by the organizers enjoined all Imo state indigenes in the country to turn out en masse to receive the governor-elect.
A statement issued by the organization’s president Sir Chuks Ogbonna; secretary general Frank Abanihu and publicity secretary Amb. Tagbo Nzekwe explained that the meeting was at the instance of the incoming governor.
“Our governor-elect has specifically requested for this meeting with all Imo indigenes resident in the United Kingdom,” the statement noted.
It added that the meeting would provide opportunity for a cross-fertilization of ideas between Imo people in the Diaspora and the governor-elect as well as ‘an opportunity to interact with our governor-elect and congratulate him on his well-deserved victory.