The Eze-elect of Ogwuaga Abba Autonomous Neighborhood in Nwangele Native Authorities Space of Imo State, His Royal Highness, Eze Okezie Chikere Akwiwu has confused the necessity to institutionalize Igbo language in colleges to keep away from its probably extinction.
The monarch acknowledged this shortly after his emergence as the standard ruler of the neighborhood on Sunday, thirtieth of August 2020, by way of an election by which Ogwuaga indigenes voted to pick out their Eze.
In line with the monarch, Igbo language in addition to different norms which have shaped the identification of the Igbos must be held in excessive esteem.
He regretted that college students are not taught Igbo language in colleges, expressing worry of its extinction.
“Considered one of my cardinal duties as the brand new conventional ruler of Abba neighborhood is to make sure that our custom is reinvigorated and the persons are empowered economically by way of talent acquisition packages.
“Our folks ought to add worth to our custom as a result of it’s our solely identification. Take a look at the Yorubas and Hausas, they don’t joke with their language.
“Igbo is wealthy in custom. Allow us to all be part of palms collectively to avoid wasting our custom from collapse,” he stated.
Eze Ohazurumee and Ohamadik the second additional suggested his topics to hitch the marketing campaign of projecting the Igbo tradition and custom to reclaiming its enviable place within the worldwide neighborhood.
He reaffirmed his dedication in revitalizing these points of Igbo tradition and custom, that are in consonant with Christian religion, however had been uncared for through the years.