On Friday, Imo state welcomed National Assembly Principal Officers, Members of Federal Executive Council, Members of State Houses of Assembly, Commissioners among others from South East and South South extraction all gathered at the Imo Concorde Hotels to interact with professionals from both geo-political regions with a view to canvassing more suitable ways to improve the economy of the two regions.
According to Sir Jude Ejiogu, the Secretary to the Government of Imo state who played host, interactions will further go to foster brotherly unity amongst us. He also believes that it would be mutually beneficial if we all close ranks now to develop the economy of our region, harnessing our resources and potentials for the greater good of our states, our geopolitical regions and Nigeria at large.
The occasion witnessed the presence of personalities like the Former Commonwealth Secretary General, Dr. Emeka Anyaoku, President of Ohaneze Ndi Igbo, Chief Garry Igariwe, Commissioner of Police, ( Imo State Command), Mr. Lekanu, and representatives of South Eastern and Southern Governors.
Others include, Commissioners from the two regions, Advisers, Captains of Industry, University Dons, Traditional Rulers and relevant stakeholders.