Ezekwesili, Utomi, ‘Charly Boy’ To Speak At Igbo London Confab

The sixth edition of the Annual International Igbo Conference is scheduled to take place on the 22 – 23rd April, 2017 at The Brunei Gallery, University of London, United Kingdom.

The event which will feature roundtable discussions and plenary sessions will have renowned academic, Professor Pat Utomi; former minister of education, Oby Ezekwesili; singer and entertainer, Charles ‘Charly Boy’ Oputa; award winning writer, Abubakar Adam Ibrahim; entrepreneur and managing partner of RED, Chude Jideonwo; Dr. Femi Adebajo, and many more as speakers.

The Conference seeks to provide a forum for intellectual and cultural exchange among scholars, students, and members of the community.

The Conference themed ‘Legacies of Biafra: Reflections on the Nigeria-Biafra war 50 years on’ will review various subjects related to the Nigeria-Biafra war and its ongoing after-effects.

The Igbo Studies Initiative in partnership with SOAS, University of London, Manchester Metropolitan University, and The Africa Centre powers the Conference.