For Immediate Release
July 7, 2018
Igbo Diaspora Heritage Festival Forms Strategic Cooperation Alliance with Igbo Network Tv
One small step for Igbo Language and Culture, one giant leap for Ndigbo. Finally Ndigbo are coming together to address the issues concerning the declining usage of Igbo Language and associated Igbo Cultural Heritage. Igbo Diaspora Cultural Heritage Festival Committee of Atlanta Ga has formed a Strategic Cooperation Alliance with the Gainsville, Florida based Igbo Network TV for the purpose of channeling their combined efforts, programs and resources for the advancement and propagation of Igbo Language and Culture to younger Igbo generation across the world.
About Igbo Diaspora Cultural Heritage Festival
Igbo Diaspora Cultural Heritage Festival was established in 2017 as an Annual Cultural Heritage Event for all Igbos living in and outside Igboland. The purpose is to come together and celebrate our beautiful Igbo Language and Cultural Heritage and to find ways and means of passing Igbo Language and culture to teeming millions of young Igbos born both at home as well as in the Igbo Diaspora. The maiden edition of the Igbo Diaspora Cultural Heritage Festival took place in Maryland in 2017 through an alliance between Igbo Diaspora Cultural Heritage Committee and Nwanedinamba USA.
This year in 2018, the 2nd Igbo Diaspora Cultural Heritage Festival is currently being organized through an Alliance between Igbo Diaspora Cultural Heritage Festival Committee, and Umuada Di Igbo Mma of Los Angeles California. The festival will take place in Los Angeles from August 17-August 18, at two locations, Holliday Inn Express and Proud Bird Conference Center in Los Angeles California. (Book your Hotel Room at 310 973 3333, mention UDIM and receive Special Convention rate)
Speaking about this partnership founder Chief Okechukwu Oranika (Odezuligbo 1) said, “This new development is one more indication that Ndigbo are very serious about the survival of Igbo language and Culture”. Chief Oranika added, “This is a win win situation for Ndigbo and their language and culture which is currently facing declining usage according to UNESCO an Agency of the United Nations.. This alliance is a natural fit, joining hands with the leading Igbo Language Publisher outside Igboland provides us with unmatched opportunities and horizon to tap and leverage the vast Igbo online resources of Igbo Network TV to advance our goal of keeping Igbo Language alive for coming generations”
About Igbo Network TV
Igbo Network TV (www.igbonetworktv.com) is the leading producer of Igbo Language Programs in the Igbo Diaspora. The organization is based in Gainsville Florida, and through some of its Igbo language programs, the organization offers uncommon knowledge and opportunities for anyone to learn how to understand and speak in Igbo through its vast network of Online Resources.
Igbo Network Television originated out of the United States to promote the Igbo language and culture in a global sphere through digital media. We’re set to take media and entertainment to a new level, highlighting the richness of the Igbo culture, image, and language. In other words, to integrate Igbo language and culture in leveraging the demands of the digital age.
Founder and Chief Executive of Igbo Network TV Mazi Victor Chimezie Okorochukwu said ” We’re set to take media and entertainment to a new level, highlighting the richness of the Igbo culture, image, and language. In other words, to integrate Igbo language and culture in leveraging the demands of the digital age.This Cooperation Alliance between our organization and Igbo Diaspora Cultural Heritage Group is the right step in the right direction. Ndigbo have to learn how to form alliances aimed at attaining greater heights as the predominant “Sole Proprietorship” model has inherent limitations. Our core goal at Igbo Network TV is to create television educational programs capable of influencing the Igbo young generation in way of digital devices like “Igbo Pronounce Apps, Cartoons, and virtual classrooms”.
Mazi Okorochukwu added “Igbo Network visions the world where the Igbos have a voice that it really deserved by showcasing the hardworking nature of the Igbos around the world, highlighting the Igbo contribution to the global economy through business entrepreneurship abroad”.
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