The Igbo Socio-Cultural Organisation has elected a former Nigerian Ambassador to the United States of America (USA), Ambassador George Obiozor, as the new President-General Ohanézè Ndígbo.
Penpushing reports that, Obiozor defeated four other candidates to emerge victorious in the delegates election held on Sunday at the Dan Anyiam Stadium, Owerri, Capital of Imo State, where he polled a total of 304 votes to win.
The three of contestants had announced that they were stepping down for him at the venue before voting commenced, and with the victory Obiozor takes over from John Nwodo as the new leader of the organization following the expiration of the tenure
Penpushing further reports that, notable personalities at the election include: Governors Okezie Ikpeazu of Abịa State, David Umahi of Ebonyi State and Hope Uzodinma of Imo State.
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