President, Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick; late former Nigerian Minister of Finance, Chief Festus Okotie-Eboh; Managing Director, Delta State Oil Producing Area Development Commission (DESOPADEC), Hon. Godwin Ebosa, and other prominent Itsekiri sons and daughters are expected to receive award of meritorious service at the 20th anniversary/national convention of National Association of Itsekiri Graduates (NAIG), slated for July 14, 2017 at Brownhill event centre, Ogunu, Warri, Delta state by 10:00am.
Information made available to GbaramatuVoice by NAIG President, Comr. Collins Oritsetimeyin Edema indicates that His Majesty, Ogiame Ikenwoli, the Olu of Warri is expected to be father of the day while Ada Gold, Rex-B-Tony and Olamietan Adero are expected guest artistes.
According to the President, NAIG was formed with the aim at creating a database of all Itsekiri Graduates vis-a-vis planning human capacity building.
He added that the body was also formed in order to use legitimate means to seek employment for Itsekiri Graduates in companies such as International Oil Companies (IOCs), Government Agencies, Ministries, Agencies etc operating in Warri area.