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Ohanaeze fetes Nwachukwu, first Eastern Region chief whip @95.

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Ohanaeze has unfolded a programme to honour the first Chief Whip of the old Eastern Region, Pa Onyensoh Nwachukwu, who will clock 95 years on May 26. Pa Onyensoh who hails from Ngor Okpala in Imo state was one time chairman of the defunct National Party of Nigeria, NPN in old Imo state, secretary general of Ohanaeze, and a leader of Okpara Brigade, a youth political pressure group that featured prominently during the First Republic. To celebrate Pa Onyensoh, there will be a birthday lecture in Enugu on May 24 with the theme: ‘’Ndigbo Yesterday, today and tommorow,’’ and presenetation a book with the title: ‘’Pa Onyensoh Nwachukwu; The Odyssey of a Patriot and Statesman.’’ Organised by the World Igbo Leadership, Education and Cultural Council, WILECC, in conjunction With the Igbo Historical Research Foundation, IHIREF, the Birthday proper will hold at Aba Sports Club, Aba in Abia state on May 26.

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