The unveiling of a book titled “Ika First Achievers and Events, aka “Ika Wonder Book of All Time”, authored by Chief (Dr) Ika Etumuse, takes place on Monday, 5th April, 2021, Easter Monday.
A statement by the organizers, says the launch of the book, Co – authored by Solomon Omojie, will hold at Palm Event Center, 7 Ogala street, off Owa – Ekei road, Boji – Boji Owa, at 1pm for Red Carpet and 2pm for the launch.
The Delta State Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, will be Special Guest of Honour at the occasion, which has all Ika traditional rulers as Royal Fathers of the Day, while Professor Leo Obika will chair the ceremony.
Hon (Prince) Ned Nwoko is expected to deliver a keynote address, with Chief (Dr) Felix Okonti Isimekpeni as the Chief Launcher, while the Rector, Delta State Polytechnic, Ogwashi – Uku, Professor Stella Chiemeke, will review the book.
Ika Etumuse, who is the ” Egbebeli – Ugoebeli ” 1 of Igbodo kingdom, in Ika North East local government area, has two other literally works to his credit : The History of Igbodo and The Journey of Life.
The US based philanthropist told Correspondent in a telephone interview, that all notable sons and daughters of Ika Nation are expected at the historic event, which will also feature various forms of entertainment and display of rich Ika cultural heritage.
Chief Etumuse explained that Ika First Achievers and Events, is a compendium of Ika first in various feild of human endeavors.