Thus the Council of Igbo Communities came into being as as the Igbo Communities and Associations umbrella organisation in the UK. It was decided that attendance at the Council’s meeting would be by delegates who represent organisations, and individuals on whom the Council has conferred of the “Honoured Member” or “ Permanent Member” in recognition of their unique experience, exemplary character, vision, and wisdom.
The services involving kolanut is a cultural heritage of the Igbo which civilization cannot erase in Igbo land. It shows the happiness and love for another. This puts kola nut forward as the first thing, to be presented during occasions, settlement of disputes, etc. Kolanut shows good gesture over people and this makes the Igbo to say that "A child's face is appreciated first before one accepts the yam he has in his hands". "He who brings kola brings life" (Onye wetara oji wetara ndu), is a popular saying in Igbo land. Presentation and breaking of kolanut is something which cannot be dispensed with in Igboland. It marks a cordial welcome.
The activities of the organisation are for the benefits of all Igbos in the United Kingdom
The core objectives are to:
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