PHOTOS: EZINWANNE ASSOCIATION OF DROGHEDA (IRELAND) 10TH ANNIVERSARY!!

Igbo Union Drogheda chapter in Ireland called Ezinwanne Association of Drogheda  celebrated their 10th anniversary on  Sunday the 29th of june 2013 in Duleek Crown venture events hall,Ireland.

SOME MEMBERS OF EZINWANNE

Prior to the anniversary, a quiz nite of fun was organized in West court Hotel Drogheda to raise funds  in support of Drogheda Homeless Aid as part of the association’s charity effort . The  anniversary featured lots of entertainment from Ezinwanne children, mothers, Dublin artiste Big jay, Dj Redwood, Igbo masquerade, traditional dancers, paper presentation from Mr. George Enyoazu president of Igbo Council of Europe and founder of first Igbo socio -cultural association in Ireland and also a raffle draw for which many valuable prizes were won.

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THE FIRST AND ONLY FEMALE PRESIDENT OF EZINWANNE UPTO DATE MRS . PATIENCE ONWUNEME a.k.a. PICOLO AND THE FIRST PRESIDENT CHIEF GLEN ADIMORAH

In his welcome address, the president of the association Mr. Ignatius Chukwurah thanked all the invitees who honored their invitation particularly the various chapters of Igbo Union from all over Ireland that came to celebrate with Ezinwanne Association. He called for love among members and also requested all Ibo citizens residing in Drogheda area of Ireland to join the association to build bridges of friendship and better mutual understanding among themselves.

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MAVIN GRANDPA PRESENTING A CERTIFICATE OF APPRECIATION TO AMBASSADOR GEORGE ALABI OF NIGERIAN EMBASSY DUBLIN IRELAND

Amongst the dignitaries present were the out going Mayor of Drogheda Mr. Paul Bell, Deputy Ambassador of the Nigerian Embassy Dublin Mr. George Alabi, the founding president of Ezinwanne Chief Glen Adimora, Rev, Fr. David Crean of the Augustinian community catholic church Drogheda, Pastor Nick Park of Solid Rock Church Drogheda, Mr Pat McDaid of Drogheda partnership, representatives of various Igbo associations and groups from all over Ireland etc. There was a food fair and so much to eat and drink while Nigerian musicruled the carnival like atmosphere to the delight of all.

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REV. FR. DAVID CREAN OF THE AUGUSTINIAN COMMUNITY CATHOLIC CHURCH DROGHEDA RECIEVING APPRECIATION CERTIFICATE FROM MAVIN GRAND PA

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MAVIN GRANDPA PRESENTING A CERTIFICATE OF APPRECIATION TO PASTOR NICK

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MAVIN GRANDPA PRESENTING A CERTIFICATE OF APPRECIATION TO PAT MCDAID OF DROGHEDA PARTNERSHIP

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EZINWANNE GUESTS

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GUESTS

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THE PRESENT PRESIDENT AND HIS WIFE, MR IGNATUS AND BRIDGET CHUKWURAH

EZINWANNE CHILDREN

EZINWANNE CHILDREN

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DJ REDWOOD AND MAVIN GRANDPA

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