It was all fun last Sunday, September 20 at Owa-Alero in Ika North East Local Government Area, Delta State as the MD/CEO, Ichie Water Works, Mr Ojei Sunday, popularly known as, Ichie Million celebrated this year’s iwa igi (new yam) festival with his family members and friends.
The Owa-Alero born businessman cum politician as usual lived up to the expectations of his guests as everyone present were lavishly hosted with food and drinks.
Ichie Million who is known for his philanthropic works expressed gratitude to the Almighty God for the grace to celebrate this year’s iwa igi festival. He said that the iwa igi festival is an annual event at Owa-Alero as it marks the beginning of the eating of new yam(igi) in the community.
He added that his Community celebrates the annual iwa igi festival to appreciate God for a bumper harvest and also,pray for good health and life to witness another harvest season.
He thanked all persons who came from far and near to celebrate with him as he wished them God’s continued blessing and guidance.
While describing his Owa-Alero people as hardworking and hospitable,he wished them a happy iwa igi festival celebration and many bountiful years ahead.
Ichie Million with friends