A Nigerian Graduate in the United states, Alabama precisely, Identified as Ifeanyi Okpala has praised the Igbos for showing themselves extreme love, stating that he attended an Igbo meeting in the United states and they gave them money.
According to him, the old members of the Igbo group invited them (New members) to their houses for Dinner of Igbo native foods, such as Ofe Ora, Onugbu, Ugba, etc.
sharing the testimony, He wrote: “For the first time, I attended the monthly meeting of Igbos living in Alabama. It was just about support. $ set aside as start-up for any registered member marrying. $$$ for anybody graduating (Bachelors/Masters/PhD). $$ dedicated for hospital bills if needed. Ndi Igbo dikwa ike!.”
“Everybody was so nice. They kept asking about my welfare & I got many invites to come and eat some Pounded Yam and Ofe Oha. “Bring your friends”, they kept saying. You need to see accomplished men and women – in trade, academia and politics. Igbos choke everywhere. It is plenty.”