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“Nigeria's Opportunity to be Africa's Capital by 2020”

Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Edward B. Bunn, S.J. Intercultural Center, CCAS Boardroom, ICC 241 37th and O St., N.W., Washington

Lecture by Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu followed by Q&A session


H.E. Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu is an international entrepreneur, former governor of Nigeria's Abia State, and the head of the Njiko Igbo movement. He is the owner and founder of SLOK Nigeria Ltd., a leading shipper of oil from Africa to China, and the popular daily newspaper, the Sun. An advocate of political and social inclusiveness, Dr. Kalu launched the Njiko Igbo movement (now comprising about 20 branches around the world) to rehabilitate the marginalized Igbo people and secure Nigeria's top executive office for a citizen of Igbo origin.


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African Studies, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service


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