Igbo Progressives Union (IPU) is a socio-cultural organization established to unite Ndigbo in Nigeria and diaspora for peace, justice and progress. Membership of the association is open to every Igbo man and woman above the age of 20 years irrespective of his or her religion, state of origin, political party, place of birth, gender, social and economic status. We are affiliated to Ohaneze Ndigbo, the apex Igbo organization.
Our aims and objectives are:
1. To seek, promote and protect the unity, peace and progress of Ndigbo in Nigeria and diaspora.
2. To acknowledge and celebrate the achievements of Igbo sons and daughters who have done well in business, politics, public service, religion, media, security, culture, entertainment, sports, academia, etc.
3. To support winnable Igbo candidates irrespective of their political parties.
4. To support Igbo traditional rulers for the promotion and sustenance of Igbo culture and traditions.
Our programmes include:
1. Business Networking
2. Students Scholarship
3. Medical Outreach
4. Skill Acquisitions
5. Non Interest Loans
6. Humanitarian Assistance.
God bless Ndigbo.