The Dallas chapter of Awe descendant union of North America (Egbe Omo Ibile Awe USA) hosted the groups 14th Annual National Convention at the La Quinta Hotel Arlington Texas on July 15, 2017. Awe descendants arrived form cities across the USA including New York, Chicago and Maryland. Fundraising was a key aspect of the convention and funds realized are meant to improve the infrastructure and security of Awe town in Oyo State Nigeria. Awe derives its name form Igi Aruwewe Aruwewe Tree) which was later pronounced Aruwe and later, Awe.
by Tosan Aduayi for Trendy Africa Magazine – 8175382145