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76 year old blind man regains sight after an Igbo group paid for his eye surgery

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76 year old blind man regains sight after an Igbo group paid for his eye surgery

A Twitter user has shared a story of how an Igbo group contributed and paid for a man’s eye surgery in Ontisha, Anambra State.

According to the user with the username @theVyrus, he said that the notion that Igbos don’t love themselves is not true.

He revealed that an Igbo group called “Igbo love themselves charity foundation” in Onitsha, contributed money for the surgery of a 76 year old blind man identified as Mr Simon Okoye.

He said that Okoye has been blind for 9 years but regains his sight after the surgery was performed. He also revealed that the money contributed was N160,000 with other expenses.

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