NIGERIA SHOULD BEWARE OF ANOTHER CIVIL WAR, SAYS THIS IGBO LEADER

Nigerians have been warned to be cautious of another civil war looming as long as equity and fairness is denied some sections of the country. President of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Nnia Nwodo, who gave the warning in a statement on Saturday said with the current structural imbalance in the political spectrum of the country, the nation is heading towards collapsing violently. The Ohanaeze chieftain said as long as the North sees no wrong in scheming other zones out politically, it will not augur well for the country. The adminstration of President…

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OHANEZE SECRETARY SUPPORTS ROTIMI AMAECHI, SAYS IGBOS CANNOT PRODUCE PRESIDENT IN 2023

2023: Ohanaeze’s secretary backs Amaechi, says Igbo can’t be President The Secretary-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Uche Okwukwu, has said that the people of the South-East played themselves out of the 2023 Presidency by failing to vote for the All Progressives Congress in the 2019 general elections. Okwukwu said he was supporting the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, who stated that the Igbo had by act of omission or commission made it impossible for them to win the Presidency in the next four years. He made his position known in a…

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NIGERIA WII BREAK IF NIGER DELTA AGREES TO JOIN BIAFRA- OKOWA

The Delta State Governor, Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa, Thursday said Nigeria as a country will divide the very day the South-South region decided to join struggle for the actualisation of Biafra Republic. “Nigeria will divide the very day the South-South agrees to join Biafra,” Governor Okowa declared at the Niger Delta Peace and Security Summit held in Koko, Warri North Local Government Area. Governor Okowa, who was represented by his Executive Assistant/Directorate of Orientation, Barr. Eugene. A. Uzum, said some parts of Nigeria were being oppressed just as he cautioned that…

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IGBOS WILL GET NOTHING IN BUHARI’S SECOND TERM FOR NOT VOTING APC, OKOROCHA REVEALS

The embattled Governor of Imo State, Governor Anayo Rochas Okorocha, has stated that there would be nothing for South East under President Muhammadu Buhari’s second term. Governor Okorocha, who stated this while addressing newsmen on Tuesday at the Government House Owerri, before he left for Abuja, also said the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, was full of controversies. “So long as the South-East region did not vote for Buhari, they should expect nothing from Buhari second tenure,” he said. Okorocha further said he was a lone voice in the wilderness…

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IGBO FALLEN HEROES ARE NOT PROPERLY HONOURED- BIANCA OJUKWU

Tony Okafor, Awka Widow of the late Igbo leader, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, Bianca, has said Igbo fallen heroes are not properly honoured. She said such personalities should be immortalised in such a way that would reflect their ideals and philosophies. Bianca expressed this in a funeral tribute to a former President General of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Dozie Ikedife in Nnewi, Anambra State. While calling for proper immortalisation of Ikedife, Bianca asked the Ndigbo to brace for such occasions by working out good immortalisation schemes for their people. She said,…

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SENATE PRESIDENCY: IGBOS HAVE THEMSELVES TO BLAME FOR VOTING ATIKU SAYS APC

Igbos Have Themselves To Blame For Voting Atiku – APC The ruling APC said it does not deserve any blame for not zoning the position of Senate President or Deputy Senate President to the South-East. Rather it said the South-East should blame itself for queuing behind Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the PDP in the just concluded general elections. The party was reacting to the outburst of Orji Uzor Kalu, who said that unless the APC makes him the Deputy Senate President of the 9th Senate, he will fight to…

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COURT ORDERS NNAMDI KANU’S ARREST

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Federal High Court in Abuja on Thursday ordered the arrest of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, and directed that his trial on charges of treasonable felony should proceed in his absence. The judge, Justice Binta Nyako, whose decision was anchored on the provisions of Section 352(4) of the Administrative of Criminal Justice Act, 2015, said Kanu had failed to appear in court since April 25, 2017 without any reasonable explanation. The lead prosecuting counsel, Mr. Magaji Labaran, applied for the court’s…

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BIAFRA CANNOT BE ACHIEVED SOUTH EAST LEADERS ONLY WANT MONEY -OLISA AGBAKOBA

Olisa Agbakoba, SAN, has declared that Biafra is not realistic based on his experience as an Igbo man and an ex-Biafran soldier. Agbakoba also stated Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Independent people of Biafra (IPOB) was going about his agitation wrongly. ”The problem of Nigeria is marginalisation…exclusion. Some are chopping, others are not. There are about 65 million unemployed youths in the country. “If I was president, I will speak with negotiate Nnamdi Kanu and offer him deals. I will not glorify him but I will tell him that he…

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NWODO TO IGBO: LET’S FORGET BIAFRA AND INSIST ON RESTRUCTURING

John Nwodo, president-general of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, says the Igbo should forget about Biafra and push for restructuring. Nwodo said this on Thursday while speaking at the 3rd inauguration of the state and local government executives of the Abia state chapter of Ohanaeze Ndigbo. The president-general said the realisation of Biafra was a “tall order” which would not be in the overall interest of the Igbo in their socio-economic and political relationships with other Nigerians. “We should forget Biafra and insist on restructuring. We must seek for peaceful ways of resolving…

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ALLOW IGBOS TO GO, NIGER DELTA MILITANTS TELL FG

THE Coalition of Niger Delta Agitators has called on the Federal Government to allow the Igbo ethic group to leave Nigeria in order to avoid a civil war that could claim millions of lives. They also condemned the attack on security agents and the Hausa community by members of the Indigenous People of Biafra. It expressed shock that IPOB members could extend their aggression to Oyigbo Local Government Area in Rivers State, a Niger Delta State. Making their position known through a statement on Monday, which was signed by 13…

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