With new Ohaneze leadership, Igbos ready to play politics beyond the Niger

Businessman and politician, Longers Anyanwu sounds a note of warning to traitors who may be persuaded to work against the new leadership of the apex aocio-cultural group, Ohaneze Ndigbo With the ground swell support and acknowledgment of the well-meaning Igbos and other leaders of ethnic nationalities in Nigeria, it shows that with proper leadership laced […]

Why are the Igbo paranoid? – By Tochukwu Ezukanma

By Tochukwu Ezukanma | Lagos, Nigeria | January 15, 2021 – A female preacher on “Morning Cry” was killed by an unknown assailant in Abuja. The murdered early morning preacher was a Yoruba, and most likely, her assailant is a northern Moslem. Interestingly, in all the hoopla spawned by the murder of this devout Christian lady […]

The South East joint security outfit

After much procrastination, the governors and leaders of the South East region have finally formed a joint security outfit to tackle rising security challenges besieging the geo-political zone.  Disclosing this to newsmen at his Umunaga Uburu country home in Ohaozara Local Government Area, the governor of Ebonyi State and Chairman of the South East Governors Forum, […]

South-East governors advised to set up security outfit to fight rising crime

From Okwe Obi, Abuja The Conference of Igbo Elders for Peace and Development has called on South-East governors to establish a security outfit to curb the rising cases of banditry and kidnapping ravaging the region. The Conference’s National President, Dr Festus Edochie, and Secretary, Barr Esther Amadi, in a statement on Thursday, disowned the security outfit […]

Proscribed IPOB floats security outfit for South East, South South

Gets Ohanaeze support The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has floated a security outfit for the South East and South-South regions. IPOB said it was moved to establish Eastern Security Network (ESN) by the failure of governments of the two regions to set up regional security outfits like their counterparts in other regions despite the […]

Kalu endorses Obiozor for Ohanaeze Ndigbo President

Chief Whip of the Senate and former governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, has backed former Nigeria’s Ambassador to the United States, Prof. George Obiozor as Ohanaeze Ndigbo president general. He called on ImeObi Ohanaeze Ndigbo, the organisation’s highest organ to adopt Obiozor as consensus candidate. In a statement signed by Emeka Nwala of […]

2023: President of Igbo extraction’ll heal wounds of neglect –Bishop Chukwuma

By Sunday Ani The Anglican Archbishop of Enugu Ecclesiastical Province, Most Rev Dr. Emmanuel Chukwuma believes if the Southeast is allowed to produce Nigeria’s president in 2023, the wounds of the Biafra war and long feeling of marginalisation in the zone would be healed. In this exclusive chat with the Daily Sun, the vocal cleric expresses optimism […]

MASSOB berates South-East governors for nonchalance to Biafran cause

Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) has taken a swipe at the South-East governors over what the group described as their nonchalance to the ideals of the Biafran cause. In an interview, MASSOB National Publicity Secretary Sunny Okereafor said that it was unfortunate that instead of the South-East governors joining hands […]

We will support candidate from South-East, but not ‘Igbo presidency’ – Buba Galadima (But they supported Hausa/Fulani presidency, right?)

Buba Galadima Ahead of the 2023 presidential election, Businessman and politician Buba Galadima has said that the people will support a candidate from South-East, but not “Igbo presidency” Galadima said this Monday during The Morning Show on Arise Television while speaking on restructuring from the EndSAR protest. He said “I have a lot of friends […]

2023: No compromise on Igbo presidency, South East group declares

Okwe Obi, Abuja Pan-Ohanaeze Ndigbo socio-political organisation, Conference of Igbo Youth Professionals Worldwide, has declared the South East region will produce the president in 2023, especially with the support of those in the diaspora. Its National President, Maduabuchi Nwodo, in a statement, yesterday, urged President Muhammadu Buhari to reflect the federal character principle in all […]

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