Posts Tagged ‘Ohanaeze Ndigbo’

Community policing: IGP, Ohanaeze Disagree

by Seun Adeuyion February 13, 2020
The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, and Ohanaeze Ndigbo, a socio-political group, have disagreed over the modus operandi of community policing in the country.  The IGP spoke at the end of South-East Security Summit held in Enugu, saying special officers will be recruited as community police.  He said this officers would be under the control […]

Ohanaeze in Imo aligns with Uzodinma

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 9, 2020
As the legal battle for Imo State governorship seat continues at the Supreme Court, the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Imo State chapter, has come out to voice its thoughts. The group has pledged its support for the state’s new governor, Hope Uzodinma. The group said its support for the All Progressives Congress’ (APC’s) governor was “morally and formally […]

‘Accept Supreme Court verdict’

by Seun Adeuyion January 21, 2020
The Ohanaeze Ndigbo on Monday called on the people of Imo State to accept in good faith the Supreme Court judgment that removed Emeka Ihedioha and brought in Hope Uzodinma as the governor of the state. The apex Igbo socio-cultural group said Ihedioha’s ouster by the Supreme Court judgment was not the first, recalling that […]

Nnamdi Kanu: Ohanaeze President, Nwodo writes Ndigbo [See Full Statement]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 23, 2019
President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, Chief Nnia Nwodo, denied allegations raised against him by the leader of Indigenous people of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. Nwodo in an open letter released on Thursday in Enugu, dismissed claims that he is a Fulani stooge; quashing IPOB suggestions that he colluded with the Nigerian Army to attack, […]

2023: Igbo leaders meet in Ebonyi over presidential project

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 25, 2019
Igbo leaders will on Tuesday, June 25 meet in Abakaliki, Ebonyi state to begin its move to occupy Nigeria’s presidency in 2023. The Guardian reports that the first state chapter of the South East for Presidency 2023 Movement would be inaugurated and to be graced by distinguished religious, traditional, political and social actors. Former minister […]

Ohanaeze Ndigbo, others reject proposal for Fulani vigilante in Southeast

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 22, 2019
Angry reactions have trailed the demand by the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN) for the establishment of Fulani vigilante group in the Southeast as stakeholders in the zone have vowed to resist the move. National President of MACBAN, Mohammadu Kirowa, had at a security summit in Enugu requested the establishment of Fulani Youth Vigilante […]