Posts Tagged ‘ohaneze’

Ohanaeze alleges plot to remove S’East governors

Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide (OYC) yesterday raised the alarm of an alleged plot to “overthrow” South East Governors. This was contained in a statement signed by Okechukwu Isiguzoro, President General and Okwu Nnabuike, Secretary-General. The group accused the leadership of Ohanaeze Ndigbo of working against the South East Governors in the interest of an […]

UN Delegates meet, speak on Ohaneze Ndigbo’s role in ensuring Nigeria’s Unity

The United Nations has commended the Ohanaeze, apex Igbo socio-cultural group on the role it played in stemming the tide of agitations threatening Nigeria’s unity. The UN said it was worried about developments in Nigeria, particularly in the South-east but however noted that it stood for a united Nigeria where human rights are respected and […]

Nnamdi Kanu not a Leader of Thought, Ohaneze never discussed Secession – Presidency 

The Presidency has explained why the leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, was not part of the ongoing consultations with leaders of the South East. The Special Adviser to the President on Political Matters, Senator Babafemi Ojudu, on Sunday, said that the IPOB leader was not invited because the Presidency does […]

Ohaneze and Its Unjustified  Fear of the Army 

By: Israel Abiodun It takes morbid fear to work up the courage to condemn what a large population are commending.  When the Nigerian Army inaugurated a 7-member Special Board of Inquiry into allegations of human rights abuses against it the development was met with accolades. Several people commended the development as a plus for the […]

Nigerian Army Human Rights Probe, Ohaneze acting the script of selfish politicians — SERG

A south east group, the SouthEast Renewal Group (SERG) has accused the leadership of pan-igbo socio cultural group, Ohaneze ndi Igbo of acting the script of selfish politicians who will benefit from insecurity in the South East region. The SERG said rather than cooperate with the army which has restored peace and chased away kidnappers […]

EAST MEETS WEST | Ohanaeze and Afenifere rub minds on State of the Nation

Prominent Igbo and Yoruba leaders at the weekend held a historic meeting in Lagos where they rubbed minds on burning national issues. The meeting was at the instance of the new President-General of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief John Nnia Nwodo, who led a powerful delegation of the pan-Igbo group to visit Afenifere, the pan-Yoruba organisation. […]