Posts Tagged ‘southeast governors’

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 […]

Southeast governors ban herdsmen from carrying AK 47 rifles

Southeast governors have banned the use of Ak 47 rifles and cutlasses by herdsmen in the zone. The governors also denied involvement in the Operation Python Dance of 2017 in which the country home of IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu, was raided. The Chairman of the Forum, Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State, announced this at […]

It’s a shame S’East govs cannot carry out their constitutional right ~ Nnamdi Kanu

Leader of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has described as shameful that South-east governors have resorted to begging in order to carry out their constitutional rights. He was reacting to the appeal the governors made to President Muhammadu Buhari in an open letter on Tuesday. The governors had in the letter, […]

South-East Governors Write Buhari Over Airport, Herdsmen

Governors in Nigeria’s south east have written to President Muhammadu Buhari urging him to delay the closure of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu, and act against insecurity in the region. The South East Governors Forum also asked the president to approve its earlier decision banning herders who have no cattle, as well as the […]

BREAKING| Southeast Governors Reject RUGA, Task Buhari on Infrastructural Development

Major highlights of the communique issued by South East Governors Forum at the end of its meeting held on Sunday, July 28, 2019, at the Government House, Enugu, which was attended by the host Governor, Rt. Hon. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State/Chairman of the Forum, Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State and […]

South-East Govs describe Cattle colonies, Fulani vigilantes as Comical

Chairman of the Forum and Governor of Ebonyi State, Chief David Umahi, in a statement released by his Chief Press Secretary, Emmanuel Uzor, described reports that the governors would allow MACBAN to form vigilance groups as strange. The statement read: “I find it extremely strange for anybody to think that non-locals in any part of […]