Shock, anger trail Boko Haram killing of aid worker
Hearts saddened by the shocking execution of Hauwa Liman received a fresh stab yesterday as her traumatised parents rejected news of their daughter’s death.
Primaries and takeaways for Southeast
An issue that is generating discussion since conclusion of the presidential primaries is what role the southeast geo-political zone would...
Southeast in dilemma amid APC, PDP supremacy battles
As the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) spoil for a major electoral offensive next year, the Southeast geopolitical zone appears be in a bit dilemma.
OYC opposes PDP zoning VP to South West
Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide yesterday condemned alleged plan by the People Democracy Party (PDP) to zone the position of vice president to the South west.
Intervene in seeking Onwuka’s whereabouts, Zionists tell South East governors, leaders
The Biafra Zionists Federation (BZF) yesterday asked the South-East Governors and Ohanaeze Ndigbo to intervene in seeking the whereabouts of their leader, Benjamin Onwuka, eight days after security men took him away in Enugu. Onwuka was last seen on August 20, when he led members of his group after their failed attempt to hoist Biafra…
In video, abducted Leah Sharibu pleads for rescue
From captivity, Leah Sharibu, one of the abducted Dapchi schoolgirls, yesterday pleaded for an urgent intervention by President Muhammadu Buhari to facilitate her rescue.
Ohanaeze asks Ndigbo to caution IPOB
The Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo has asked Ndigbo to call the pro-Biafra agitators, Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) to order over their incessant attacks on the organisation at slightest opportunity. Ohanaeze said it has become common for IPOB to accuse its leadership for its woes, adding that it has resisted temptation to join…
Ohanaeze has no hands in proscription of IPOB, says Nwodo
Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, yesterday, said it has no hands in the proscription of the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) by the federal government, even as it decried an alleged campaign of calumny against it by the outlawed group.
IPOB pulls out of talks with Ohanaeze Ndigbo, South East governors
The move to reconcile the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) with Igbo leaders and South East governors may have suffered setback, as the group yesterday pulled out of the talks.
IPOB meets Igbo leaders, lists conditions for peace
The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) rose from a meeting with Ohanaeze Ndigbo and the Igbo Leaders of Thought (ILT), led by Professor Ben Nwabueze, seeking the de-proscription of the group as a ‘terrorist’ organisation. The group said this was part of the conditions for peace with Southeast governors and the Federal Government. IPOB also…
Afenifere, NEF, Ohanaeze, PANDEF leaders meet, vow to end bad governance
A summit of national leaders and elders convened by the Northern Elders Forum (NEF), Afenifere, Ohanaeze Ndigbo and Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) ended in Abuja yesterday with a resolution to continue to push for the emergence of a more visionary and dynamic government to redeem Nigerians...