Nwodo tasks Achuzia’s children on father’s legacy
The President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, John Nnia Nwodo has tasked the children of the late Biafran warlord, Joe Achuzia, to emulate the footsteps of their father. Nwodo gave the charge in Asaba during the Day of Tributes organised in honour of Achuzia popularly called Air Raid for his daring exploits. He charged Ndigbo not to…
Ohanaeze vows to ensure court martial of soldiers killing Igbo people
The Ohanaeze Ndigbo has vowed that it would not rest until the Nigerian Army court marshals its officers involved in extra-judicial killings of Igbo youths during the Operation Python Dance last year.
Ohanaeze accuses INEC of deliberately disenfranchising Igbo
The apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of using “deliberate effort” to disfranchise Igbo in the 2019 general elections.
Ohanaeze rallies Ndigbo against proposed cattle colonies
The apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, yesterday, called on all Igbo-speaking states to reject the proposed cattle colonies in the country. Rising from its National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting, Ohanaeze Ndigbo also urged governments of Igbo-speaking states to pass the anti-grazing laws to protect the people from further killings and harassment by marauding herdsmen.…
Sultan exonerates Miyetti Allah from killings in Benue
The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) is not responsible for the wave of killings by herdsmen across the country...
‘Tenure extension for CDS, service chiefs stifles professionalism’
The decision by President Muhammadu Buhari to extend the tenure of the chief of defence staff and service chiefs continues to draw diverse reactions...
Ohanaeze, Arewa laud Buhari’s approval of ex-Biafran police officers’ pensions
Apex Igbo socio-political group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, yesterday commended President Muhammadu Buhari for approving the payment of pensions benefits to ex-Biafran police officers.
UN hails Ohanaeze’s role in South East agitations
The United Nations said yesterday that it was worried by the recent agitations for self-determination by a section of the South East geo-political zone of Nigeria and expressed UN’s preference for a united and peaceful Nigeria.