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.
Ohanaeze denounces call for Biafra Republic
Apex Igbo socio- cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, yesterday said the restoration of Biafra was never an Igbo agenda. President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nnia Nwodo, said what Ndigbo had always wanted was restructuring of the polity to the benefit of the various segments of the country.
Restructuring Nigeria: Decentralisation for national cohesion
A presentation by John Nnia Nwodo, President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo on behalf of the organisation on the current agitations for restructuring of the Nigerian federation at the Royal Institute of International Affairs...