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...
Furore as FG aborts southern leaders’ trip for pro-restructuring rally
For about five hours yesterday, leaders of the three major socio-cultural groups in the southern part of the country, South-South Forum, Ohanaeze Ndigbo...
Middle Belt Forum eyes 2019 presidency
The influential Middle Belt Forum (MBF), a group of prominent political leaders in the middle belt states, may have decided to have a shot at the presidency to actualize their demand for restructuring of the country.
Ohanaeze, MASSOB tackle president over remarks on Plateau killings
Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, and the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) have described as
Ohanaeze hails Supreme Court judgment on Innoson
The Socio-Cultural Organization of Igbos, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has hailed the judgment of the Supreme Court of Nigeria in the case between Innoson Group of Companies and Guatanty Trust Bank.The organisation gave the commendation in a statement by Chief Emeka Attamah, Media Adviser to its President-General, Chief Nnia Nwodo, released in Abuja on Monday.