South East governors, police, IPOB set for showdown over sit-at-home order
States in the southeast might experience a shutdown today, following a sit-at-home order by pro-Biafra agitators.
Between Biafra agitators, Ndigbo and May 30
The last time the South East and Ndi-Igbo in parts of the world witnessed a Biafra-ordered sit-at–home was on May 30, 2017.
Consider pragmatic approach, VON DG tells Ohanaeze
Against the background of recent restructuring summit convened by the umbrella socio-cultural organization of all Igbo, Ohanaeze Nd’Igbo, the Director General of Voice of Nigeria ...
Heavy police presence at venue of Ohanaeze summit
Security has been beefed up around the Alex Ekwueme Square, Awka, Anambra capital, venue of the Monday Ohanaeze Ndigbo summit on restructuring. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that heavily armed personnel of the Army, Navy, Police and NSCDC were strategically positioned on the adjoining roads to the venue. Officials of the FRSC were…
IPOB, Ohanaeze set for showdown in Awka
The banned Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) will either make good its threat today or risk being tagged as a group that issues empty ultimatums.
Bomb explosion will not deter my Igbo leadership, says Ohanaeze leader, Nwodo
President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nnia Nwodo, has expressed shock over a bomb explosion that occurred at his Ukehe, Igbo-Etiti Local Council country home, vowing not to be deterred by the incident.
Ohanaeze: Stoking crisis to weaken body ahead 2019
The apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo is not new to crisis. Since the formation of the group as an umbrella organisation of all Igbo organisations, home and abroad, it had experienced discordant tones that had often polarized administrations of the body. External influences from persons believed to be desirous of using the group to…
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.