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January 14, 2019 3:09 PM Biafra: Ohanaeze youths identify those allegedly sponsoring Nnamdi Kanu to cause confusion

The Ohanaeze Youth Council, OYC, and a coalition of Igbo groups on Monday accused the leader of the Indigenous People of Biara, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu of working for politicians to cause confusion in Abia and Ebonyi States. The coalition said Kanu has derailed from his pursuit for the actualisation of Biafra and was being “sponsored by politicians to cause 108

January 10, 2019 6:08 AM Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu to address boycott of 2019 elections, betrayal of Igbo Governors

Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), will speak on a phone-in radio programme from Israel at about 6pm on Saturday. The programme is to enable him address issues relating to the threat to boycott the general elections by IPOB. Kanu will also talk about the alleged betrayal of the Igbos, caused by the leadership of Ohanaeze 120

November 30, 2018 12:07 PM Some Service Chiefs making money from war against Boko Haram – Ohanaeze

The apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has alleged that some Service chiefs in the country were making money from the war against Boko Haram insurgents. The group expressed dismay that despite the huge funds being earmarked for the procurement of weapons to fight insurgency in the northeast,the government has failed to protect lives 47

November 21, 2018 2:49 PM 2019: Create one more state from South East to show your seriousness – Ohanaeze tasks Buhari

Ohanaeze Ndigbo, the apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to send an Executive bill to the National Assembly for the creation of an additional state in the South-East before 2019 general election. The group in a statement issued to newsmen by its Deputy National Publicity Secretary, Mazi Chuks Ibegbu, and forwarded 42

November 15, 2018 6:55 AM Atiku: What Ohanaeze leader Nwodo, Saraki said during Igbo leaders’ endorsement

President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nnia Nwodo on Wednesday decried the state of infrastructure in the South East zone. Nwodo lamented that the South East had not been carried along in the scheme of things in the country, adding that “appointments has been lopsided”. He said that the state of infrastructure at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport 52

November 7, 2018 12:25 PM Ohanaeze warns Nigeria Army against use of firearms on protesters

The Deputy National Publicity Secretary of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, the apex Igbo Socio-cultural organization, Mazi Chuks Ibegbu, has warned against the use of live bullet by the Nigeria Army to quell peaceful demonstrations. Ibegbu noted that such action was barbaric and no longer in vogue in any part of the world. The Ohanaeze spokesman said, “I appeal to the Nigerian 45

October 23, 2018 5:44 AM 2019 presidency: Ohanaeze youths deny endorsing Atiku/Peter Obi

Okey Nwachukwu, a factional Deputy National Publicity Secretary of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youths, has denied that the group has endorsed the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar and his running mate, Peter Obi. In a statement made available to newsmen in Umuahia, the Abia State capital, Nwachukwu called on Nigerians to disregard 49

October 20, 2018 5:42 AM 2019: What Ohaneze youths want Buhari to do to Nnamdi Kanu

The leadership of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide on Friday and ahead of the 2019 general elections tasked President Muhammadu Buhari to grant Presidential pardon to Nnamdi Kanu. Nnamdi Kanu, the national leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, was allegedly sighted while praying at his hideout in far away Israel. The demand for the Presidential 45

October 14, 2018 4:19 PM Travel ban: Ohanaeze spokesman, Ibegbu backs Buhari

Mazi Chuks Ibegbu, deputy national publicity secretary of the apex Igbo organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has backed the federal government’s ban on 50 high-profile persons from traveling abroad over corruption cases. This followed a directive by President Muhammadu Buhari on the full implementation of Executive Order 6. Ibegbu, who spoke in an interview 48

October 13, 2018 12:59 PM 2019 Presidency: South East Govs., Ohanaeze meet over Atiku’s choice of Obi

South East Governors and the leadership of Ohanaeze Ndigbo will meet this afternoon in Enugu over the choice of former governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi as the running mate to Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. Atiku, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, had yesterday chosen Obi as his running mate. The meeting will also be attended 50