Tag: Ohanaeze Ndigbo

Ohanaeze Ndigbo denies media statement on Nnamdi Kanu

Igbo sociocultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide has denied a statement credited to it on the re-arrest and arraignment of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). According to the National Publicity Secretary, Chief Alex Ogbonnia, the group is yet to make known its position and the erstwhile media[Read More…]

Food blockade: Ohanaeze Ndigbo say there are conspiracies against the South-Eastern region by ’those who want to destabilise the region’

The apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has alleged that there are conspiracies against the South-Eastern region by ’those who want to destabilise the region’. In an interview with SaharaReporters on Thursday, Okechukwu Isiguzoro, Secretary-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo said the insurrection in the South-East is caused by some northerners who[Read More…]

Fulanis with AK-47 should vacate igboland in 48 hours ‘ – Ohaneze Youths

The youth wing of the apex Igbo socio-cultural body, the Ohanaeze Ndigbo has given a 48-hour ultimatum to every Fulani with AK-47 in any part of South East or be treated like “bush meat” National President of Ohanaeze Youths Council, Igboayaka. O Igboayaka, said this on Monday in reaction to[Read More…]

Igbo youths will resist COVID-19 vaccines ‘with our sweat and blood’ – Ohanaeze Ndigbo vows

Igbo socio cultural Youth organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide has issued a stern warning to the Federal Ministry of Health to resist the temptation of ordering the distribution or administration of the imported covid 19 vaccines to the people of Southeast geo political zone. OYC insists there is an[Read More…]

Igbo youths should ignore #EndSARS protests- Ohaneze warns

The lgbo socio cultural youth organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide has described the plan to resume EndSARS protests in some parts of the country as an “ill journey” that could lead to more deaths and destruction, and urged Igbo youths not to be part of it. In a statement[Read More…]

Igbos will henceforth embark on self-defence in Nigeria -Ohanaeze Ndigbo

Ohanaeze Ndigbo, rising from its Imeobi meeting of the year, in Enugu, yesterday, said it exhaustively considered and deliberated on the lone agenda of the meeting, which was security, and with deep trepidation, noted the deteriorating security situation in the South East and Nigeria in general, saying Ndigbo would henceforth[Read More…]

Ohanaeze Ndigbo Insists on 2023 Presidency

Ohanaeze Ndigbo has insisted that it is the turn of the South East to occupy the highest office in Nigeria come 2023. Its President General, Chief Nnia Nwodo, who stated that Ndigbo have the inalienable right to aspire to the nation’s presidency, added that any attempt to deny the ethnic[Read More…]

It is “idiotic, unconstitutional and parochial”: Ohanaeze Ndigbo disown kinsman seeking third term for Buhari

The Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council has disowned the move by a member of the All Progressives Congress in Ebonyi State, Charles Enya, who is seeking an amendment of the Constitution to allow President Muhammadu Buhari get another term in office. The youth wing of the pan Igbo group, in collaboration[Read More…]

Nnia Nwodo Emerges President of Ohanaeze Ndigbo

A former Minister of Information, Nnia Nwodo, was on Tuesday elected the President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, the apex socio-political organisation of the Igbo. Nwodo got 242 votes, to defeat his opponent, Prof. Chinweite Ejike, a former Vice-Chancellor of Enugu State University of Science and Technology, who got 13 votes. Two[Read More…]

For Demolishing Oshodi Market, Ohanaeze Declares Ambode Number One Enemy Of Ndigbo

For demolishing the Oshodi market omostly occupied by Igbo traders when most of them were still celebrating the Yuletide in their villages, the Igbo apex socio-cultural organization, the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has declared Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State as the number one enemy of Ndigbo. National President of the Ohanaeze Youth[Read More…]