Igbo Ekunie condemns the continued closure of Akanu Ibiam Int. Airport Enugu for international fligts, demands prompt resumption of operations

We, the Igbo Ekunie Initiatives, IEI, comprised of individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora, IEI hereby condemn in no uncertain terms the continuous delay and inability of the federal government and aviation authorities to abide by the 3rd of May 2021 advertised commencement date for the resumption of international flight operations at Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu We recall with [continue here]….

Igbo Ekunie Condemns The Attack In The South-East, Bemoans The Existential Threat To Lives & Properties, And Calls For Restraint To Avoid Anarchy Chaos

We, the Igbo Ekunie Initiatives, IEI, comprised of individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora; IEI, wishes to draw the attention of the international community to the existential crisis in the South East, engendered by the activities of the Nigerian security agencies, especially the army and the police that have been taking nefarious steps to dismantle the security cohesion of entire [continue here]….

A Call For President Muhammadu Buhari To Urgently Declare A State Of Emergency On Security And Constitute An All-Inclusive Government of National Unity To Tackle Nation’s Drift To War

Press Release:   A Call For President Muhammadu Buhari To Urgently Declare A State Of Emergency On Security And  Constitute An All Inclusive Government of National Unity To  Tackle Nation’s Drift To War We the Igbo Ekunie Initiative, IEI, comprising individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora; have observed with despair, the growing insurgency, terrorism and general insecurity across the nation. Just [continue here]….

President Muhammadu Buhari

A Call For The Youths To Stop The Destruction Of Properties, And For President Buhari To Commence Restructuring And Constitute An All-Inclusive Government Of National Unity

We the Igbo Ekunie Initiative, IEI, comprising individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora; have observed with keen interest, the unprecedented “EndSars” protests across the nation. We have also observed the criminal and cowardly killing of peaceful protesters at Lekki toll gates by members of the armed forces which unfortunately nudged the hitherto peaceful protests into sporadic violence. For decades, rather [continue here]….

Extra-Judicial Killing Of Unarmed IPOB Members: A Crime Against Humanity And Assault On Democracy

We the Igbo Ekunie Initiative, IEI, comprising individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora; unequivocally condemn the extrajudicial killing of unarmed youths holding peaceful meetings in Emene Enugu state by Nigerian security services.  In light of this egregious violation of human rights and assault on the very essence of democracy; we wish to state as follows:      That democracy at the very [continue here]….

President Mohammadu Buhari

The Exclusion Of Southeast In $22.7 Billion Federal Loan As Further Evidence Of President Buhari’s Inglorious Apartheid Regime

We the Igbo Ekunie Initiative, IEI, comprising individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora; have noted the criminal/Apartheid level exclusion of the Southeast in projects to be executed from the $22.7 billion federal loan. Having carefully reviewed all the allocated projects by administrative zones, we state as follows: That the scale and scope of this unprecedented exclusion in a democracy and [continue here]….

Igbo Ekunie Condemns The Xenophobic Attack On Nigerians In South Africa

The attention of Igbo Ekunie Initiative, a coalition of professionals in Nigeria and the Diaspora has been drawn to the recent to the widespread attack on Nigerians and their businesses in South Africa. This humiliation, vandalization of property, senseless killing and attack is reprehensible, dastardly and condemnable. The attacks defy and desecrate everything African brotherhood stands for, especially for a [continue here]….

Igbo Ekunie Condemns And Opposes The Reckless Provocative Call By Miyetti Allah For The Establishment Of Fulani Vigilante Outfits In The South East

The attention of Igbo Ekunie Initiative, a coalition of professionals in Nigeria and the Diaspora has been drawn to the recent call by Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) for the establishment of Fulani Vigilante’s outfit in the South East of Nigeria We condemn and denounce this reckless and provocative macabre call by Miyetti Allah in the strongest [continue here]….

Igbo Ekunie Berates Southeast PDP And Their Faux Pas On Abubakar Atiku’s VP Pick

The attention of Igbo Ekunie Initiative, a coalition of professionals in Nigeria and the Diaspora has been drawn to a statement by Southeast PDP leaders/governors; namely Governor David Umahi, Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, Osita Chidoka, Chris Ubah and others over alleged  non consultation  by Abubakar Atiku before announcing his VP pick being Mr. Peter Obi. Having carefully considered the allegations and the [continue here]….