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The Communique Of Igbo Ekunie’s World Press Conference On “The Igbo Nation, The Biafran Question And Restructuring: The Way Forward”

Igbo Nation, The Biafran Question And Restructuring: The Way Forward Communique Issued At The End Of Igbo Ekunie’s 1st World Press Conference Held In Awka, Anambra State, Nigeria. Renascent East-Developing The Homeland 45 years after the civil war, the Buhari presidency in 2015 returned Nigeria to full-blown marginalisation and the vexed politics of exclusion. In this, the Southeast was worst [continue here]….

Operation Python Dance II And The Invasion Of Nnamdi Kanu’s Home Is Unconstitutional And Treasonable!

The attention of Igbo Ekunie Initiative, a coalition of professionals in Nigeria and the Diaspora has been drawn to another launch of operation Python dance II in the South-East and the invasion of Nnamdi Kanu’s residence by military armoured vehicles in a purported “show of force”. Emerging reports indicate that the invasion of Kanu’s home and other such civilian areas [continue here]….

Arewa Youth Quit Notice: All Southerners And Christians Should Permanently Quit The Northeast And Northwest For Their Safety.

The attention of Igbo Ekunie Initiative, a coalition of professionals in Nigeria and the Diaspora has been drawn to a purported suspension of the infamous, primitive and unconstitutional quit notice issued by so called Arewa youths. We want to put it on record that the quit notice was not withdrawn but was merely suspended. The audios and videos urging the [continue here]….

Igbo Ekunie Disagrees With President Buhari On Nigeria’s Unity Not Being Negotiable

We the Igbo Ekunie Initiative, IEI, comprising individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora; disagrees with President Muhamadu Buhari that Nigerian unity is settled and not negotiable. We insist that Nigerian’s forced unity is not settled and remains negotiable by all the ethnic nationalities that make up the country. Evidently, the current overheating of the polity and tensions coupled with the [continue here]….

Igbo Ekunie Condemns The Senseless Ozubulu Massacre And Calls For Full Investigation

We the Igbo Ekunie Initiative, IEI, comprising individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora; condemn in the strongest possible terms the senseless, gruesome and violent murder of innocent worshippers at Saint Philips Catholic church, Amakwa, Ozubulu, Ekwusigo LGA, in Anambra state on Sunday the 6th of August 2017 when some armed men opened fire during the Sunday service at the church thereby [continue here]….

Re: Open Letter To The Acting President In Response To The Position And Fallacies by Arewa Youths

The Office Of The Vice President The Federal Republic Of Nigeria, Aso Rock Presidential Villa, Abuja, Nigeria 24th June 2017   Re: Open Letter To The Acting President In Response To The Position And Fallacies by Arewa Youths   Dear Acting President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo Sir, The attention of Igbo Ekunie Initiative, a coalition of professionals in Nigeria and the Diaspora [continue here]….

Igbo Ekunie Calls For A United Nation Supervised Referendum Across Southern Nigeria On Pre-1914 Borders 

The attention of Igbo Ekunie Initiative (IEI), comprising professionals in Nigeria and the Diaspora has been drawn to declaration by a so-called coalition of Arewa youths who in reaction to the successful/peaceful sit at home organised by IPOB/MASSOB in memory of those who lost their lives in the Nigeria-Biafra war gave Igbos/Southerners 3 months to quit the North. Having carefully [continue here]….

Call For Massive Voter Registration And Participation In The South-East And South-South

The attention of Igbo Ekunie Initiative (IEI), comprising individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora has been drawn to calls for the boycott of elections in the Southeast and South-South. Having carefully considered the reasons given by those who have advanced such ideas we wish to declare as follows: While we note, acknowledge and share the legitimate grievances giving rise to [continue here]….

Igbo Ekunie Condemns Nnamdi Kanu’s Outrageous Bail Conditions And Lopsided Recruitments In DSS

We the Igbo Ekunie Initiative, IEI, comprised of individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora; condemn the unjust, discriminatory and outrageous conditions attached to Nnamdi Kanu’s bail by Justice Binta Murtala Nyako. For all intents and purposes, Nigeria is supposed to be a constitutional democracy. Amongst fundamental and inalienable rights enshrined in the constitution are freedoms of expression and association; yet [continue here]….

Time For Southeast Governors To Create A Regional Platform For Rapid Development

We the Igbo Ekunie Initiative, IEI, comprising individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora; wish to state, that considering Nigeria’s chequered history and the long betrayed ideal for development;  driven primarily by the nation’s contradictions, the consequent suspicion/infighting and the destructive policies of marginalisation in place of policies of national development pursued by successive leaders, it has become evident, beyond all [continue here]….