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]….

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 We want to put it on record that the quit notice was not withdrawn but was merely suspended.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]….

100,000 Nigeria Police Recruitment Based On Local Governments And The $30billion Loan

The attention of Igbo Ekunie Initiative (IEI) comprising individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora has been drawn to attempts by the Buhari administration to carry out recruitment exercise in the police force using local governments instead of states as provided for in the constitution under the federal character clause. Having used successive Northern military regimes to disproportionately create more local [continue here]….

Alerting The United Nations General Assembly To Growing Human Rights Violations In Nigeria

As the Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari prepares to address the United Nations General Assembly on the 21st of September, 2016; we at the Igbo Ekunie Initiative, IEI, comprised of individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora; wish to again bring to the attention of the United Nations Human Rights Council, the growing spate of human rights violations since the inception of [continue here]….

Onitsha Massacre: Time For The ICC To Issue An Arrest Warrant To End Nigeria’s Obnoxious Culture Of Impunity

We the Igbo Ekunie Initiative, IEI, comprised of individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora; unequivocally condemn the grievous crimes against humanity committed by the notorious Nigerian army once again in Onitsha on the 30th of May, 2016, where peaceful IPOB and MASSOB protesters celebrating the 49th anniversary of the declaration of Biafra in the exercise of their rights to free [continue here]….

DSS And Nigerian Army: The Existential Dangers Of Security Outfits That Serve Ethnic Interests

  We the Igbo Ekunie Initiative, IEI, comprising individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora; condemn in unequivocal terms the dangerous sectionalism/tribalism and consequent double standards being employed by the DSS, the Nigerian army and other security outfits in its handling of Fulani herdsmen and their terrorist attacks across the country. Of particular note is the arrest and hounding into jail [continue here]….