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]….
We at Igbo Ekunie want to state that African continent has disproportionately been a theatre of gross human rights violations which unfortunately has continued with no end in sight. While bad governance and overall irresponsible leadership have been the main culprit, we believe politicisation and or trivialisation of human rights violations in Africa and Nigeria in particular, the non-establishment of [continue here]….
We the Igbo Ekunie Initiative, IEI, comprising individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora; wish to register our utmost disgust at the clear and unambiguous complicity of the Anambra state governor Willie Obiano in the unconscionable, barbaric and criminal massacre of unarmed adherents of IPOB and MASSOB that took place on the 30th of May as they celebrated the 49th anniversary of the [continue here]….
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]….
We the Igbo Ekunie Initiative, IEI, comprising individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora; condemn in the strongest terms the massacre once again of defenceless citizens in cold blood by marauding Fulani terrorists in Uzo-uwani Enugu state. At the last count, more than 50 persons lost their lives, countless others maimed while Churches and other property were burnt down. Reports from [continue here]….