Igbo Ekunie Demands The Immediate And Unconditional Release Of Over 100 Igbo Women Arrested In Imo State

The attention of Igbo Ekunie Initiative, a coalition of professionals in Nigeria and the Diaspora has been drawn to the cowardly, primitive and illegal arrest of hundreds of Igbo women in Owerri Imo state by the Nigerian Police and security forces. These innocent and unarmed women were within their rights under the Nigerian constitution, engaging in a peaceful demonstration and [continue here]….

A Call To Account For Waste And Mismanagement Of N85 billion Health Sector Loan In Imo State Under Rochas Okorocha 

The attention of Igbo Ekunie Initiative (IEI) comprising individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora has been drawn to documents emanating from various sources wherein specific details of mismanagement and outright abuse of office by the Rochas Okorocha administration was listed. In particular, we note that the 27 general hospitals designated for the 27 local governments have remained uncompleted more than [continue here]….

Calling Governor Rochas Okorocha To Order On Owerri Refuse Heaps And Environmental Degradation

We the Igbo Ekunie Initiative, IEI, comprising individuals in Nigeria and the Diaspora; are alarmed at the mounting heaps of refuse in Douglas road and other parts of Owerri  metropolis.  Not only does this constitute an eyesore, it also has grave health implications for residents of the city. We note that under the stewardship of Dr Sam Mbakwe, Owerri was [continue here]….