Tag: Igbo

Igbo Group Seeks Peace in Imo

Tanimu- February 23, 2021

The intra party dynamic political activities in Imo State have continued to attract the attention of stakeholders. At a media briefing in Abuja a concerned ... Read More

Igbo Youth Assembly Urges IPOB, Others to Support Buhari

Henry Solomon- October 1, 2019

Igbo Youth Assembly (IYA) Worldwide, a  political pressure group on Tuesday urged Nigerians across the country to support the administration President Muhammadu Buhari as he ... Read More

Translate Child Rights Act into local languages – Coordinator SCRAIC

Henry Solomon- February 1, 2019

Mr Emeka Ejide, Coordinator of  State Child Rights Act Implementation Committee (SCRAIC), has called for translation of the Child Rights Act and the State Child Rights ... Read More

Chief Daddy Premiere: Nigerian Traditional Attire Outshines

Henry Solomon- December 3, 2018

Nike Okundaye with signature ‘gele’ and other guests Nigerian celebrities stepped out in their traditional attire for the premiere of EbonyLife’s latest film, ‘Chief Daddy’. ... Read More

Osinbajo to Speak Pidgin at `HIYA Nigeria’ Inaugural Broadcast

Henry Solomon- October 5, 2018

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, will on Oct. 8 at NTA Star times, feature in the inaugural broadcast of a national patriotism programme, `HIYA Nigeria’, aimed ... Read More

Traders, others shun IPOB “sit-at-home order“ in Enugu

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 14, 2018

Traders, artisans, and others on Friday, shunned the ‘sit-at-home order’ issued by the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) which directed people in the South-East ... Read More

Anambra Calm, Workers Turnout Impressive – Police

Henry Solomon- May 30, 2018

  Mr. Haruna Mohammed, Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in Anambra Command, has described the state as peaceful in spite of the directive of the Indigenous ... Read More

NICO Trains 537 Nigerians on Indigenous Language

Henry Solomon- April 4, 2018

The National Institute of Cultural Orientation (NICO), says no fewer than 537 Nigerians across the country benefited from its annual Indigenous Language training in 2017. ... Read More

Nigerian Army Introduces New Language Policy For Officers And Soldiers

Abdul Jimoh- November 22, 2017

The Nigerian Army has introduced a new Language Policy. The study of foreign and local languages is world-wide practice among armies, in which officers and ... Read More

FG, Ohanaeze Are Partners In Peace, Says Presidency

Henry Solomon- October 3, 2017

A spokesperson for President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to the Ohaneze group of Igbo leaders to see themselves as partners with the federal government in ... Read More

Military/IPOB Clash: National Assembly Vows To Investigate Crisis In The South-East

Henry Solomon- September 18, 2017

The Senate President Bukola Saraki said that the National Assembly will investigate crisis in the South-East region of Nigeria. Saraki in statement made available to ... Read More

Operation Egwu Eke II (Python Dance) Commences in South East

Tanimu- September 15, 2017

SK Usman, Abuja: The attention of the Nigerian Army has been drawn to some stories in the media that it is withdrawing its troops from ... Read More

Presidency Replies Ezekwesili on Her Comment on IPOB

Tanimu- September 14, 2017

The presidency has advised the Co-convener of the #BringBackOurGirls Group, Mrs. Oby Ezekwesili, to demonstrate a great sense of responsibility in the face of national ... Read More

Governor Shettima Makes Move On October 1st Quit Notice To Igbo

Tanimu- August 17, 2017

Isa Gusau, Maiduguri: In continuation of efforts towards the withdrawal of quit notice against Ibos living in northern parts of Nigeria, a group of Northern ... Read More

Acting President’s Consultation Meeting And Ramadan Iftar With Governors #InPictures

Henry Solomon- June 21, 2017

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, consultation & Iftar meeting with State Governors discussing recent ethnic agitations between North & South-East groups while exploring how to ... Read More

Consultation Meeting: What Acting President Osinbajo Said To Northern Traditional Rulers

Henry Solomon- June 20, 2017

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, has affirmed the readiness of the Federal Government to protect the territorial integrity of the country to the Northern Traditional Rulers, ... Read More

Acting President Osinbajo’s Full Speech At Biafra 50 Years Colloquium

Henry Solomon- May 25, 2017

Biafra: 50 Years After: We are Greater Together Than Being Apart says Osinbajo Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has underscored the need for Nigerian leaders ... Read More

Ohaneze, Arewa Youth Pass Vote of Confidence In EFCC

Henry Solomon- April 20, 2017

The Ohaneze Youth Parliament and Arewa Youth Parliament on April 19, 2017 passed a vote of confidence in Ibrahim Magu, the acting Chairman of the ... Read More

Former Minister of Information Emerges Igbo Leader

Tanimu- January 11, 2017

Uche Anichukwu, Abuja: The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has hailed the election of the former Minister of Information, Chief John Nnia ... Read More

NOA: We need a new method of orientation for our Youth

Abdul Jimoh- August 2, 2016

  Nigerian Youth(PHOTO: AfriHeritage) Fidel Agu(NOA, Abuja): The National Orientation Agency (NOA) has called on traditional institutions in the country to guide the youth away ... Read More