Tag: south east

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 19, 2015

‘Okorocha wasn’t genuinely committed to Buhari’

To Rochas Okorocha, he’s the chief champion of President Muhammadu Buhari, in the South East; To others, he was not ...

Janeth JSeptember 17, 2015

Why South-east lost the Senate Presidency – Okorocha

Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha has revealed that several politicians, who contested under the All Progressives Congress in the South-east, were denied ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 15, 2015

“Ndigbo put all their eggs in one basket” – APC Guber candidate

Abia Governorship Candidate of the All Progressives Congress, in the last election, Dr. Nyerere Anyim, has revealed that the ruling ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 13, 2015

Gov Okorocha gets attacked by his party

Rochas Okorocha, likes to pride himself as being the point-man of the All Progressives Congress in the South East. The ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 2, 2015

Lawyer sues Buhari over South-East exclusion in appointments

A lawyer, ‎Dim-Udebuani Marcel, has filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari, on his political appointments, before the Abuja Division of the ...

Janeth JAugust 30, 2015

“It is painful to see South-East missing from Buhari’s appointments” – Progressive Peoples Alliance

Following the recent appointments made by President Muhammadu Buhari, Progressive Peoples Alliance (PPA) said the appointments do not conform with fairness, ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 30, 2015

How Buhari, APC will compensate South-East over appointments snub

It is believed that President Muhammadu Buhari and his party, the All Progressives Congress, are taking steps to compensate the ...

Janeth JAugust 12, 2015

APC chieftain ‘says Buhari’s delay in picking cabinet brings ridicule’

President Muhammadu Buhari’s delay in appointing his cabinet is not going down well with everybody as a chieftain of the ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 28, 2015

Douglas Anele: How Igbos underdeveloped Igboland

by Douglas Anele It is patently false to lay all the blame for the underdevelopment of Igboland on Igbophobic Nigerians ...

Kolapo OlapojuJune 25, 2015

APC mess: North-Central, South-East lawmakers reject party’s candidates

House of Representatives’ members of the All Progressives Congress from the North-Central and South-East zones have condemned their party and accused it ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 1, 2015

Buhari will not punish Ndigbo for voting against him – Ifeanyi Ubah

by Azubuike Azikiwe National Coordinator of Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria, Ifeanyi Ubah, has advised President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, to carry along ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 24, 2015

This is what happened at the APC zoning meeting

by Kolapo Olapoju The zoning meeting between senior members of the All Progressives Congress reportedly ended in a stalemate on ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 21, 2015

“The Igbo people are not worried about their fate” – Former Anambra governor

by Azubuike Azikiwe The impending reality that the South-East may not have any top leadership positions in the Senate and ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 20, 2015

Opinion: Why you should not cry for the Igbos

by Nwobodo Chidiebere “Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable. Every step toward the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 10, 2015

Opinion: How Igbo politics affects the rest of us

by Niran Adedokun   Those who accuse the Igbo of not voting right in the last elections advocate a collaboration ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 2, 2015

APC has a new headache… and it’s not the PDP

by Kolapo Olapoju After winning the presidential election and the majority of the National Assembly, the All Progressives Congress has ...

Janeth JMarch 27, 2015

So we now have fake police and army officers parading the streets?

by Ranti Joseph The All Progressives Congress (APC) again raised the alarm that ethnic militias and ex-militants are now wearing ...

Janeth JMarch 25, 2015

“Vote for me and get one more state” – Jonathan makes a promise to South-East

by Ranti Joseph President Goodluck Jonathan said he would ensure that South-East got equal number of states with other geopolitical ...

Isime EseneJanuary 10, 2015

‘PDP cannot manage its success’ || Alex Ekwueme is not happy with his party

by Akan Ido Former Vice President, Alex Ekwueme has warned the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) not to be over-confident about ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 28, 2014

Ndigbo APC says Jonathan is campaigning for Buhari – no, seriously?

by Azubuike Azikiwe   According to the South East chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), President Goodluck Jonathan has ...

June 10, 2014

William Wallis: 2015 Elections – Jonathan is still the man to beat despite criticisms

by William Wallis Mr. Jonathan has yet to make explicit whether he will contest the election. But several new appointments ...

June 1, 2014

Opinion: APC, South East and the 2015 election

by Diana-Abasi Alphonsus Udoh But it is appalling that a Presidential or Vice Presidential material can not be found in a ...

September 12, 2013

Opinion: BPE did not grant Interstate extension

by Frank NduNdibe It is heartwarming that Ohaneze Ndigbo, as the great guardian of Igbo interests and values, not only ...

September 7, 2013

Opinion: Who is afraid of an accurate census?

by Robert Obioha The South-East was not adequately covered during the 2006 census exercise due to the threat by MASSOB ...

August 29, 2013

Opinion: Two-Party system and democracy

by Abdulhameed Ujo Given the above projection, PDP will win 3 zones and FCT. These are South-South, South-East, and North-Central ...

August 6, 2013

Opinion: Confronting inter-regional disparities in Nigeria

by Ayo Teriba States/regions included in the growth processes are getting rich, just as those excluded from the growth processes, ...

July 28, 2013

Opinion: The North has no right to demand power in 2015

by Emmanuel Onwe To refer to other regions of Nigeria, populated by patriotic and freeborn citizens as mere enclaves is ...

September 17, 2012

“God told me Nigeria will split into three in two years” – Rev. Anthony Chidi

by Akan Ido Rev. Anthony Innocent Chidi, the founder and General Overseer of Kings in Christ International Ministries, Lagos, says ...

June 20, 2012

Boko Haram jihad headed for the south-east, CAN alleges

by Tolu Orekoya After a meeting to discuss the recent bombings in the north of the country, The south-eastern zone ...

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