Nigeria: Igbo Insists on 2015 Presidency

Prominent leaders from the South East insist that it is the turn of the zone to produce a Nigerian president of Igbo extraction in 2015.

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Conflict, governance, Nigeria

  • Nigeria:  2015 Presidency - Ndi-Igbo's Old Familiar Song

    Leadership, 14 August 2012

    Some Igbo political elites who met in Enugu, the Enugu State capital last week under the aegis of South East Forum(SEF), ended its one-day meeting with a declaration that the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Igbo Presidency Not Negotiable - Achuzia

    Vanguard, 6 August 2012

    Retired Col. Joe Achuzia, President-General of Igbozurume, an Igbo socio-political organisation, said, yesterday, that Igbo presidency after the tenure of President Goodluck ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  2015 - South East Insists On Igbo Presidency

    Daily Trust, 10 August 2012

    Prominent Igbo politicians, on the aegis of the South East Forum (SEF) yesterday ended their one-day meeting in Enugu with a declaration that it is the turn of the zone to produce ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Nwodo Alleges Plot to Deny Igbo Presidency in 2015

    This Day, 10 August 2012

    Notable Igbo political leaders under the aegis of the South East Forum (SEF) Thursday in Enugu raised the alarm over an alleged plot by some sections of the country to ensure that ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Igbo Presidency Not Negotiable, Says Achuzie

    Vanguard, 5 August 2012

    Retired Col. Joe Achuzie, President General of Igbozurume, an Igbo socio-political organisation, said on Sunday that Igbo presidency after the tenure of President Goodluck Jonathan ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  We Are More United for Igbo Presidency in 2015 - Sen Okonkwo (interview)

    Vanguard, 5 August 2012

    'Apga Crisis Not About Anybody's Ambition' read more »

  • Nigeria:  U.S. - States, Politicians Stoke Sectarian Violence in Nigeria

    This Day, 1 August 2012

    The United States has fingered some state governments and politicians as being behind the spate of communal and sectarian violence rocking Nigeria. read more »

  • Nigeria:  2015 - Igbo Presidency Untested Option for Good Governannce - Okonkwo

    Vanguard, 28 July 2012

    President of C21, an Igbo socio-political group, Senator Annie Okonkwo has declared that for the much needed Igbo presidency to be a reality in the next dispensation, indigines of ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Gaaicom, Igbo Presidency and Boko Haram

    The Moment, 26 July 2012

    THE two-day pre-convention meeting of the General Assembly of All Igbo Christian Organizations and Ministries (GAAICOM) holding at the Ohaneze Ndigbo national secretariat on July ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  World Igbo Congress Admitted Into UNECOSOC

    Vanguard, 25 July 2012

    The World Igbo Congress (WIC), a non-governmental organisation (NGO), has been admitted into the United Nations' Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). read more »

  • Nigeria:  'Igbo Muslims Are Facing Challenges' (interview)

    Daily Trust, 21 July 2012

    Sheikh Shehu Uthman Anaga, formerly Sylvanus Anaga, is one of the leading Igbo Muslim scholars from Ebonyi State. Sheikh Anaga says lack of adequate propagation and enlightenment ... read more »