Crisis In South Eastern Nigeria
The southeast zonal chairman of the Miyetti Allah, Gidado Siddiki, the association was surprised considering the cordial relationship that had existed in the zone between the group and the five state governments.
As internal crisis troubles the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Imo, not less than four lawmakers in the state House of Assembly representing various constituencies have been suspended for alleged parliamentary misconduct.
Igbo Zuru Mee, a socio-cultural group of south-eastern origin has openly demanded an apology from President Muhammadu Buhari for the massacre of their people during the civil war that spanned between 1966 - 1970.
The academic community in the southeast geopolitical zone has been urged by Senator Hope Uzodinma to produce an Igbo president for 2013. Senator Uzodinma said this at a lecture in Abia attended by Governor Okezie Ikpeazu.
Ohaneze Ndigbo, the Pan-Igbo socio-cultural group, said it would resist any attempt to discredit deputy president of the Senate, Chief Ike Ekweremadu. President-general of the group, Chief Nnia Nwodo made this known in a statement
The Igbo National Council has given Army Chief of Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Burutai, 21 days to end the Operation Python Dance II in the south-east.