South East Nigeria Latest News
Some religious leaders from the southeast have waded into the raging debates on which geopolitical zone should produce Nigeria's president in 2023.
Governors from the southeast geopolitical zone have revealed their position regarding the indictment of Allen Onyema, the CEO and chairman of Air Peace, over alleged fraud by the United States Department of Justice.
Former chairman, Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG), Mazi Sam Ohuabunwa, has asked all lovers of equity and justice to rally round the Igbo to ensure that they produce the next president after Muhammadu Buhari in 2023.
The national vice chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Austin Umahi, has dimissed reports suggesting two unnamed PDP governors from the southeast had concluded arrangements to decamp to the APC.
A total of 36 suspected criminals have been arrested by the Nigerian Army in the south east as the security body's operation, Exercise Atilogwu Udo 1, entered its 12th day.
A bill to establish the South East Development Commission (SEDC) to quicken the advancement of the zone was again introduced by the Senate on Wednesday, November 13.