Home 2023 ELECTION: Igbos Will Never Again Allow Killings – Iwuanyanwu

Igbos Will Never Again Allow Killings – Iwuanyanwu

A Southeast leader, Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu, has condemned the attacks and reported killings of Igbos during the Lagos election.

Report indicates that the general elections on February 25 and March 18 in the state witnessed several incidents of harassment, and intimidation of Igbo people.

Residents continue to lament how thugs scuttled the process in many polling units, particularly locations where Igbos and other voters support the Labour Party, LP.

In his reaction on Saturday, Iwuanyawu declared that Southeasterners will resist any further attempt to suppress them or take their lives.

The businessman, considered one of Nigeria’s richest, spoke at a town hall meeting at the International Conference Centre in Awka.

The gathering was part of the events organised to commemorate the first year of Anambra State Governor Charles Soludo.

I want to make our people in Lagos know that on Wednesday, I called a meeting of Ohanaeze council of elders worldwide. And we express this development at the events in Lagos.

I want to tell you that we have resolved that never, never again can we allow anybody to take the life of any innocent Igbo person.

All of us are going to fight the person, we are going to fight the person. Never again!

We are in Nigeria, and we have invested in Nigeria. We are not going to take the pressure of telling us to go, we are not going anywhere.

I want to tell those in Lagos to realise that there is no war between us and Yorubas….Violent Yorubas are just political rascals. We are going to handle them, he stated.

Iwuanyanwu further explained that elders had directed the Secretary General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo to set up a commission of enquiry on the Lagos matter.

The Awka event had in attendance former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Soludo’s predecessor Peter Obi, among other dignitaries.

(CDA NEWS)
Follow us for breaking News, Read, Like, and Share our content

CDA Newshttps://cdanewsonline.com
BEST SELLING BLOG THEME OF ALL TIMES. Follow us for more breaking news . Share,, like and Comment on our contents

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

CDA News updates you need to know Friday morning

Good morning dear esteemed readers! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. President Bola Tinubu has appointed Mr. Tanimu Yakubu as the new Director-General...

Osinachi Siblings – Ishionwu Sings Praises of Ikwuano Mayor: ‘Your dedication truly commendable’

Joyful celebrations have broken out in Amaoba Ime - Oboro, Ikwuano LGA of Abia State as three children abducted over a month ago...

Supreme Court reserves judgement on FG’s suit against 36 govs

The Supreme Court has reserved its judgment on the suit the Federal Government filed to secure full autonomy for the 774 local governments, LGs,...

CDA News updates you need to know Thursday morning

Good morning dear esteemed readers! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has said that organized labor did not...

Recent Comments