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Nigeria’s elections: Ooni of Ife speaks on polls, tells INEC, stakeholders what to do

He also explained that the first trade and commerce in the world started at the popular Igbo-mekun, Ojaife, market in Ile Ife, adding that the role played by the Igbo people of the present day eastern part of country in the development of market activities cannot be over emphasized.

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 19, 2019

Nigeria Decides: Ohanaeze Youths issue strong warning to Buhari ahead of rescheduled election

The Ohanaeze NdIgbo Youth Council has asked President Muhammadu Buhari, to hand over peacefully to whoever emerges winner of the presidential polls rescheduled for February 23, 2019, if he fails to win.

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 18, 2019

The Igbo political journey (1914-2019)

By Onu John Onwe Of the three ethnic groups whose political preferences swing the electoral votes at the national level, the Igbo lack the political infrastructure to mainstream that choice.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 17, 2019

Historicism of Ohanaeze Ndigbo political endorsements | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

Of the three ethnic groups whose political preferences swing the electoral votes at the national level, the Igbo lack the political infrastructure to mainstream that choice.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 16, 2019

Clement Eze: Between Ekweremadu and injustice to Udi people

Anambra State is the only State in Igbo land that has produced the President and the Vice President, and if Atiku win, will anybody deny Peter Obi’s zone the right to produce a senator because he is the vice president?

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 14, 2019

Unlike Other Tribes That Play Real Politics, The Igbo Play Politics Like Traders, Says Okorocha

Rochas Okorocha, Governor of Imo State, says the Igbo play politics like traders, unlike other tribes that play "real politics".

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 13, 2019

Presidential Election Gives Nigerians No Choice By Bunmi Makinwa

He will enable the South-eastern part of the country mainly the Igbo ethnic group to contest strongly for the presidency.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 13, 2019

Wike reports Amaechi, APC leaders to Buhari

A statement by his spokesman, Simon Nwakaudu, quoted him as saying this while informing the President, that his campaign Director General, Rotimi Amaechi at the APC presidential campaign rally in Port Harcourt, sang a war song in Igbo.

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 12, 2019

Elections: Asari Dokubo counters Nnamdi Kanu, charges Biafrans to vote out Buhari [VIDEO]

Ex-Niger Delta militant leader, Asari Dokubo has issued a stern warning to Igbo and Biafrans against supporting boycott of the forthcoming elections as ordered by the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu.

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 12, 2019

Why we’re mobilising 26.7 million Igbo voters for Atiku/Obi—EPF

By Dennis Agbo ENUGU- THE Eastern Peoples Front, EPF, has disclosed that it is mobilising 26.7 million prospective voters of Igbo ethnic origin for the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and his running mate Mr Peter Obi.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 11, 2019