The Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council, OYC, has alerted the members of the general public over what it known as a pretend group working underneath the aegis of Ohanaeze South-East zone.
That is coming amidst a gathering purportedly held in Enugu by a gaggle priding itself as Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youths, South-East zone.
In a press release on Thursday by the President-Normal of OYC, Mazi Okwu Nnabuike and the Secretary-Normal Comrade Obinna Achionye, they cautioned politicians to be cautious of individuals utilizing the title of the group to defraud them.
He stated the group being led by one Mazi Okpalaezeukwu doesn’t exist and ought to be discountenanced.
“It has come to our consideration that some individuals are desperately utilizing the title of Ohanaeze Youth Council to deceive politicians in Anambra State.
“We need to state categorically that there’s nothing like Ohanaeze South East within the construction of the apex Igbo socio-cultural group.
“Ohanaeze is organized from Native Authorities, State after which the nationwide stage. There may be, subsequently, nothing like Ohanaeze South-East zone.
“This was merely a reputation concocted to deceive politicians in Anambra State forward of the November guber election. We’re urging the lots to to not do something with any group by that title. The chief of that group, Mr. Okpalaezeukwu from Anambra State was a former Youth chief of the OYC in Anambra State, however his tenure lengthy expired in January 2021, having been elected in 2017.
“We, subsequently, urged the nice individuals of Anambra State, Ndigbo and Nigerians typically to not be deceived by jobbers,” Okwu acknowledged.
Anambra Guber: Ohanaeze cautions in opposition to political jobbers