Chuks Ibegbu, a chieftain of the apex Igbo socio-cultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has demanded a world inquiry into allegations of execution of six Igbo troopers at a barracks in Abuja.
The Igbo scribe requested the Nigerian Military to show to Nigerians that the allegations should not true slightly than the widespread incoherent claims.
He additionally known as for an inquiry into the Obigbo bloodbath and warned that extrajudicial killings within the Southeast should not be swept underneath the carpet.
Ibegbu, the fast previous Deputy Nationwide Publicity Secretary of Ohanaeze Ndigbo made the decision in a press release issued to DAILY POST on Tuesday.
He additionally lambasted the Buhari-led authorities for citing Army, Airforce and Transport universities within the north and west and allegedly sideling the Igbo nation in its developmental insurance policies and programmes.
Whereas reminding President Muhammadu Buhari that he’s the President of Nigeria and never the President of Northern Nigeria alone, Ibegbu warned towards capital flight from Nigeria to Niger or neighbouring nations.
“We will help them however we should additionally profit from them. It’s two-way site visitors. Killers from these neighbouring nations should not be allowed into Nigeria.
“We would like the military to brazenly come out and show it’s not true slightly than incoherent claims, “he demanded on the alleged killing of troopers
Ibegbu blamed some Southern and center belt leaders for his or her timidity within the face of threats of overseas invaders from neighbouring nations who wish to annex Nigerian lands and property.
On the 2023 Presidency, the ex-Ohanaeze spokesman known as for a gathering of Nigerian stakeholders and bridge-builders to make sure that a Pan Nigerian Igbo succeeds Buhari.
He additional known as on President Buhari to start the seek for his successor in Igboland typically and the South East particularly.
“He owes this responsibility to Nigerians and to the founding fathers of Nigeria, Ibegbu declared.