A faction of the youth wing of the Ohanaeze Youth Council,(OYC), has lamented the shortcoming of the guardian physique, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, to unify the Igbo nation.
OYC expressed disappointment on the lingering disaster within the apex physique and additional regretted that no present authorities had ever strived to unite the Igbo race.
The Igbo socio-cultural youth group, in a press assertion made out there to DAILY POST on Sunday, stated the unification of Ndigbo had remained paramount within the quest for liberating the race from its age-long restraints.
OYC maintained that the Igbo new technology underneath Ohanaeze Youth Council, (OYC) should “regain its aura and reposition Ndigbo to its top of dignity.
Based on the group, the primary basic component of Igbo liberation is uniting Ndigbo for political and economical function.
“There is no such thing as a present authorities that unites the Igbo race, even the Ohanaeze Ndigbo socio-cultural group which ought to function the Customary Authorities of the folks in keeping with the UN legislation on the institution of Customary Authorities, has misplaced virtually 35% of Ndigbo within the 8 states of Rivers, Edo, Delta, Akwa Ibom, Kogi, Benue, Cross Rivers and Bayelsa.
“The Ohanaeze Youth Council (OYC) of their knowledge and drive for Igbo Unification has reached out to indigenous Igbos within the South-South and North Central(Kogi and Benue states) and set this model of unification to the brand new management of Ohanaeze Ndigbo led by Prof. Ambassador George Obiozor to undertake it. There’s want to vary the narrative”.
Ohanaeze youths, whereas describing Prof. Obiozor as one of many excellent Igbo elder statesmen with a way of the historical past of Igbo extraction and group territorial borders, expressed confidence that the current Obiozor led administration would little question restore the lengthy misplaced dignity of Ndigbo in South-south, Southeast and North-central.
OYC additional described the Igbo nation as essentially the most united race on this planet however regretted that Governors and different leaders within the space had over time, didn’t put in force buildings for the political and financial survival of Ndigbo.
“Ndigbo presently, are divided by politically created states and zones. However, by particular person relationship and solidarity, Igbos are essentially the most United Race on this planet, however politically not within the path for financial improvement. That’s why it has been troublesome for governors of Igbo extraction, even within the 5 main states of the established Southeast by Nigeria couldn’t come collectively to promulgate a framework for the political and financial survival of Ndigbo, the folks they lead.