A faction of the youth wing of the Ohanaeze Youth Council,(OYC), has lamented the shortcoming of the mother or father physique, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, to unify the Igbo nation.
OYC expressed disappointment on the lingering disaster within the apex physique and additional regretted that no current 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 below Ohanaeze Youth Council, (OYC) should “regain its aura and reposition Ndigbo to its peak of dignity.
In response to the group, the primary basic factor of Igbo liberation is uniting Ndigbo for political and economical function.
“There is no such thing as a current 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 regulation on the institution of Customary Authorities, has misplaced nearly 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 alter 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 doubt restore the lengthy misplaced dignity of Ndigbo in South-south, Southeast and North-central.
OYC additional described the Igbo nation as probably the most united race on the earth however regretted that Governors and different leaders within the space had through the years, did not implement constructions 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 probably the most United Race on the earth, however politically not within the path for financial growth. 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.