Popular Igbo Muslim cleric, Alh. Muhamad Kabir Orjiegbulam has stirred mixed reactions on social media after sharing pictures of his Christian mum who just got an ambassadorial award from a church in Imo State. The cleric who took to his Facebook page, "Islamic calling family" to break the news congratulated the mother and prayed to Almighty Allah to make her a Muslim before departing the world.
Igbo Land has been in the news recently with regards to the increasingly worrying level of insecurity experienced by residents and indigenes, over the activities of IPOB and unknown gunmen in the area. An exclusive report by a news agency suggests that in less than three months, scores of security agents and innocent Igbo youths have been murdered in the carnage that ensued as a result of secessionistic activities from agitating groups in the region like IPOB.
We Reject Terrorist Tags On The Entire Igbo Nation- Ohanaeze Youths To Buhari Photo Credit: Daily Post The Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council, OYC, has told the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd) to withdraw his offensive statements against the Igbo Nation. The OYC stated this in reaction to the President interview with Arise TV wherein he described the igbo Nation as a dot in a circle.
On Saturday (12th June 2021), which marked the democracy day celebration, Nigerian youths in Abuja, Lagos, Ibadan, and other states took to the protesting against the current state of the nation. The protest was organized due to extrajudicial killings, kidnappings, and others problems.
President of Igboekulie, a pan-Igbo socio-cultural group, Prince Ben Onuora, has called on Nnamdi Kanu to listen to the leaders in the South East region and give peace a chance. Ben Onuora who was filling questions from Sun Newspaper in an exclusive interview said there is absolutely no need for two security outfits in the South East.
Today's Headlines: Igbo Group Advise S/East Gov, Buhari Speaks On His Plans After Leaving Office In 2023
Igbo Group Advise S/East Gov: Igbo groups of the Association of South East Town Unions (ASETU) and Concerned Igbo Stakeholders in Enugu have called on the five governors from the South-East to work with their State Assemblies in resolving the crises in Igboland. The groups lamented the deteriorating security situation in the South East, which has claimed the lives of security agents, innocent citizens and destruction of public infrastructural facilities.
The general election of 2023 is quickly approaching, and many candidates are attempting to persuade voters that they are the genuine deal. Some people have suggested that authority be rotated from the north to the south, as the north has dominated more than any other region. Many people believed that rotating authority based on zoning was the greatest approach to alleviate marginalization.
Ndi Igbo Take Heed Before It's Too Late, The Level Of Stupidity Going On In The SE Is Depressing - Joe Igbokwe
Joe Igbokwe the spokesperson of the All Progressive Congress (APC) Lagos chapter has taken to his verified facebook profile to share the statement of Mr Martin Nwabueze, about the need for the Igbo race to take heed before its too late. Martin Nwabueze had remembered the Igbo ethnic group, that president Buhari may have not forgiven the Igbos because of what happened in 1966, when Nigeria-Biafra civil war broke out.
Getting old, is part of the natural cycle of life, it is an inevitable process that every human being must undergo. There is a popular saying in igbo which says " omu nile ga emecha wuo akirika" which translates to, all fresh palm leaves will eventually turn into dry leaves.
A young Igbo man has reportedly harvested large quantity of cucumber from his farm. The amount of cucumber this Igbo man harvested from his farm has been generating different reactions on the internet since today. New Pictures currently going viral on the internet, showed the moment an Igbo man was spotted with large quantity of cucumber he harvested from his farm.
Democracy day like we all know is a day set aside to celebrate our liberation from Military rule. The day represents when the Military government handed over power to the civilian government. Many prominent Nigerians have been celebrating the day since the morning of June 12. Among those celebrating is the executive Governor of Kogi State.
Igbo watch have taken to their verified facebook page to share the statement of the Edo state first lady, about helping stranded couples in the state to organise their wedding reception. Time is hard, most businesses are not moving well as before, especially due to the covid-19 pandemic which affected many economy of the world and also personal businesses.
A Facebook user has caused a lot of reactions online today, after sharing a portrait of the late TB Joshua. Recall that, late TB Joshua died few days ago. The most painful part of his death is that TB Joshua died few days to his birthday.
The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, has insisted that President Muhammadu Buhari administration has carried out some giant strides in the South East which are not being appreciated. According to the former Anambra State Governor, contrary to insinuation in some quarters, the president does not hate Igbo people.
Nigeria is the most populous black nation in the world with an estimated population of about 200 million people. The 4 largest ethnic group in Nigeria are Hausa/Fulani, Yoruba,Igbo and Ijaw. The two dominant religion in Nigeria are Christian and Islamic religion. Nigeria has been ruled in time pass by military leaders but we are now ushered into the era of democracy as the military dispensation is over.
The agitation for a referendum by the Igbo people is still going on, and it can increase insecurity. The issues had been the most pressing issue in Nigeria today after the increase in Unknown Gunmen destroying Police Stations. Not only that, there were constant Fires Of INEC office in those Regions like Imo State.
David Oluwafemi Adewunmi Abdulateef Fani-Kayode is a Nigerian politician, essayist, poet and lawyer. He was a member of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party. He was with the opposition's All Progressive Congress until June 2014 when he returned to the ruling Peoples Democratic Party. The former minister of aviation took to his official Facebook page recently to reveal his candid opinion about the current state of his country Nigeria.
Joe Igbokwe has yet again taken to his verified facebook profile to share the statement of President Buhari, about instructing the security operatives to be brutal on bandits and others. President Buhari in his own words said "It's now fire for fire to secessionist, others".
Photo Credit: Facebook, Legit.ng & Igbo watch Igbo watch has taken to their verified facebook page to share the photo of a woman and her team that were sighted at the Ojota Lagos venue of the protest on Saturday, June 12 , preaching to the law enforcement agents on ground at the Gani Fawehinmi park.
Nollywood Actress Anita Joseph and her husband Michael Fisayo popularly known as Real Mc fish are well known on Instagram. They are one of the most talk-about couples on Instagram. The couple frequently rocks the same outfit, whenever they went out together for any event. The couple celebrated their first wedding anniversary on Valentine's day in February.Their wedding was one of the talks of the town then on social media.