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Gov. Shettima Moves on Northern Elders, Arewa Coalition on Quit Notice To Igbo

In continuation of efforts towards the withdrawal of quit notice against Ibos living in northern parts of Nigeria, a group of Northern Governors represented by Governor of Borno State and Chairman of the Northern Governors Forum, Kashim Shettima on Wednesday met with a group of Northern elders and key leaders of the coalition of Arewa groups for a closed door meeting that lasted four hours which focused on having the coalition announced the withdrawal of their quit notice which elapses on October 1st, 2017. 366 more words

News

Feminism Is Not Foreign - Ndi Igbo

A couple of weeks ago, I attended the Umu Igbo Unite conference in Los Angeles, California. I had an amazing time meeting new friends while enjoying the beauty of Igbo culture. 510 more words

Life

Nzuko Umunna Collects Signatures in Petition against Quit Notice to Igbo

 
In an attempt to get the federal government, United Nations and other world leaders act against the quit notice issued the Igbo by a coalition of Arewa Youths, asking them to vacate the northern part of the country by October 1, 2017, a leading Igbo socio-cultural association, Nzuko Umunna,…

Nigeria Politics

The House My Grandfather Built

22 Umunogo, Enugu
The door reminds me of the house my grandfather built
Both my parents are from Anambra State and they both grew up in Enugu. 763 more words

Igbo

Your life is yours, not your community's

From what i have read and come to understand, the culture of a certain group of people exist for identification, easy coexistence,differentiation, control, e.t.c You are born into a particular ethnicity and grow up learning the norms and culture of the ethnic group you belong to. 2,443 more words

ANTI-IGBO SONG: IS THERE A THREAT OF GENOCIDE?

Former President Goodluck Jonathan, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, and IPOB leader Nnamdi Kanu have raised the alarm that the anti-Igbo song now in circulation has the potential to… 225 more words

Africa

Seems to me Biafrans are inviting a military takeover of Nigeria.

Seems to me Biafrans are inviting a military takeover of Nigeria.

— Ogbeni Ayotunde (@OgbeniAyotunde) August 9, 2017

Nigeria