Ndigbo push for Constitutional Conference, Demand Drop Terrorist tag on IPOB

From L-R, the president general of Ohaneze Ndigbo, Chief John Nwodo and President Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Lagos, Chief Solomon Ogbonna.

The Ohanaeze Ndigbo on Monday at its gathering in Awka, the Anambra State capital required a sacred meeting and furthermore requested that legislature to evacuate the terrorist tag on the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).

Ohanaeze made this known in its report issued after the gathering and read by a previous legislative leader of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Chukwuma Soludo.

The gathering in its resolutions at the one-day summit labeled, “Ekwueme Square Declaration 2018′”, additionally needs the Federal Government to embrace the report of the 2014 National Conference.

Requiring the redrafting of the present constitution of Nigeria, which Ohanaeze said was the result of the military, the Igbo gather prescribed that a constituent get together for the drafting of another constitution be constituted and from that point a submission be held, including, whatever “proposals of the gathering would be sent to National Assembly”.

Ohanaeze likewise requested that condition of root be rejected and supplanting with private rights, which as indicated by it, would enable a Nigerian to have full rights in wherever he or she dwells for a long time.

The Igbo aggregate went further to require a six-year single residency for the leader of Nigeria, with six VPs that would be chosen from every one of the six geo-political zones, while the governorship seat would be turned among the senatorial locale.

The president-general of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief John Nwodo, remarking on the summit clarified that it was assembled to permit Ndigbo verbalize real difficulties influencing the nation.

2nd from the right,former Governor of Ondo State, Mr Olusegun Mimiko

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