Monday, 25 October, 2021

Category: Culture


Igbo socio-cultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide has warned the Indigenous People of Biafra that its planned one-week sit-at-home is anti-Igbo. This was contained in a statement signed by the group’s Secretary-General, Mazi Okechukwu Isiguzoro, on Sunday where he described the Read more…


The Pan Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, on Friday knocked the Attorney General of the ​​Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami, over the claim that the leader of the Yoruba nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo (aka Igboho) has ties with Read more…


The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja 11, has tasked traditional worshippers to initiate their children to prevent traditional religion from going into extinction. The Ooni gave the task during a news conference organised by Association of Ajo Esin Read more…


Cameroon’s five-year conflict could be taking a significant new turn with reports that its English-speaking separatist groups are getting help from an armed group in neighbouring Nigeria. After two attacks by Anglophone militants which cost the lives of 15 Cameroonian Read more…


The umbrella Igbo socio-cultural body, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has joined human rights and professional groups in urging the Federal Government to produce detained leader of Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, in court for hearing on Thursday, October 21, Read more…


In “BLACK EFFECT,” a track from Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s 2018 collaborative album “EVERYTHING IS LOVE,” Beyoncé describes a quintessential Black female form: The celebration of Sarah Baartman’s features marks a departure from her historical image. Saartjie “Sarah” Baartman was an African Read more…


A two-person film crew, who became the first to shoot footage for a feature film in Earth’s orbit, are set to travel home from the International Space Station on Sunday. They also helped out with the regular work in space. Read more…


A bronze cockerel kept at Cambridge University in the United Kingdom that had been looted in a British raid on what is now Benin City in Nigeria will be handed back this month, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) reported. The Read more…


By Ifeoma Ejiofor Gender Perspective and Social Development Centre (GPSDC) on Wednesday says there would be women apathy in November 6 Anambra State governorship election unless something is done urgently to address the security situation in the state. The group Read more…


…Urges Nigerians to grant Kanu’s last wish by electing Igbo President in 2023 …As Ogbonnaya Onu, Adedipe, Ihejirika, others pay glowing tributes Apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has said the commitment of late Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu (rtd) to Read more…


The Asagba of Asaba, Obi (Prof) Chike Edozien, has renewed the call on the Federal Government to establish a university in Asaba as part of measures to compensate for the October 7, 1967 massacre. Prof Edozien said the request was Read more…


The attention of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide has been drawn to a part of the resolution by the Northern States Governors’ Forum with Northern States Emirs and Chiefs held on Monday, September 27, 2021 at the Council Chamber, Sir Kashim Ibrahim Read more…