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Good News – Dokpesi’s statement on Igbo Presidency illogical, uncomfortable – South-East elders

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Good News – Printed 20 October 2021The Council of Igbo Elders has talked about Ndigbo are no longer desperate for the presidency to warrant the outburst of Chief Raymond Dokpesi that if an Igbo man becomes president of Nigeria he’ll divide the nation.The aged Chairman of DAAR Communications Plc and a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Social gathering had via an announcement on Monday alluded that Nigerians feared a president of Igbo extraction would enable the nation’s breakup, citing separatist agitation by Indigenous Other folks of Biafra within the South East.Dokpesi had talked about, “If no one has told Ohanaeze Ndigbo ahead of, the design this present day from some varied areas is that if Nnamdi Kanu plays the feature of Aguiyi Ironsi in leading a militant rebellion in opposition to constitutional authorities within the South-East below Igbo presidency, the president will be forced by his rotten to facilitate the UN processes for the South-East to name for independence from Nigeria.“Thus an Igbo president will be compromised in defending the political and geographic boundaries of Nigeria even as Nigeria remains below the specter of IPOB’s secessionist activities.”However Chairman, Council of Igbo Elders, Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu, in an interview with The PUNCH on Tuesday, identified that there had been agitations for separation throughout the areas this present day.Iwuanyanwu, whereas describing Dokpesi’s statement as uncomfortable, talked about Ndigbo had supported a united Nigeria practically, making funding all around the nation.“What he talked about is dazzling love somebody who says if you give the presidency to somebody from North-East or North-West that the of us will minimize free on chronicle of Boko Haram want to minimize free from Nigeria.“Boko Haram has even conquered section of those locations and occupied some local governments. There isn’t any such thing as a local authorities in South-East the place you own got gotten all americans asserting this is Biafra as adversarial to the roar which stemmed from injustice and unfair medication of Igbos in Nigeria.”The Writer of Champion Newspapers talked about the argument of Chief Dokpesi used to be corrupt.He talked about, “The reality is that there may be downside all around the nation, North-East and North-West you own got gotten the downside of Boko Haram and ISWAP and they own got even reach up within the Heart-Belt.“Within the South-West, we own Oduduwa groups; within the South-East, we own pro-Biafra groups; South-South too own of us agitating.“So, the reality is that every person patriotic Nigerians can own to peaceable reach collectively, and accomplish whatever we will procure a design to to unite Nigeria, and likewise you don’t attain that by discriminating in opposition to any tribe.”The elder statesman asked of us love Dokpesi to preach justice, equity and fairness which he talked about used to be the cause of the entire agitations within the nation in solution to spreading hatred.He added that elders must procure a design to talk truth to leaders so that they would procure a design to realize what they would additionally to unite Nigeria and bag Nigeria an infinite nation.Copyright PUNCHAll rights reserved. This materials, and varied digital pronounce material on this internet site, may no longer be reproduced, printed, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in entire or in section with out prior particular written permission from PUNCH. Contact:

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