Politics – Smartly-liked Used actor, Pete Edochie has bemoaned how Igbos and of us from the South East were marginalized in politics.In response to a file by Igbostelevision.com, Pete Edochie granted an interview with BBC Igbo and he expressed anguish that over 60 years after Nigeria’s Independence, the nation has now not had larger than one Igbo particular person.
In Pete Edochie’s search for, a president from the South East can bring strategic management that can change into Nigeria.
He stated, “Igbo of us are Nigerians. In 1956 when Queen Elizabeth came, it changed into the vehicle of an Igbo man Odumegwu Ojukwu that changed into outmoded to bring her, since he changed into belief to be one of the vital richest sad man at the time.
“He by no methodology requested to be paid. A success Nigerians in those early times had been of us of Igbo extraction: Energy Mike in boxing, Chinua Achebe in literature. Even Ben Enwonwu, the Nigerian who painted the queen at the time, is Igbo.
“I myself as a a hit actor am an Igbo man. Igbo, Hausa, and Yoruba are the main ethnic teams in Nigeria. Preferrred as soon as in the history of Nigeria has it emerged that an Igbo particular person grew to alter into the head of enlighten in Nigeria.
“That changed into Aguiyi Ironsi at some stage in the protection power govt and his headship changed into short-lived. Since then, the north and the Yoruba were sharing energy between themselves, besides Goodluck Jonathan who isn’t even Igbo.”