A member of the Board of Trustees of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Ahamdi Nweke has stated the Igbo extraction of the southeast are marginalized since of their leaders’ mission to run errands and consume crumbs from what they view as nationwide celebrations.
The Abia celebration chieftain likewise harped on the immediate requirement for individuals of Igbo country to reject the nationwide celebrations and work towards welcoming each other to reinforce their own and utilize it as an anticipate power shift.
Nweke who spoke in an interview with reporters in Aba firmly insisted that the time has actually come for Ndigbo to take a local technique to politics.
” I believe the time has actually altered for us to take a local technique to politics. Individuals keep stating we require to be in the nationwide celebration at the centre, no! One must take a look at Anambra State, how we have actually had the ability to sustain its advancement.
” If you take a look at all the agitations for separation which is being required particularly by the youths, they have to do with bad governance. I am rather sure that every Igbo guy does not rejoice in what we have as Nigeria today. However since much of our political leaders are feeding fat from what is occurring, they are enabling it to continue”.
He queried, “For how long will we continue because scenario? If the administration was working well at both the federal and state levels, the level of separatist agitations we are seeing would not be increased or a minimum of not to the degree that we are seeing it today.
” If I choose to run for Senatorial election for Abia south district, I will run under APGA. It is a celebration of ndigbi (Nkaa bu nke-anyi), significance (This is our own). Let us gather and alter the stories in the southeast, most importantly, and let’s see where we go from that”, Nweke sent
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