Ojukwu’s Son Knocks Obiano, Condemns Igbo Politics

Ojukwu’s Son Knocks Obiano, Condemns Igbo Politics

Like This Video 0 2102 Segun Vincent
Added by November 28, 2017

Emeka Ojukwu Jr., son of the late Biafra warlord, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu, says Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state is ”playing kindergarten politics.”

Ojukwu, insisting he would not return to the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), says sentimental politics is hindering Igbo’s progress in Nigerian politics.

He left APGA, the ruling party in Anambra, for the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) at the centre on 15 November, 2017.

That was when President Muhammadu Buhari visited the state for the grand finale campaign of the APC candidate for the November 18 governorship election in the state, Tony Nwoye.

And Obiano was reported to have said Ojukwu’s exit from APGA was of no consequence, saying the son of the late Igbo leader had no political relevance in the state.

However, Ojukwu, in a chat with newsmen on Monday in Awka, described Obiano’s attacks on him as “infantile and ignorance of the working of the Nigerian politics.”

“I can afford to stay back in APGA and wallow in sentimental politics that the party belongs to the Igbo,” he said.

”But in the long run, what becomes of our tomorrow and place in the great Nigeria project, for which our forefathers laboured, invested their time, talent and even their blood?

“Which is preferable: to be a big fish in a small pond or a big fish in the ocean? Real champions are never afraid of the big league.

”That could be why late Dr. Chuba Okadigbo asserted that if you could not reason beyond ethnic sentiments, you are a liability to mankind. Ndigbo are not better off with emotional politics.”

Similar Videos

Selena Gomez Confirms Relationship With Justin Bieber

0 1871 0

American pop star and actress Selena Gomez, 25, has finally confirmed that she has reunited with Justin Bieber. The ‘Wolves’ singer told Billboard Magazine that she ended her 10 months long relationship with The Weeknd as best friends before reuniting

Ibadan Kings Want Olubadan Dethroned

0 1848 0

The Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has been issued a 21-day ultimatum by the Ibadan Council of Obas to vacate the throne. The Olubadan, which means Lord of Ibadan, is the royal title of the king of Ibadanland.

Parents Sue 30-year-old Son For Refusing To Leave Their Home

0 2764 0

New York-based parents, Mark and Christina Rotondo, have filed a lawsuit against their unemployed 30-year-old son over his refusal to move out of their home. The parents told a court that their only son, Michael, does nothing to pay the

No Comments

No Comments Yet!

No Comments Yet!

But You can be first one to write one

Write a Comment

Your data will be safe!

Your e-mail address will not be published. Also other data will not be shared with third person.
Required fields are marked*