Ohanaeze Nd’Igbo on Sunday confirmed that it would participate in the forthcoming national conference and has urged delegates to work as a team.
The confirmation was made known to our correspondent, hours after its General Assembly and Imeobi meeting, in Enugu.
“Ohanaeze Nd’Igbo will participate in the forthcoming National Conference as the apex socio-cultural organisation of Nd’Igbo,” said the group’s Secretary General, Dr. Joe Nwaorgu.
He said, “Imeobi has also empowered Ohanaeze leadership to strive to achieve the best out of the national conference for posterity.”
Nwaorgu said the group took the decision after a detailed briefing by the President-General of Ohanaeze, Gary Enwo-Igariwey.
He said, “The leadership is assured of the continued support of Nd’Igbo worldwide.”
There was also a statement from Ohanaeze Nd’Igbo.
It stated that in a motion proposed by Chief Nduka Eya, seconded and supported by Chief Damian Okeke-Ogene and Col. Ben Gbulie, in that order; “this Imeobi, having been briefed by the President-General, empowers Ohanaeze leadership to go ahead and work in the best interest of Nd’Igbo at the forthcoming National Conference.”