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Election: Ohanaeze insists on Atiku Abubakar, restructuring

Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo in collaboration with Alaigbo Development Foundation (ADF) on Thursday insisted on its preference for Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar.
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ADF wants open grazing abolished in South East, South South

Despite the marginal benefit of open grazing, an international conference on open grazing and sustainable development in Africa has recommended the abolition of the practice in South East and South South in four years.
Former Nigerian vice-President Atiku Abubakar (R) is congratulated by runners-up Sokoto State Governor Aminu Tambuwal (L) and Senate President Bukola Saraki (C) after winning the presidential ticket of the opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) during the party's national convention in Port Harcourt, Rivers State on October 7, 2018. Nigeria's main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has picked Abubakar to challenge President Muhammadu Buhari who is seeking a second term in presidential polls scheduled for February 2019. PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP

ADF: Don’t expect miracle from Atiku Abubakar

An Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Alaigbo Development Foundation (ADF), has asked Nigerians not to expect any miracle from the People’s Democratic Party’s (PDP) flag-bearer, Atiku Abubakar, if he wins the 2019 presidential election.

Groups demand referendum on Igbo future

A group of Igbo organisations in the Diaspora and at home comprising Alaigbo Development Foundation (ADF), Global Igbo Alliance (GIA), World Igbo Congress (WIC), and Igbo caucus of the Lower Niger Congress (LNC) have called on the Federal Government of Nigeria to organise a referendum for the Igbo people to determine their future in Nigeria.

ADF, pro-Biafra groups unite against insecurity

The leadership of Alaigbo Development Foundation (ADF) led by Prof. Uzodinma Nwala and some pro-Biafra groups have decided to close ranks and work in the common interest of Ndigbo to look into the various insecurity challenges confronting the South East zone.

IPOB remains terrorist group – Presidency

The Federal Government would not change its stance on the proscription of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) notwithstanding the recognition accorded it by the United States of America and other foreign nations as a non-terrorist group.

Group set to drag Buhari, Buratai to ICC over alleged killing of IPOB members

An Igbo group, Alaigbo Development Foundation (ADF) is set to drag President Muhammadu Buhari, Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, and other persons involved in Operation Python Dance II, in the South East, to the International Criminal Court (ICC), at The Hague.

Operation Python Dance, forceful military occupation of Igbo land – ADF

The group reminded the army that the duty of the military is to protect the country from external aggression, pointing out that the maintenance of internal security falls on the jurisdiction of the Nigerian Police and not the army.

Quit notice: Igbo group drags Arewa youths, others to ICC

An Igbo group, the Alaigbo Development Foundation (ADF), has said that it would drag the leadership of Arewa Youths to the International Criminal Court [ICC], Hague, and a Nigerian court, to answer questions bothering on its quit notice to the Igbo living in the North.

Biafra: South-East elders petition US, UN on Igbos’ plight in Nigeria

A team of Igbo leaders under the aegis of Alaigbo Development Foundation and South-East Elders’ Forum have submitted a petition on the plight of Igbo people in Nigeria to the United States House of Representatives and the United Nations headquarters.

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