Annie Okonkwo applauds Nwodo, urges him to unite Ndigbo

Senator Annie Okonkwo, South East Statesman and real estate development Icon has applauded the emergence of Chief Nnia Nwodo jnr, as the new President General of Ohaneze Ndigbo as the desired talisman to return Ndigbo as champions of ethnic nationalities advocacy and representations in Nigeria.

In a statement released by his media spokesman, Collins Ugwu, Senator Okonkwo said. ” It’s clear to me and many, that given our new President’s regalia of references, this mandate is not about another feather to his cap, but a deep challenge to inspire and weave, a formidable nest of inclusion, respite and esteem for Ndigbo in their fatherland, and elsewhere globally”.

” I am as encouraged as everyone should be, that we must end this fetish of agonies, and exit the imposed relegation as ‘tolerated lamenters’, because when the omen is bright,the harvest is right”, Senator Okonkwo declared, adding that with support and sacrifice from all, the cherry is ripe for picking.

The lead campaigner for a development paradigm shift by Ndigbo to ‘invest home’, stressed that the crying circumstances of our present must act act as a wake up call for Ndigbo to queue behind their leaders, as they lead from the front to provoke the solidarity we need, and build the desired cohesion through consensus and firm purpose.

While wishing the new Ohaneze leaders early goals and quick wins, the President of Topwide group called on the Governors of the South East States not to hobble their efforts with the yoke of partisanship.