The previous President of the Nigerian-American Chamber of Commerce (NACC) and official competitor in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Sam Ohuabunwa has guaranteed Nigerians that assuming he arises triumphant in the 2023 political decision, the country would be more joined than any other time in recent memory.
As opposed to certain hints that any south-easterner who gets to the administration would actualise Biafra Republic and might break Nigeria, Ohuabunwa contended that individuals of the south-east geo-political zone love a more joined Nigeria than some other locales.
Ohuabunwa who was additionally the previous Chairman, Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG), expressed this at the end of the week in Akure, when he paid politeness visit to the Ondo State section of PDP, and to meet individuals from the New Nigeria Group in the state.
He deplored that the 1967 common conflict was a twisted history against the Igbo and those from the south-east, relating that it was an instance of repeating foul play, slaughter and minimization against individuals of the zone.
He said: “The south-east would have rather not break Nigeria; the common conflict was not on the grounds that the south-east needed to break Nigeria. I battled in that conflict as a youthful armed force official. The people that needed Nigeria together more than others were the Igbos.
“Assuming you take we all here, the individual that needs a unified Nigeria is the Igbo man; not by overhearing people’s conversations, but rather practice. Most people group in Nigeria, after the native local area, the igbos are the following.
“Furthermore assuming that they come, they don’t accompany sacks just to carry on with work and go: they purchase land, fabricate houses, some get hitched, train their kids in neighborhood names. Over the long haul you can’t separate them, that is their temperament.
“They killed them multiple times in Kano State and they are back in Kano; same in Sokoto and they are back. Are these individuals who need to break the country? It isn’t in light of a legitimate concern for the Igbos to break Nigeria; they are worldwide residents.”
Ohuabunwa, nonetheless, noticed that those clamoring for Biafra Republic, “are simply crying against unfairness. Assuming your youngster is despondent, he will cry and insult and do anything that to stand out for you. Be that as it may, as a parent you wouldn’t see him and ask what the issue is.
“On the off chance that you don’t converse with him how treat need him to do? In the opposite, assuming I become President of Nigeria, it will at long last settle the Igbo issue since I will not abuse the Igbos, being an Igbo. Assuming they are quarreling with Nigeria, they will suspend it.
“They will have the cognizance that we are important for Nigeria now. It will build solidarity of Nigeria and bring more harmony. Igbo Presidency can’t and won’t prompt separating Nigeria, it will be really the antitoxin and panacea to such danger.”
Ohuabunwa said he stays the best contender for the significant resistance to win 2023 decisions.
Alluding to his vision as convener of New Nigeria Group (NNG), he said he would make, “Nigeria become a first world country where every one of the residents reside in agreement, are dealt with similarly to accomplish harmony and thriving for all. A country that works for all.”
Ohuabunwa pivoted his basic beliefs and directing way of thinking on information, industry, uprightness, positive energy, equity, opportunity, righteousness, zeroing in on groundbreaking ways to deal with address neediness, debasement, bad form and instability.