The President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, Chief John Nnia Nwodo, was in Owerri today 6th July 2020, to see His Excellency Governor Hope Uzodinma.
Chief Nwodo’s visit was his first visit to the governor since he was sworn in.
In a press conference after the meeting Chief Nwodo indicated that he visited to commiserate with the Government and people of Imo State on the killing of an Imo citizen in Oguta by Fulani herdsmen last week and to acquaint himself with what the State Government has done about the incident and measures put in place to prevent such further violent attacks.
The Governor used the opportunity to urge Igbo unity and Igbo cooperation with the Federal government.
Chief Nwodo in response urged the Governor to prevail on the Federal government to stop its marginalization policy against the South East.
The Governor promised to use his good offices to bring about better relations between the Federal government and the Igbo.
Special Adviser To The President General Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide on Media & Publicity