EndSARS Protest, Social Unrest: Southeast Governors To Conclude Meeting On How To Ensure Lasting Peace In The Zone Today.
Southeast Governors today being the 30th of October 2020, will conclude their closed-door meeting with leaders of thought in the geopolitical zone on how to ensure lasting peace and development across Southeast after the just ended EndSARS protest across Nigeria.
The two day closed-door meeting which is ongoing at the Enugu state Government House, would at the end leave the governors and the stakeholders with no other choice than to go back to their various states to take actions towards making things right in their states to regain people’s confidence in government.
The meeting is being presided over by the Chairman, Southeast Governors Forum, Engineer Dave Umahi who is also the Governor of Ebonyi state, and had in attendance the Enugu state Governor, Chief Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, that of Abia, Okezie Ikpeazu, Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state represented by his deputy, Dr Nkem Okeke, and Imo state Governor Hope Uzodimma also represented by his deputy.
Others present at the event include state Minister for Environment, Dr Sharon Ikeazo, Minister for Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeamah, Senator Ikeh Ekweremmadu, Chairman Southeast Traditional Rulers Forum and the Traditional Ruler of Onitsha, Igwe Nnaemeka Achebe, President of Ohaneze Ndi Igbo Worldwide, Chief Nnia Nwodo, among others.