I will return to South-East if Nigeria splits

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I will return to South-East if Nigeria splits - Onyeka Onwenu speaks

Music legend, Onyeka Onwenu has revealed that she will be returning to the South-East if Nigeria disintegrates. 

 

Speaking at a virtual pre-book launch briefing ahead of the release of her memoir ‘My Father’s Daughter’ on October 1, the music urged people from the South-East to develop the region while pointing out that they’ve be marginalized for a long time. 

 

Onwenu said; 

 

“It doesn’t take away whatever you are doing in Lagos, Abuja, or Port Harcourt. You are free to live and do business wherever you are but remember back home, we are being marginalised for a long time. And our people have always done things for themselves.

“We built the Imo Airport. I was part of the process. It remains the only airport in the country that was built by the citizens and handed over to the Federal Government.

“My father went to school abroad, people in his home town collected money and supported him. That’s how we do things, we are communal people. So, I’m not…



Source: Linda Ikeji