Governors, traditional rulers receive Buhari at Enugu airport

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"Buhari is a sectional leader, because he and his Northern leaders takes Nigerian as their personal property".

The governors at the airport were Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi (Enugu), Rochas Okorocha (Imo), Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia) and Dave Umahi (Ebonyi).

"As the most populous country in Africa with over 300 ethnic groups, our diversity is nearly unique among the nations", he added.

On arrival in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, Buhari inaugurated a number of road projects including two flyovers on the section of the African Trans-Saharan Highway that runs between Enugu and Cameroon.

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President Buhari conferred with the title of Ochioha NdiIgbo 1 by South East traditional council of rulers led by Eze Eberechi Dick during his visit to Ebonyi State on 14th Nov 2017. Led by the late army major Odumegwu Ojukwu, a bid in 1967 by the mainly Igbo eastern region to secede from Nigeria culminated in a 30-month civil war that ended in Nigeria's favor.

The group had also threatened to disrupt Buhari's visit to the southeast.

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the people of South-East geo-political zone that the Federal Government would ensure the rehabilitation of federal roads in the region in 2018.

He heads next to Anambra State where a governorship election is slated to be held on November 18.

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