Governor Rochas Okorocha on Tuesday hosted a high powered delegation of elders from Northern and south-eastern Nigeria to rub minds on how to solve the recent pro-Biafra agitations in the region of the country.
The elders under the aegis of Consultative Meeting of the National Council of Traditional Rulers of Nigeria (NCTRN) held a meeting in Owerri to deliberate on the matter.
In attendance include the Obi of Onitsha, Emir of Lafia, Emir of Fika, Gbong Gwom Jos among others. Etsu Nupe, HRH Alh Dr Yahaya Abubakar led the delegation.
The Northern Traditional Rulers said they believe in the unity of Nigeria and are concerned about the agitation. They said the agitation should be looked into.
Governor Rochas Okorocha commended the Northern Traditional Rulers for their interest in the events in Igbo land and assured that the agitation is being looked into by the governors and leaders of South-East.