A former Governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Kalu has said the Igbos will not support any move that will disintegrate Nigeria. 

Delivering a lecture titled, ‘Mainstreaming Igbo in Nigeria politics’; Mr. Kalu underscored the need to make Nigeria to work for all. 

His said, he sees a more united country rising from the ashes of hate and fear. 

He called on the Igbo to align properly and seek strategic partnership of other interest groups and political blocs to achieve developmental ideas. 

In anotther development, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has said the country will have to halt oil production if the cost of producing the commodity remains stubbornly high. 

He stated this today  at the opening ceremony of the Nigeria Annual International Conference and Exhibition organised by the Society of Petroleum Engineers in Lagos. 

He said the country was being left behind by its peers who had dramatically reduced their costs of production.