The Indigenous Folks of Biafra, IPOB has condemned the Federal Authorities for allegedly invading the nation home of their chief, Nnamdi Kanu once more by way of safety companies which have been parading Afaraukwu Village Sq., Umuahia, Abia State.
In response to an announcement signed by IPOB’s media and publicity secretary, Emma Highly effective, “the second invasion of Afaraukwu is tantamount to a siege on your complete South East.” Chief of Indigenous Folks of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu.
The group identified that the siege at Afaraukwu confirmed that Nnamdi Kanu is the one particular person the Sokoto Caliphate fears and detests extra particularly now that IPOB has known as for a sit-at-home on September 14, 2018 in commemoration of the primary invasion of the village final 12 months. “It additionally factors out that they’re being pushed to resort to arms confrontation with the army, whereas they’re a peaceable organisation bent on actualising Biafra sovereignty with out violence.”
The assertion reads:
“The worldwide household of the Indigenous Folks of Biafra, IPOB, condemns in its entirety, the second invasion of our chief’s village at Afaraukwu, Umuahia, Abia State. What a mixed group of Navy, Military, Police, Immigration and Civil Defence Corps are doing, parading intimidatingly at Mazi Nnamdi Kanu’s village sq., no person can inform. We all know that is one other army over-reach by the Fulani managed hierarchy of the Nigerian defence institution.
This can be a clear affirmation that your complete east is below siege for no obvious motive aside from the necessity for Fulani caliphate to show their dominance over the remaining of Nigeria. “Isiama Afaraukwu, it appears, is now the favourite train vary of the Nigerian army. What this confirms is that Nnamdi Kanu is the one particular person the Fulani caliphate is most terrified of.
It’s a disgrace the corrupt political class, blinded by their very own selfishness and petty jealousy can not see it. We’re alerting the world that this blatant provocation is one of the various the explanation why we’ve got known as for a nationwide strike on the 14th of September 2018, to protest this Arewa Islamic army occupation of Biafraland. Biafrans are peaceable individuals however this unlucky invasion of our villages and the home of our chief on this 2018 might end in unintended penalties.
Harmless Biafrans kidnapped and murdered in chilly blood throughout September 2017 Operation Python Dance 2 are but to be buried and right here we’re in 2018, struggling the identical destiny. The very quiet Afaraukwu Ibeku neighborhood in Umuahia, Abia State now has extra army presence and exercise than Sambisa forest.”