Biafra Nations League, BNL, has stated it’s battle able to face each Cameroon and Nigeria forces ought to they be attacked in the reason for hoisting the Biafran flags within the Bakassi Peninsula.
BNL stated it doesn’t acknowledge the ceding of Bakassi Peninsula to Cameroon by Nigeria Authorities, including that for this reason its operational headquarters is within the area.
In a press release collectively signed by the Deputy Nationwide chief of BNL, Ebuta Akor Takon and Chief Head of Operations of BNL, Henry Edet, the group stated that its decision in 2016, in any other case often known as ‘Ekukunela Declarations’ made within the city of Ekukunela in Ikom, Cross River State, doesn’t acknowledge what it described because the Anglo-German Treaty which Cameroon relied upon on the Worldwide Court docket of Justice to assert the Peninsula.
The group stated the treaty was made by colonial masters and never with the natives, including that it has determined to “destabilize the peace within the Gulf of Guinea until Biafra is allowed to separate from Nigeria and Cameroon.”
“These clamouring for Igbo Presidency within the South East as purpose behind the agitation for Biafra ought to desist from doing so.
“The curiosity of different Biafrans particularly the Bakassi folks can’t be solved by an Igbo man changing into President.
“They need to cease speaking about Igbo Presidency, that’s not what we’re preventing for, Biafra doesn’t belong to the Igbo the place they’ll inform us that they need to be President, it’s fallacious.
“God has made it in a means that the Igbo will all the time be within the forefront of the wrestle as majority tribe, however it is going to be disappointing in the event that they settle for Presidency.
“We’re not simply preventing for Igbo, however for all Biafrans together with the Bakassi folks underneath Cameroon bondage”.
Bakassi Peninsula belongs to Biafra, we’re battle prepared for Nigerian, Cameroonian forces – BNL