A faction of Ohanaeze Youth Council (OYC), the best Igbo youth group, has warned the Indigenous Individuals of Biafra, IPOB, to cease linking Professor George Obiozor to the dying of Japanese Safety Community (ESN) commander in Imo State, Ikonso Don.
DAILY POST recall that the chief of IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, had in an announcement by Emma Highly effective, the spokesman of the pro-Biafra group, accused Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma and the President Basic of the apex Igbo socio-cultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Professor George Obiozor of the killing of Ikonso Don.
Ikonso Don, commander of the Japanese Safety Community, ESN, was confirmed killed by the navy.
ESN is the militia wing of the Indigenous Individuals of Biafra. The federal authorities had proscribed the organisation led by fugitive Nnamdi Kanu.
Nevertheless, the Ohanaeze faction, in an announcement issued on Tuesday, by its President, Igboayaka O. Igboayaka, appealed to the pro-Biafra group to not hyperlink Obiozor to the Ikonso’s dying, describing the latter as a real definition of Biafra emancipation.
The Igbo youth group stated, “Anybody with a way of historical past should know the position Prof. Obiozor performed in President Shagari administration to carry Dim Odimegwu Ojukwu again to Nigeria. Dim Odimegwu Ojukwu return to Nigeria after the Conflict was the brainchild of Prof. George Obiozor, due to this fact Obiozor who performed such a task can’t in any manner stand towards IPOB members.
Persevering with, OYC added, “The method of the Nigerian authorities over IPOB and ESN points is characterised by hate and injustice towards Ndigbo. If Boko haram and banditry gangs are handled like kings within the North, IPOB/ESN who’re merely in search of for separation and safety of their father’s land also needs to be handled like kings. If Boko haram and bandits are assigned for rehabilitation, IPOB members have to be handled with dialogue and negotiation.”
Ohanaeze youth condemned the killing of members of Indigenous Individuals of Biafra (IPOB) by Nigerian safety brokers and described such motion as hatred towards Ndigbo.
The group additionally described the assault on Governor Hope Uzodinma’s home as unlucky and unacceptable, stating that violence in any kind in Igbo land needs to be prevented by each means vital.
OYC warned the few political components planning and sponsoring assaults towards Governor Uzodinma ought to retrace their steps and embrace peace or be able to take care of those that imagine within the governor and Imo folks at giant.
“The Nigerian authorities that killed Ikonso and different IPOB members has demonstrated unprofessionalism in dealing with the scenario. The Igbo group previously, proposed amnesty for Japanese Safety Community and to combine them into the mainstream safety community within the numerous communities, however the Federal Authorities has did not implement the proposal, as a result of President Muhammadu Buhari and Aso Rock cabals will not be enthusiastic about peace and unity in Nigeria”.
It, nevertheless, urged the State and Federal authorities to right away name IPOB for dialogue to keep away from uncontrollable nationwide catastrophe.
FG, Aso Rock cabals not enthusiastic about peace of Nigeria – Ohanaeze Youth