The Indigenous Individuals of Biafra, IPOB, has claimed it has renamed some infrastructure in Imo State after its slain Commander, Ikonsi Don.
IPOB renamed the Imo State Authorities Home and a few roads within the state after Ikonso.
The spokesman of IPOB, Emma Highly effective, defined that the choice aimed toward immortalizing Ikonso who Nigerian safety brokers killed.
The group careworn that the renaming takes quick impact.
A press release by Highly effective reads partly: “We, the worldwide household of the Indigenous Individuals of Biafra (IPOB) and Biafrans worldwide ably led by our nice and indomitable chief, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, want to announce to the world, our unanimous resolution to rename the Imo State Authorities Home, Douglas Street Owerri, and Awomamma Junction after the late heroic Commander of the Jap Safety Community (ESN) Ikonso, was murdered in chilly blood by cowardly Nigeria safety operatives.
“The affected locations will henceforth be referred to as Ikonso Authorities Home, Ikonso Manner and Ikonso Junction respectively. That is with quick impact and compliance is required of all ministries and parastatals starting from right this moment, the twenty eighth day of April 2021.
“This resolution is likely one of the methods IPOB members and Biafrans everywhere in the world have agreed to immortalize the identify of our courageous Ikonso and his males killed by the Nigeria safety brokers that fled from terrorists and bandits however derive pleasure in killing unarmed Biafra agitators. Biafra shall always remember them.”
The Nnamdi Kanu-led group referred to as on the state authorities and related authorities companies and officers to cooperate with its resolution as a result of “Ikonso defended Imo State along with his life.”
Ikonso who’s the Commander of Jap Safety Community, ESN, was killed by army operatives final week.
IPOB claims it has renamed Imo Govt Home, roads after slain Ikonso