Nnamdi Kanu, the chief of the Indigenous Individuals of Biafra, IPOB, on Friday accused the Nigerian army, Division of State Providers, DSS and the police of launching a second Biafra battle within the Southeast.
Kanu alleged that the Nigerian army used fighter jets, tanks and heavy battle gear whereas launching the assaults which began on Thursday in Orlu and Orsu Native Authorities Areas of Imo State.
He made the allegations via the IPOB spokesperson, Emma Highly effective.
In a press release by Highly effective, Kanu, nonetheless, claimed that individuals of the Southeast would defend their ancestral land.
His assertion learn: “Lastly the Nigerian army has introduced battle to Biafra however we will combat to defend our ancestral land.”
“We the Indigenous Individuals of Biafra (IPOB) ably led by our nice Chief, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, want to deliver to the eye of the entire world that the Nigeria army has, ultimately, introduced battle to Biafra land. Supported by different safety businesses together with police and the Division of State Providers, DSS, they got here with army jets, tanks and heavy battle gear towards us. Sure, the second Nigeria/Biafra battle has begun! The WAR started on Thursday, February 18, 2021.
“The depraved Nigeria army has concurrently launched each land and air assaults on us. After the genocidal battle of 1967-1970 wherein they killed over 5 million harmless Biafrans, they’ve come once more to bomb the Biafrans beneath the pretext that they’re looking the gallant personnel of Jap Safety Community ESN guarding our forests towards killer herdsmen and terrorists on rampage in our land.
“Days earlier than the raid, they first kidnapped a synagogue priest, Mazi Egole and his family, branding them IPOB members. Then on February 16, they kidnapped Mrs NGOZI UMEADI who they learnt took care of these injured in the course of the Finish SARS protest. Not completed but, they took Dr. Stephen Irochi of Multicare Hospital and a few injured Finish SARS protesters from Obigbo receiving therapy on the hospital.
“Orlu and its environs at the moment are a theatre of battle declared by the depraved Nigeria Authorities towards harmless Biafrans. Scores of harmless civilians have already fallen casualty! Orlu and its neighbouring Orsu LGAs have been beneath heavy bombardment by the Nigeria Airforce since yesterday, February 18, 2021.
“Regrettably, this genocidal battle towards Biafrans has the endorsement of the Supreme Court docket Administrator of Imo State, Hope Uzodima, who the Fulani Janjaweed Authorities is utilizing in its futile desperation to actualise its Fulanisation agenda. However he, his likes and their slave masters can pay closely for this!
“No person ought to erroneously assume he’s exempted from the depraved plots of our enemies. Even our treacherous political elite ought to know that the Fulani won’t spare them after utilizing them towards their very own individuals. Our individuals within the Nigerian army and different safety businesses also needs to know that the Fulani will reward them with demise after utilizing them to combat their kith and kin. We should stand united and combat for our kids! Now’s the time!
“We now have no alternative however to defend our ancestral land. We now have complained sufficient, written petitions however the world turned blind eyes. The media refused to present us an viewers. No person appears eager about our story however just like the Jews, we should look unto our God and courageously combat again like heroes. In the long run, Biafra will come.”