The Indigenous Folks of Biafra (IPOB) has taken a swipe at President Muhammadu Buhari after the latter urged western allies to designate the group as a terrorist organisation.
The group, in a press release on Wednesday by Emma Highly effective, famous that anybody who tags it as a terror or proscribed group must be examined at a psychiatrist’s hospital.
It additional warned politicians within the South-East area to cease associating it with prison acts perpetrated by unknown gunmen, alleging that the identical politicians who’re linking IPOB to prison actions are those fuelling the crimes within the area.
IPOB mentioned it’s a disciplined, targeted freedom motion that might reasonably not contain in prison actions as this is able to delay the actualisation of the unbiased Biafran Nation.
It additional alleged that the Nigerian police, the military and the DSS brokers are the important thing actors within the kidnapping and illegal killings occurring in Anambra, Abia, Imo, Ebonyi and Enugu states.
The group mentioned, “Following the incessant abductions, killings, humiliation and sponsorship of all method of criminalities within the Japanese area for fairly a while now, IPOB reminds politicians that the time has come for them to show a brand new leaf, desist from making themselves out there to the enemies of our folks to make use of as instruments of destabilising the Japanese Area and trigger anarchy in our land or be able to face the implications.
“Males of perdition should cease linking IPOB with their evil actions as a result of we’re not morally bankrupt as they the political harlots they’re.
”IPOB is a really disciplined, very targeted freedom motion. We now have no enterprise with political criminals and we don’t have any enterprise with criminality as a result of if IPOB engages in any type of criminality, we can be delaying the approaching of an Impartial Biafran Nation and we actually don’t have any intention or want to delay the liberty and liberty of the Biafran folks.
“IPOB has no plans neither are we complicit within the political killings, kidnapping of spiritual leaders and enterprise folks occurring in our territory however these evil politicians working for the Nigerian authorities are behind and sponsoring all criminalities going-on and we should be held accountable.
“We now have revealed names of a few of these politicians and their thugs answerable for these criminalities occurring now within the area in addition to the Nigerian Military harbouring of their barracks Fulani terrorists masquerading as herdsmen to assault our land and kidnap for ransom.
“If we’re terrorists, the European Union (EU) can not afford to permit IPOB to display of their headquarters in Brussels in Belgium. Due to this fact, anyone or media who reviews IPOB as terror group or proscribed group ought to purely study themselves within the psychiatrist centre.
“We aren’t within the choice course of referred to as Nigeria election, but we can not afford to permit anybody or group behind the killings and kidnap in our land to proceed.
“Politicians within the Japanese area should desist from evil acts corresponding to utilizing thugs to assault their perceived political stumbling block with the evil intention that IPOB could be blamed with out investigation. Whosoever permits himself/herself as keen instruments within the palms of politicians would remorse such motion quickly.”
Supply: Sahara Reporters.