The apex Igbo socio – cultural body Ohanaeze Ndi Igbo has called on the Nigerian government to steer clear of IPOB and Nnamdi Kanu. The group has said that IPOB is non violent but the most peaceful mass movement on the face of the planet.
While speaking to journalists in Abakaliki the capital of Ebonyi state, the national publicity secretary of Ohanaeze Ndi Igbo, Barr. Uche Achi-Okpaga made this assertions.
He noted that while Arewa Youths coalition who gave quit notice to Biafrans in the not has not been arrested IPOB family members were being killed and maimed.
The Arewa Youth are the ones who pose a security threat to Nigeria and IPOB. The security agencies should go and arrest them. They are the ones who are clearly trying to divide this country.
This was in a reaction to the invasion of the home of the leader of Indigenous people of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu by the Nigerian soldiers, in which 3 persons were killed and several others sustained gunshot injuries.