Umuahia youth give Ikpeazu 24 hours to dethrone Nnamdi Kanu’s father
The Umuahia Youth Movement has given Abia governor Okezie Ikpeazu 24 hours to dethrone Israel Kanu, ruler of Isiama Afaraukwu in Umuahia. The traditional ruler is the father of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). (photo: Nnamdi Kanu’s parents)
In a letter addressed to Ikpeazu and copied to President Muhammadu Buhari, The youth blamed Kanu’s father who “could not call his son to order”. The letter read inter alia: “. . . prevail on governor Ikpeazu to as a matter of urgency dethrone Nnamdi Kanu’s father. The group also demanded the continuation of the military exercise (Operation Python Dance) “as any attempt to withdraw will make the IPOB criminals rob our shops and houses”.
IPOB: I won’t dethrone Nnamdi Kanu’s father – Ikpeazu
Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State, Tuesday said that he will not dethrone the traditional ruler of Afara Ukwu Ibeku Autonomous Community of the state, His Royal Highness, Eze Isreal Kanu, the father of the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu because of the involvement of his son in the ongoing tension in the state. (photo: Nnamdi Kanu & his parents)
Umuahia Youths Movement On Sunday gave governor Ikpeazu a 24-hour ultimatum to dethrone Kanu’s father as paramount ruler of else they would take the laws upon their hands claiming that the royal father was not fit to be king as he was unable to control his son.
IPOB: Saraki, Senators in marathon meeting
SENATE President Bukola Saraki Tuesday entered into a marathon meeting with the South East Senators as part of ways to find a lasting solution to the crisis between the military and the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).
Saraki invited other Senators to join him in the meeting with the South East Senate Caucus. They discussed the military show of force in the South East with Python dance 11. Search told the South east Senators to drum it into the ears of their people that there must be peace and unity in Nigeria and Nigeria must not work towards disintegration. The meeting took place at the residence of the deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu.
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