The Youth wing of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Ohanaeze Youth Council Worldwide has said it supports the proscription of the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).
The group said this in a statement signed by he National President, Mazi Okechukwu Isiguzoro, Deputy National President, Dr Arthur Obiora, Secretary-General, Mazi Okwu Nnabuike, Dr. Kingsley Dozie and Barrister Dikeadi John.
- The Sout-East Governors’ Forum had proscribed the activities of IPOB.
- A Federal High Court had later proscribed the group, and declared it a terrorist organisation.
Why it is important:
The group said the proscription of IPOB prevented the declaration of a state of emergency in the zone. It added that it support any action as long as it doesn’t lead to the loss of lives.
What they said: