Nnamdi Kanu to be assassinated, aborts Sept 15 parley with South- East governors, set for war after Germany meeting

www.odogwublog.com reports that the Leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra ( IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu, has given reasons he may not attend the second round of his parley with South East Governors slated for September 15 in Enugu.

Kanu in a press statement he personally issued Wednesday night cited security reasons for his action, alleging that he has uncovered plots by the military to assassinate him on the way.

The IPOB Leader further said he had been busy attending to his members killed and maimed by soldiers in the on- going Operation Python Dance 11 who invaded his village as well as other parts of the South East.

He also said that IPOB leadership would on the same day meet  in Germany where it would take a decision on the desirability or otherwise on the non- violence posture of the group in its struggle for Biafra restoration.

Kanu said such review of strategy had become necessary in view of the continued killing of IPOB members and other Biafra agitators who are unarmed.

The statement read in part: "Before now, prominent leaders and groups had insisted that I tow the line of peaceful dialogue and meet with the governors to find a lasting solution to our grievances. I conceded to that request which led to the 30th of August 2017 meeting with the South-East Governors Forum at the Government House in Enugu, in the company of the very eminent Prof. Ben Nwabueze and Evangelist Elliott Ugochukwu-Ukoh.

"In view of the concerted effort by the oppressive Nigerian state to shatter the peace and tranquility of the South-East and the rest of Biafraland through military intimidation, it has become necessary for me to clarify why, regrettably, I may  not be able to attend Friday's meeting with the South-East governors as earlier agreed, for three main reasons.

"(1.) We are currently busy attending to our dead and injured from this latest round of unprovoked military onslaught against innocent civilians in our own land. All the casualties so far were shot by men of the Nigerian Army deployed to my house and those stationed along motor ways leading into Umuahia my hometown. 

"(2.) I have been  reliably informed also, that a detachment of this same soldiers responsible for the murder of innocent unarmed IPOB family members have now been stationed near Enugu to ambush and assassinate me on my way to the meeting with the governors on Friday.
"(3.) On that same Friday the 15th of September 2017, the leadership of IPOB through the instrumentality of the Directorate of State (DOS) headquartered in Germany, will be meeting to vote on the viability or otherwise of continuing our struggle in this non-violent manner. There is urgent need to begin the process of defending ourselves in the face of relentless murderous attacks from the Nigerian state.

"It is impossible to engage in any meaningful conversation with the governors in the midst of so much bloodshed, abductions and military siege of our town and villages. Accordingly, we will not engage in any meeting with anybody until the atmosphere is conducive and peaceful enough to allow for such.

"The siren-blaring military convoys and armoured vehicles occupying the entire region is not only designed to intimidate our people but also deliberately primed to scuttle the IPOB/South-East governors meeting of Friday 15th September.

"I would like to use this opportunity to thank all men and women of good conscience from all over the world that have risen to condemn the barbaric slaughter of innocent Biafrans by the Nigerian military.

" Above all, I salute the steadfastness, devotion and total commitment to freedom from eternal slavery by the great IPOB family in Biafraland. I assure you that I remain resolute and dedicated to our shared vision of freedom regardless of the cost and visionless antics of the mindless oppressor.

"We have since crossed the Red Sea and arrived at the shores of the promised land. We have our trumpets ready to begin the great march around the evil walls of Jericho, and I assure you that in no distant time, the walls of Jericho will come crashing down.
We can still hear the cries of Pharaoh and his horsemen as they are swallowed up by the Red Sea, chariots and all. Victory is ours! Victory is is sure".


Nnamdi Kanu to be assassinated, aborts Sept 15 parley with South- East governors, set for war after Germany meeting Nnamdi Kanu to be assassinated, aborts Sept 15 parley with South- East governors, set for war after Germany meeting  Reviewed by Odogwu Emeka Odogwu on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 Rating: 5

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