The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) says it cannot attack the South-East and South-South residents of Nigeria contrary to what a supporter of President Muhammadu Buhari had claimed.
IPOB dismissed the claim made by one Shekau, reiterating that it is not a violent group.
It, however, alleged that its enemies are stockpiling weapons from Pakistan to invade ‘Biafraland’ (largely Southeastern Nigeria).
The group disclosed this in a statement by its spokesperson, Emma Powerful, which was obtained by SaharaReporters on Monday.
The secessionist group said this while reacting to a statement made by one Shekau in the Biafra struggle in the media.
It also stated that it had interfered with the planned governorship election in Anambra State, adding that self-determination is its main objective.
The statement read, “We the global family of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) ably led by our great leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu have read with amusement, a fallacious media remark by one inconsequential Shekau, a self-acclaimed supporter of President Muhammadu Buhari, where he displayed his ignorance and cluelessness about IPOB, our Leader Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, and the goings-on in…