By ONYEKACHUKWU MELUWA, Warri
A Niger Delta Group under the aegies of the Centre for Peace &
Environmental Justice (CEPEJ) on Thursday September 14 warned that the
Federal Government of Nigeria to be careful in handling the agitations
of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB and its leader, Mazi Nnamdi
Kanu in the Eastern Part of the Country.
AUTHENTIC News Daily reports that the group gave this warning during a chat with select journalists in Warri on Thursday.
The group’s national co-ordinator, Comrade Sheriff Mulade stated that
Nigeria is sitting on a “Keg of Gunpowder” and will be “history” if
better, peaceful and non-violent approach is not applied in handling
the agitations of the eastern part of the country.
Mulade noted that Nigerians are not happy stressing that,”There are no
longer patriotic Nigerians. You can’t just go there and surround the
premises of Nnamdi Kanu.”
Mulade urged to he Federal Government to incorporate the traditional
rulers in the country in addressing the issues.
Mulade said, “Using only political approach is the reason why the
agitations has degenerated to the level it is.
“People should be calm. The presence of military is not a much threat.
The Government is trying to keep peace.”
Mulade stated that the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Mazi
Nnamdi Kanu to allow peace reign in the Eastern Part of Nigeria and
respect his bail conditions.
He noted that declaring war is good but the end is not palatable.