An announcement by IPOB’s Media and Publicity Secretary, Emma Extremely efficient, entitled, “Lastly the Nigerian Armed Forces have launched battle to Biafra, nevertheless, we’re going to defend our ancestral land” alleged that the Nigerian authorities, via the Armed Forces, is concurrently launching every land and air assaults on Ndigbo, which is a repeat of the genocidal battle of 1967-1970, whereby they killed over 5 million innocent Biafrans.
IPOB,’s assertion learns, “We the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, ably led by our good Chief, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, need to carry to the attention of the whole world, that the Nigeria military has finally, launched battle to Biafra land.”
“The Nigerian Armed Forces, have come as soon as extra to bomb the Biafrans beneath the pretext that they are looking for members of Jap Security Group, ESN, guarding Igbo forests in opposition to killer herdsmen and terrorists on a rampage in Nigeria.”
“Supported by totally different security firms along with police and the Division of State Suppliers, DSS, they received right here with military jets, tanks, and heavy battle gear in opposition to us.
“Positive, the second Nigeria/Biafra battle has begun! The battle started on Thursday, February 18, 2021. Nigeria military has concurrently launched every land and air assault on us, a reproduction of the genocidal battle of 1967-1970 whereby they killed over 5 million innocent Biafrans.
“They’ve come as soon as extra to bomb the Biafrans beneath the pretext that they are wanting the gallant personnel of Jap Security Group ESN guarding our forests in opposition to killer herdsmen and terrorists on a rampage in our land.
“Orlu and its environs in the meanwhile are a theatre of battle declared by the Nigeria Authorities in opposition to innocent Biafrans. Scores of innocent civilians have already fallen casualty! Orlu and its neighboring Orsu Native Authorities Area have been beneath heavy bombardment by the Nigeria Airpower since Thursday, February 18, 2021.
“Nonetheless we promise disgrace to our enemies. They shall be shamefully defeated. The battle has begun! We’ll defend Biafra and we are going to triumph! No inch of Biafra land shall be taken by the Invaders.”