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Nnamdi Kanu: Former Senator, Anyanwu challenges S/East governors, leaders to unite against injustice

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Former Nigerian Senator, Samuel Anyanwu has challenged governors of Igbo extraction, conventional rulers, spiritual and political leaders within the South East to unite towards injustice meted out on the zone.

He mentioned Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, chief of the Indigenous Individuals of Biafra (IPOB), stays harmless of the entire allegations towards him till a reliable courtroom of upper jurisdiction proves in any other case.

Anyanwu, who represented Owerri Senatorial District within the eighth Nationwide Meeting, made this identified in a press release issued on Saturday by his Particular Adviser on Media,Ikenna Onuoha

Whereas condemning the peak of insecurity and unjust arrest of harmless residents within the South East zone, Senator Anyanwu enjoined governors of Igbo extraction to urgently wade into the matter to dialogue with the Federal Authorities with a purpose to fast-tract his unconditional launch.

The Chieftain of the Individuals’s Democratic Celebration (PDP) in Imo State, mentioned,”following the arrest of the chief of the indigenous individuals of Biafra (IPOB ), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu by the Nigerian Authorities, I name on South East to unite towards injustice meted out on the zone.”

The assertion learn partly, “I appealed to Igbo leaders to not shrink back from figuring out with him, sustaining that thus far, no courtroom within the land has convicted him of any offense and as such, shouldn’t be deserted.”

Senator Anyanwu subsequently urged the Igbo to toe the identical line of motion the Yoruba leaders adopted in defending their very own, Mr Sunday Igboho, declaring that Mazi Kanu’s arrest shouldn’t scare anybody away from talking towards marginalization of the zone by the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

His phrases, “When the Igbo start to abandon their very own to incarcerate within the jail, strangers will seize to accord respect to them. All fingers should be on deck no matter political affiliations to make sure the speedy launch of one in all our personal. As an Igbo man, no method we could deny him even when convicted”.

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