Proscribed Igbo separatist group, the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has banned Igbo politicians who are based in Abuja not to think of coming to the South-East until its leader, Nnamdi Kanu, is released.
The Biafran agitation group, in a statement on Monday, warned the politicians that their safety would not be guaranteed if they returned home with Kanu still in detention.
In the statement issued by IPOB’s Media and Publicity Secretary, Emma Powerful, the group urged the politicians to use their influence and position to make sure Kanu is released or they should forget coming home.
“Abuja-based Igbo politicians should not think of coming to the South-East as long as Mazi Nnamdi Kanu is still in detention.
“They must do all they could to ensure that Mazi Nnamdi Kanu is back here in the East with them because Abuja is no more safe again. The land of Biafra and our ancestors will not spare them if they return to the South-East without Mazi Nnamdi Kanu being released…