IPOB Rescinds 1 Week Sit-At-Home Order
The proscribed Secessionist group, The Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB has canceled the one week sit at home order he planned some weeks ago.
The group had threatened to lock down the region from November 5.
However, Emma Powerful, IPOB’s spokesperson, on Thursday, said the sit-at-home order has been cancelled to allow people in Anambra to participate in the governorship election on Saturday.
“The people of Anambra State should go out en masse and peacefully exercise their franchise come 6th November, 20121, and accordingly, choose a leader of their choice and should not be intimidated by anybody, group of persons or security agents,” he said
Imo State grounded down as 1 week sit at home commences
Economic activities were grounded while schools in Imo state, on Monday, could not open for school activities, following the threat of attack by enforcers of the one-week Sit-at-home order by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, in Imo.This is coming about two years after residents in Owerri, stopped observing the IPOB sit-at-home order.It was gathered in Owerri, from different streets that schools were shut down, based on the directives by Simon Ekpa-led IPOB.Som...
Sit-at-home: Enugu Governor sent threat to those that obey IPOB command
The newly sworn-in Governor Peter Mbah of Enugu State has threatened to close schools, markets, and transport units that failed to open for business and academic activities on Monday henceforth.The governor issued the threat in a Public Service Announcement made available to journalists on Saturday night, adding that the directive was a sequel to his recent ban/cancellation of Mondays’ sit-at-home in all nooks and crannies of the state starting from Monday, June 5,...
IPOB Declares Sit-at-home in Lagos
The factional leader of the secessionist group (IPOB) Mazi Simon Ekpa has asked indigenes of Southeast Nigeria who are residents in Lagos to observe a sit-at-home exercise over an alleged attack on them.According to Ekpa in a tweet on Tuesday, the sit-at-home exercise is targeted at crippling the economy of the Lagos state government.He said, “I have just watched another Igbo Biafra Market in Lagos being burnt down in Balogun lagos today, and i am very sad. Since af...
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