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There Will Be No Elections in Anambra, Kanu Insists


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By Emeka Mamah, Anayo Okoli, Peter Okutu, Ugochukwu Alaribe and Chimaobi Nwaiwu

GISTSMARK.COM — Leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, yesterday, promised that there would be no elections in Anambra State until the point that a date for submission on Nigeria is endorsed by the Federal Government.

Kanu talked at the Mechanic Village in Abakaliki amid his one day working visit to the state and at Enugu, separately, as the Eastern Consultative Assembly, ECA; Igbo Youth Movement, IYM; Igbo Women Assembly, IWA, and Igbo National Association of Students regarded him with grants yesterday.

The affiliations had likewise guaranteed Kanu that there would be no decisions in the South-East geopolitical zone as from October, if the procedures for the rebuilding of Nigeria are not started by the Federal Government before at that point.

He expressed that present minimization of Ndigbo in the nation can't keep, demanding that time had come when individuals ought to be permitted to choose what they needed from Nigeria.

Kanu, who was from accepting four honors from the gatherings, said Biafra had come to stay and that no individual made by God would stop it.

No race in Anambra

His words: "There will be no race in Anambra State come November 18, 2017 and there won't be any going ahead until the point when they give me a date for submission. They comprehend what to do. It is extremely basic. They ought to gather a meeting, I will go to or I will send my agent. That is the main way they can have race, if not, there won't be any."

On whether such position would not prompt slaughter, particularly now that Ohanaeze Ndigbo and other Igbo pioneers had removed themselves from the call, he stated: "I am not pestered over that on the grounds that the general population are with us; we control the general population, 100%, and come to Anambra on November 18, the world will be astonished about what will happen.

"We are altogether a tranquil people. We are not preventing anyone from voting. We are democrats however come and watch what will happen. The gathering individuals and those turning out to vote are the IPOB individuals. There won't be any decision."

On October due date to Igbo in the north

Kanu additionally remarked on the October due date given to Igbo in the north to leave the region, saying: "That is the issue I have with instruction in Nigeria, individuals are severely/ineffectively taught. Is it accurate to say that you are mindful that Scotland is looking to leave United Kingdom?

"It is a prosecution on the instruction framework in Nigeria that individuals experience schools and turn out much more sad than they went in. It is pitiful without a doubt.

"Be that as it may, for our kin, in the event that they live in the north (due to their manors), it is dependent upon them, it is a decision they have made. Be that as it may, they are not going to stop us, no one can stop us. We are relentless and I say it with all of earnestness, Biafra will be acknowledged and no one can remain on our way.

"In the event that they like, let them consume thousand story structures in Kafanchan, that is their business. It has nothing to do with us. We are battling for our flexibility. Individuals are enduring a direct result of fizzled framework and I can't desert my kin"

Lion of the Igbo grant

Talking prior before giving over the honor of "Lion of the Igbo," to Kanu, Founder of IYM, Evangelist Elliot Ugochukwu-Uko, said it was in valuation for his endeavors towards the liberation of Igbo and guaranteed him of the help of the association in the battle.

Ugochukwu-Uko said Igbo adolescents and also individuals from the ECA would abandon any decision in the South-East as from October 1, 2017 if structures went for rebuilding the nation were not set up before at that point.