Sahara News
Breaking News in Nigeria and World wide

Nnamdi Kanu Urges The United Nations To Prevail On Buhari To Release Sowore, El-Zakzaky And Others Unlawfully Detained By Nigerian Govt

SAHARANEWS – The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has asked the United Nations to prevail on President Muhammadu Buhari to release the convener of #Revolution now#, Omoyele Sowore and  the Shiites leader, Sheikh El-Zakzaky.



IPOB’s Media and Publicity Secretary, Emma Powerful, said the demand formed part of the issues Kanu raised in a meeting with UN agencies recently.

Powerful added that the issue of rural grazing area, otherwise known as RUGA, was also raised in the meeting.

ALSO READ:  BREAKING: Rivers Guber, Again, INEC Suspends Collation Of Results



He said Kanu’s struggle to liberate his people had grown beyond Nigeria, adding that the issues were before the various arms and agencies of the United Nations.

He said, “Biafra’s case will no longer be ignored; it has been internationalised.”



He said Kanu demanded urgent action against the numerous rights abuses inflicted on his people and the need to support the undeniable right of the Biafran people to self-determination as enshrined in laws, statutes and UN conventions.

ALSO READ:  BREAKING: "Nobody Will Be Sworn In As Bayelsa Governor!" - APC Reacts To Supreme Court Ruling

The statement read in part, “Every issue concerning our people is now before the various arms and agencies of the United Nations. Our case will no longer be ignored.



“The case of RUGA settlement was also raised in the meeting.

“Incessant killing of Biafrans in their own land by terrorist Fulani herdsmen, extortion and killing of Biafran motorcyclists and commercial drivers by Nigerian army and police over refusal to give N50 bribery.”

ALSO READ:  JUST IN: EFCC Arrests Atiku’s finance director, "I Can't Give In To Cheap Blackmail - Atiku



Powerful said Kanu was accompanied by his deputy, Uche Mefor, Head of Directorate of State, Mazi Chika Edozien and others.




Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.

Leave A Reply

Your email address will not be published.

error: Content is protected !!