The Coalition of South East Professionals Community in Nigeria and Diaspora (CSEPNND), says it has confirmed its earlier suspicion that the Indigenous Individuals of Biafra, IPOB was being sponsored by fifth columnists with the intent to destroy the South East area.
The skilled group says its affirmation follows statements on Sunday by IPOB, opposing Igbo presidency in 2023.
The group additionally accused Nnamdi Kanu of working with enemies of the Southeast area to thwart Igbo Presidency.
CSEPNND was reacting to a press release by IPOB on why it gained’t assist Igbo Presidency in 2023.
IPOB, in a press release by its spokesman, Emma Highly effective, had alleged that “all of the individuals being ready for the place are stooges that might be used in opposition to the curiosity of Ndigbo, Biafrans and the Biafra agitating teams.”
Reacting the group stated IPOB’s comment has vindicated its earlier place that the group was being sponsored by fifth columnists to destroy the South East area.
An announcement signed by the group’s Nationwide President, Prof. Madumere Chika and Nationwide Secretary, Mazi Anayo Uchemba, urged Southeast governors, Ohaneze Ndigbo and different stakeholders to right away interact the individuals on advocacy forward of 2023 common elections.
Noting that IPOB’s place had actually confirmed its earlier assertion that it’s being bankrolled by sure politicians from the South to scuttle Igbo’s quest for the presidency in 2023, the group requested individuals of the area to be vigilant, agency and decisive on what they really need and never succumb to the antics of Nnamdi Kanu and his likes.
The group additionally questioned why IPOB which claimed to be working for the curiosity of the South East area can be in opposition to the needs of the individuals of South East extraction.
‘‘At this level that nearly each Nigerian is clamoring for Igbo presidency, the perfect factor for IPOB is to embrace the transfer and work to its realisation if truly it’s out to work for the betterment Igbo nation.
“Because of this we’ve at all times warned individuals on the character of Nnamdi Kanu and IPOB, that they’re on a self- serving mission and never working for an Igbo agenda,” it added.
“Nidgbo deserve the presidency this time round and so they have all it takes to provide the following president of Nigeria,” the group stated.