The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared some alleged arrow heads of the outlawed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra,IPOB wanted for reported seperatist act and terrorism.
Correspondent report revealed that the following members of IPOB made the list:Sunday Onyekachi, Ogechukwu Obiorah, Ndidiamaka Collins and Amaechi Sunday.
The rest wanted members include; Kanu Dickson Ekene, Enebechi Chika, Uchechi Kalu, Emma Powerful,Ifegwu Ogbonna and twelve others. The report stated that these IPOB members are wanted over the alleged inauguration of the separatist movement in the South-East Zone of the Country.
It was further gathered that a reference is particularly made of the recent inauguration of the movement in Isu- Aniocha, Awka North Local Government Area of Anambra State.
Nigeria Newspoint also gathered that the Federal Government has pledged a ransom offer of N50,000,000 to any individual with useful information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the aforementioned IPOB members.
Investigation revealed that the other twelve IPOB members also declared wanted by the FG along with the earlier names to wit; Edward Okoye(Stone), Donatus Okeke, Onyemazu Igini, Onyebuchi Nwekeizu Okoye, Nonso Eboh, Chukwuka Onyibor, Chukwujekwu Anaekeokwu, Chuka Ilodigwe, Chinedu Nwoye Okoye, Nonso Awusionwu Obinna, Cosmos Okonkwo and Chukwujekwu Okoye.
Meanwhile, a member of the said Separatist Movement who spoke on the condition of anonymity in an interview with the Nigeria Newspoint said that the act of the Nigeria government by declaring their members wanted is against their fundamental Right and therefore called on the International Community, Human Right Organizations, United Nations , Amnesty International, Human Right watch, Christian Communities, United States of America, Russia, France, Germany, and other countries including all other lovers of freedom to warn the Nigerian government to desist from it’s act of intimidation and harassment against the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, IPOB in Nigeria.
He also asserted, “we are a non- violent group that is determined to achieve our sovereign State through non violence”.
Further investigation shows that there are thousands of IPOB members suffering, languishing in jails with out any hope in site for justice and fair hearing in courts.