The leader and founder of Biafra Independence Movement and Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (BIM-MASSOB), Chief Ralph Uwazuruike, Thursday urged his members and Biafrans to remain indoors and pray while observing the 22nd May 2021 redeclaration of the New Biafra.
It would be recalled that Uwazuruike on May 22nd 2000 declared the defunct Republic of Biafra at 175 Folks Road Aba, the commercial city of Abia State.
he declaration that according to Uwazuruike, “triggered arrests,detentions, Killings and Intimidations of the members of MASSOB from Olusegu Obasanjo- led Federal Government of Nigeria, even though I made it clear that I was not ready for violence, as I maintained that I will use non Violence methodology to achieve the purpose of Actualising the Republic of Biafra”.
Speaking in a statement signed by his Special Assistant on Social Media Matters, Comrade Emma N. Nnadi, Uwazuruike said. “as BIM-MASSOB prepares to celebrate May 22nd 2021, being the day New Biafra was reproclaimed, the father of the Nation and Ijele Ndigbo, Chief Uwazurike has instructed all members of the family to stay indoors and mark the day with special prayers, in glorious thanks to the Maker of all things, for our life and successes so far”.
“This decision becomes necessary to avoid mistaking and arresting
“Similarly, every other person is advised to be mindful of their movement and actions, be assured that on our road to homeland Biafra we remain dauntless and committed”, he said.
Uwazuruike also advised all Biafrans to report any suspicious movements within their environs to the appropriate