A Nigerian Lawmaker, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe has accepted to vote in favour of Biafra independence if a hypothetical referendum is organized by the federal authorities.
The Senate Minority Chief disclosed in an interview with Rudolf Okonkwo of Irokopost TV. “I am going to vote for us to truly be on our own, ” noting that people agitating are discouraged by the entire numerous issues ‘that weigh Nigeria down’.
Abaribe, who’s representing Abia-South Constituency within the ninth assembly, however, suggested to think about using one other method because the structure of Nigeria has no prerequisite for a referendum. “if you want a referendum, you have to go outside the constitution”.
He admitted those who’re achieving from the current structure of the nation would always oppose any attainable recommendation for a referendum.
The Lawmaker advised numerous groups for Biafra agitation to place their pressure collectively so as to stay targeted and champion one purpose.
The PDP stalwart called on people of Southern Nigeria to come back collectively and have one answer to the state of affairs.
In the meantime, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu on Sunday ascertained that leadership won’t fail to reclaim Biafra this year.
Kanu reiterated during a Live broadcast 14 June 2020 adding that current events occurring at the presidential Villa concerning ‘fired gunshots’ shows Nigeria has plunged.
He suggested ‘reasonable’ citizens ignore the person presented in the last Presidential National Address commemorating ‘June 12 Democracy Day’ as President Mohammadu Buhari.