“IPOB’s Demand Cannot Be Absolute ” What Governors Revealed To Nnamdi Kanu Today

According to premium times south-eastern governors from Nigeria met wih IPOB leader Nnamdi Kanu and have declared that only panacea to solve the agitation of the Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB), is dialogue and not confrontation.

It was gathered that at the meeting which held at the Government House, Enugu, the governors promised to engage in further dialogue with the pro-Biafra group, even as they told Kanu that IPOB’s demands “should not be absolute”.

The Governors present at the meeting were Governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi; Governor of Enugu, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi; and Anambra Deputy Governor, Nkem Okeke.

Their Imo and Abia state counterparts, Rochas Okorocha and Okezie Ikpeazu, were said to have travelled outside Nigeria. Reading the communique after the meeting, the Ebonyi state Governor David Umahi stated:

“The meeting agreed that these demands by IPOB should not be absolute, rather the south-east Governors shall immediately engage the leader of IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, and the entire leadership of IPOB to further meetings and dialogue with a view to quickening the resolutions of all issues amicably.”


It was previously reported that governors in the south-eastern part of Nigeria met with the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu in Enugu. The meeting, which held inside the Enugu Government House, also has His Royal Highness, Eze Israel Okwu Kanu, the father of the IPOB leader, in attendance.

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