Sultan Sa’ad Abubakar has said that if anyone plans to attack the Igbo who are resident in the northern part of the country, such attack should be directed at him, first. The Sultan said this when the world Igbo union leader, Dr. Mishack Nnanta, accompanied by resident Igbo chiefs, paid sallah homage to him at his palace.
The former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has called on the federal government led by President Muhammadu Buhari to exercise restraints in the issue of leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu. Fani Kayode made this known in his twitter handle.
President Muhammadu Buhari in his speech after his return from London has vowed to deal with anyone threatening the continued existence of Nigeria as one country. In the broadcast on Monday, Buhari said even the late Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu agreed with him on the need for the country to continue existing as one.
In the late 1970s, shortly after the civil war and early 1980s, a permanent drought ravaged the entire African Sahel. This led to the deaths of thousands. Thousands more emigrated from one region to another freely despite existing inter state borders. It is in this context of crisis that Nigerian populations begin to occupy certain Cameroonian and Chadian islands arising as a result of the drying up of Lake Chad.
The Emir of Katsina, Alhaji Abdulmumini Kabir has adviced those calling for secession shelve the idea. The Emir stated that Hausa, Yoruba, Igbo and other tribes are brothers. Kabir said this when the Pro-Chancellor of University of Ilorin, Abdullah Oyekan paid him a visit at his palace in Katsina.
The Sultan of Sokoto, Saad Abubakar, has expressed concern at a development where social media are diverting the attention of students in the country. The Sultan Of Sokoto, took this one too personal. Well i don't know why he focused on the female. Is it that the male do not add value to the society!
So, this Biafra thing is really getting serious. Although i am not a fan of all these mess, as i believe that one day God will make us better. June ended with a hopeful promise for the country of Biafra. The United States President Donald Trump announced the Biafra referendum date. It is to be held on July 21, 2017.