Thursday, 20 October 2016

Release Nnmadi Kanu for Peace to Reign - Southern Nigeria Peoples Assembly Tells Pres. Buhari




The Southern Nigeria Peoples Assembly, SNPA in a meeting held in the South-East Nigeria has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to release the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Dr. Nnamdi Kanu and others, in accordance with court judgment, which granted them bail.
According to Vanguard News, the Assemble also condemned the activities of the herdsmen and called on South-East governors to adopt the Gov. Ayo Fayose way of flushing Fulani Herdsmen in Ekiti State.
Source said the meeting lasted for two days in Umuahia, the Abia State capital, the Assembly also accused Northern Elders of creating division and suspicious in the polity through their attitude of regarding the present administration as exclusive theirs.
Vanguard News, reported that the meeting also called on the Federal Government on negotiation with the Niger Delta and Biafra agitators to find a peaceful resolution of their grievances, rather than current use of force.
In his speech he said, President Muhammadu Buhari should respect the rule of law, pronouncements and ruling of courts of competent jurisdiction by ensuring the immediate released of Nnamdi Kanu and all other prisoners of conscience, which various courts have granted bail and who have subsequently met their bail conditions.”
Source also said, the Assembly, however, called on Nigerians to support President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration in his effort to move the country forward.
---