Thursday, 1 December 2016

How Can Nigerian Army Declared 'Operation Python Dance' in a Peaceful Zone - IPOB Wondered

A Biafran agitating group called The Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB has accused the federal government of planning to totally wipe out all the Biafran agitators in the South-East Region, following the ‘Operation Python Dance’ declared by the Nigerian Army, on Monday.
According to source, the IPOB in a statement issued on Wednesday by it Media and Publicity officer, Emma Powerful, read, that the operation was mainly for crushing the Biafran agitators, calling on international community to hold the Nigerian authorities responsible for any genocide against the unarmed Biafran agitators.
The group also said that the South-East governors should also be hold responsible for their docility over the proposed operation, contending that the army cannot deploy its troop in the region without their knowledge.

Source said, the IPOB wondered why the operation would be launched in a region which has been peaceful, arguing that it is a ploy to frighten unarmed freedom fighters.