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Why Buhari govt should negotiate with IPOB, MASSOB – Archbishop Ezeokafor

The Catholic Archbishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor, has approached the Federal Government to discourse with the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, and the Movement for Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, rather than pulverizing them.

Ezeokafor said the secessionist gathering was not the answer for Biafra unsettling, subsequently the requirement for discourse. Tending to writers in Awka, Anambra State, the minister, additionally blamed the banishment of IPOB while herders go about without dread.

He stated: “Because I don’t buy into the strategy embraced by IPOB and MASSOB, the reality remains that there is no smoke without flame. A few people are grumbling. “It is bright for the present organization to understudy the issue and proffer arrangement as opposed to pulverizing them.

“Discourse is the main answer for better a circumstance that could prompt an emergency. For what reason would it be a good idea for someone to state a gathering which doesn’t have a weapon or large sticks ought to be squashed while the herders walk uninhibitedly?

“I feel awkward with this, and as a dependable Nigerian, I encourage the administration to rethink the choice, else they will give security to us all.

“I need security excessively even though I realize that the most astounding security is from God. We need a society where men are trained and all around treated with the dread of God.

“You realize lawbreakers flourish around us on account of no control. In a created nation like Europe and others, individuals are trained, and they get things done by law,” said the Archbishop.