It has been reported that members of the IPOB in USA have decided to hold a rally at the United Nations In a statement on Thursday evening, September 14, Kanu’s lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, said the soldiers forcefully gained entrance into his client's house after shooting for about 40 minutes.
He said the entrance gate of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) leader’s residence was broken-down and forced open. Following the alleged invasion, a video has surfaced showing people allegedly killed by the Nigerian army.
As the reports continue to spread, IPOB members in the United States have resolved to hold a rally to let the world know what is happening in Nigeria.
In a message posted on the Radio Biafra London Facebook page., they said they were protesting the alleged attack on the life of Nnamdi Kanu by the Nigerian government at his home in Afala Ibeku, Ibeku, Abia state.
Below is the statement in part:
Rally at United Nations in New York USA!!
On: September 09/19/17 TIME: 12pm
VENUE: 47th Street and 1st Avenue, New York (NY). Close to United Nations!!!
Come with your family and friends.