Thursday, ngg.ng was informed by a reliable source from the IPOB that their leader Nnamdi Kanu has acknowledged and appreciated the efforts of the Southwestern governors on the institutional formation of a security outfit ‘Operation Amotekun’, to curb the security menace perpetrated by kidnappers, Fulani herdsmen and other social vices in the region.
In furtherance of his Maximum supports, the IPOB leader Nnamdi Kanu has pledged to support the security outfit with 1,000,000, men if the Southwest governors insist, the source revealed.
He said the outfit had come to stay regardless of the federal government stance on it. This comes two days after the federal government through the office of the attorney general of the federation and minister of justice, Abubakar Malami declared the outfit an illegal organization.
The statement reads:
“The final and definitive stance of the Biafran people is that IPOB will support Operation Amotekun with all our might.
“Regardless of the history of politics of that may have existed between the East and the West in the past, our we have sworn to work with this generation of Yoruba leadership with the likes of Pa Ayo Adebanjo, Yinka Odumakin, Femi Fani-Kayode and Omoleye Sowore at the helm
“I will support this generation of Yorubas that setup Amotekun. IPOB will work with them. If they want one million men, I will give them to ensure this expansionism is stopped.
“We will support the Yorubas in all forms and by every means necessary.