Kanu: Rights Group Supports IPOB Over Solidarity Rally For Trump, Kanu On Friday


A rights group, the Centre for Human Rights and Social Justice (CHRSJ)
has declared its support to the plan peaceful mega and solidarity
rally to be organized by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in
support of the smooth and successful takeover of 45th American
President, Mr. Donald Trump and release of the IPOB leader, Mazi
Nnamdi Kanu and other illegal detainees by the Federal Gov¬ernment of
Nigeria through the Department of States Services (DSS).

The group described the peaceful rally as a welcome development in
right direction, calling on the Nigeria authority to release of the
Director of Radio Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu and other members of the
Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) which have been detained illegally
since all this while in the course of fighting for their inalienable
rights of self-determination.

It advised President Muhamadu Buhari led Federal Government to obey
the both Nigeria and ECOWAS court orders on all the present political
detainees in the country as being stipulated in the constitutional
democracy, saying disobedience of Court orders by Nigeria government
was sending wrong signal about the country to the international
community as a lawless nation.

Declaring its support to the IPOB Peaceful rally in support of new
American President, Mr. Donald Trump slated to hold on Fri¬day 20th
January 2017 tagged : “IPOB-Trump Solidarity Rally” , CHRSJ through a
statement signed by its Executive Chairman, Comrade Adeniyi, Alimi
Sulaiman, which a copy was made available to newsmen on Wednesday,
disclosed that freedom of the self-determination fighters should not
be negotiable in a country like ours, condemning the continued
detention of IPOB Chief, Kanu and his members  by the Nigeria

Comrade Sulaiman maintained that the Nigeria government should release
every member of the IPOB illegally detained on Friday unconditionally
as a mark of honour to the new World President, Mr. Donald Trump,
describing detention of Kanu and others as illegal, unconstitutional,
undemocratic, evil and satanic.

CHRSJ boss further stated that the emergency of Mr. Donald Trump as
President of United States of America (USA) was a good thing to happen
to America as a world leading country in her democratic culture,
praying to God to give Trump the successful tenure of office by making
the America and other countries of the world to enjoy peaceful

Sulaiman therefore noted that the group (CHRSJ) had concluded
arrangement to join the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in any of
its subsequent peaceful protest in Lagos State aside the Friday
Peaceful protest slated to hold in River State Capital, Port-Harcourt,
urging the security agents in the land to be guided by the
Constitutional provision of protecting the lives and property of the
citizens during the peaceful rally and they should not serve as
saboteur to the peaceful protest.