The Movement for the Actualization Of the State Of Biafra, MASSOB, today Thursday 4th of February, told the federal government to quickly conduct a referendum in Biafra region as a precursor to secession or face complete shutdown of socio-economic activities in the region and in the entire country.
The group vowed to utilize its potent force towards making Nigeria ungovernable, through non-violent means, if its stance was not given the needed attention by the federal government.
MASSOB Director of Information, Samuel Edeson in a statement to newsmen in Enugu today, said, “we shall use everything at ur disposal to fight Nigeria Government especially through civil disobedience We are going to call for sit at home in all Biafra and Lagos. MASSOB will drag former president Olusegun Obasanjo to the International Crime Court, ICC, for all the atrocities committed against Biafra since 1970.
“The disgusting massacre of Odi people, the Tiv, Lukum and the massacre of MASSOB members in Aba, Okigwe and Onitsha including the killing of six Igbo traders in Apo, Abuja. MASSOB will be taking her campaign to United States Of America, United Kingdom, France and China embassies in Abuja. MASSOB there fore calls on all people of old Eastern region, Delta, parts of Kogi and parts of Benue states to support the referendum that would soon take place in Biafraland. Our freedom is non negotiable”
By Ike A.Offor