By Dennis Agbo
A Expert-Biafra community, the Biafra Countries League, BNL, has ordered for the shutdown of borders between Nigeria and Southern Cameroon, in team spirit with the trial of the leader of the Indigenous Folk of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu on October 21.
The community in an announcement by its National Chief, Princewill Richards talked about that the closure commences from October 19 to 22, alongside with its working areas, mainly at Cameroon borders of Injurious River, Akwa Ibom and Bakassi Peninsula.
It ordered its contributors to shut down the borders and the Gulf of Guinea, banning the circulate of vessels to Nigeria via the Bakassi Peninsula from 19th October to 22nd October in team spirit with the court trial of Nnamdi Kanu on Thursday.
Richards who disclosed that the BNL talks in talks with some IPOB hierarchy talked about the resolution modified into as soon as reached after an emergency meeting at Abana, the worn headquarters of Bakassi Peninsula.
He extra revealed that BNL is making strikes to shut down oil companies within the Peninsula which can well well be paying taxes to Nigeria and Cameroonian governments as against the directives issued the companies to quit remitting tax to Nigerian and Cameroonian governments, insisting that each international locations alliance against separatists is unacceptable and personal to be followed accordingly.
Capture that suspected contributors of BNL had in few situations destroyed properties belonging to the Cameroonian authority including bringing down Cameroon’s national flag within the discipline some weeks ago.
Per reports in Cameroon, the BNL Militias took over personal watch over of the territory, which the chief of Cameroon denied.
Richards nonetheless talked about that there will likely be no room for peace goodbye as each Nigeria and Cameroon governments are in an alliance against Biafra.
“We warn that must the federal executive continues to make spend of the militia against the Biafra agitators within the South East, we will shut down all borders. It’s now now not a likelihood, nonetheless a warning. We’ve given an earlier warning in negate that no person will blame us for our actions,” Richards talked about.
BNL admitted that it modified into as soon as accountable for abominable border actions and smuggling to Southern Cameroon, which has helped the Ambazonia separatists within the fight against Cameroon.
He talked about that every one the groups in Southern Cameroon rely on their assistance no subject the denial of the alliance by some of their leaders.
Biafra Countries League is a circulate that claims it has inform links with the separatists in Southern Cameroon. Members of the community are mainly from border towns and Bakassi Peninsula.
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