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Breaking: Popular Father Mbaka breaks silence, asks Nigerian govt to release Nnamdi Kanu as Case goes global

  "Since you arrested him (Kanu), we have lost many lives. So, of what use is his arrest? After he was arrested, the kidnapping didn't stop in the north; many students were kidnapped in Kaduna last week.  Where were our security agencies? Why can't they use the same temerity to arrest all those people doing this thing (killings)? Arresting Kanu will not solve the problem." "There is "herdsmenism," people have abandoned the villages, and there are no jobs. Peoples' farms are ravaged and they are kidnapped and killed. His arrest aggravates the problem. "Has anybody seen Kanu kill anyone? Kanu is not a murderer. Have you caught him with guns? Why arrest someone who has never kidnapped anyone? Our land must yield an increase. Kanu is not herdsmen, kidnappers, or bandits, or Boko Haram. He does not carry ammunition and he is not even an unknown gunman. My job is to say what the spirit asked me to say. "If you use the same aggression you deploye

Igbos must defend Mbaka - Nnamdi Kanu Says

Leader of the Proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu has called on Igbos to ignore claims by the presidency that Father Ejike Mbaka criticised the President because he was denied contracts but rather defend their brother. DAILY POST recalls that the priest on Friday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to resign for failing to address the lingering security crisis across the country. Mbaka who claimed that the president has failed woefully urged the National Assembly to ensure that Buhari is impeached if he failed to resign. The call generated controversy as the president alleged that Mbaka’s comment followed Buhari’s refusal to grant him contracts after he made the request. A statement by Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, said Mabaka had visited the president at the State House demanding contracts as a reward for his support in the 2015 and 2019 general elections. Garba Shehu claimed Mbaka once brought three contractors to