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BIAFRA: Cyprien Ekwensi Reunites With Fellow Journalists

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(ORLU, BIAFRA) -- Nigerian journalists happy to reunite with novelist Cyprien Ekwensi amid foreign journalists and observers upon armstice, and end to the Biafra-Nigeria War, January 1970. Image: A Abbas

Biafra: IPOB Reveals Why Nigerian Government Shutdown Port Harcourt, Calabar, Warri Seaports

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BY JOHN OWEN NWACHUKWU

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Monday, said that the Federal Government’s closure of the seaports in the South-South was to strangulate the economy of South-East.

This was part of a statement signed by IPOB’s Media and Publicity Secretary, Emma Powerful on Monday.

In the statement, Powerful quoted IPOB leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, as demanding the reopening of Warri, Calabar and Port Harcourt seaports.

The IPOB described their continued closure as one of the injustices it had been fighting.

The statement added, “IPOB is about the liberation of all Biafra territories. Only mischief makers will imply otherwise.

“Yet, some people from the coastal part of Biafraland will beat their chest to admit to working towards one Nigeria and foolishly channel their grievances against the same IPOB that is trying to save all of us.

“These traitors hiding under the name of one pro-Biafra group or another cleverly forgot that their masters in the Federal Government have reached an …