Leaders of the southeast have disowned secessionist groups in the region like the Indigenous People of Biafra, stating that they don't speak for the Igbo people
A clergyman in the southeast has urged the people of the region to forgive and forget the controversial comment of President Muhammadu Buhari concerning them.
Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu has declared that the Igbo people won't leave Nigeria despite the secessionist agenda of some southeast based groups in recent times.
The Igbos in Nigeria Movement (INM) said it appreciates the leadership of the Nigerian army for its various interventions in the southeast region of Nigeria.
Cif Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu, dan siyasa daga yankin kudu maso gabas ya jadadda cewa babu inda kabilar Ibo za ta fice ta je domin sune ke da manyan jari a kasar.
Proscribed secessionist group, IPOB has been disowned by Igbos living in the nineteen northern states of the country and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.