The South East Igbo Youth Stakeholders yesterday, Thursday 13th May, 2021 asked Federal Government to unproscribe the Indeginous People of Biafra as a terrorist organization.
The association is an extended Igbo Youth partners, involving Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth, National Youth Council of Nigeria (South-East), Nigerian Youth Congress (South-East), National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) and other youth heads of South East extraction.
In a dispatch gave and endorsed by the Deputy National President, National Youth Council of Nigeria, Comrade Innocent Nduanya, Comrade Chuks Okafor, NANS Senate President, Maazi Chukwuma Okpalezeukwu, for Ohaneze Ndigbo Youth, Comrade Maxwell Ezelagwu, for Nigeria Youth Congress, Comrade Ilogebe Chidi, quick past NANS president, Comrade Pascal Ugwu, South East, Chairman, among others toward the finish of their gathering in Awka, said that having thought about the condition of the Nation, the expanding condition of uncertainty, the general advancement of the Igbo country, they settled as follows:
As a stage towards authentic harmony and compromise as advocated by Ohaneze Ndigbo, the Federal Government and South-East Governors ought to as an issue of direness, unproscribe the Indigenous People of Biafra, as a fear based oppressor association and required the arrival of all political detainees of Igbo extraction
They lamented the increased uncertainty in the South-East which has brought about the deficiency of lives of their kin, security specialists and properties and they profoundly sympathize with the groups of the dispossessed.
The gathering additionally approached the South-East Governors to synergize and liaise with the important partners particularly the young to capture the current security challenges around there.
They denounced in entirety the wanton obliteration of lives and properties in the South-East and engaged the culprits of the criminal demonstration to halt forthwith and look for a legitimate methods for broadcasting their complaints, and urged South-East Governors to empower Community Policing by reinforcing and digitalizing the nearby vigilantees in the Zone.
They said that they unequivocally line up with the goal of the Southern Governors and call for vital lawful structure for guaranteed execution of the goal and proposed for quarterly interface between the Governors of the South-East and the Youth partners so the issues of the zone will be consistently explored.
The gathering approached the South-East Governors to completely carry out the suggestions of the ENDSARS board report, particularly on Youth Development and furthermore audit the Laws of their different State Security Council Committees to incorporate basic youth partners.
The gathering additionally approached the South-East Governors to embrace business amicable strategies to draw in Ndigbo’s ventures back home.
They noticed that for reasonableness, value and equity, each Political faction should zone their Presidential possibility toward the South-East.
They consistently resolve to assemble an exceedingly significant Youth Security Stakeholders Summit to be held soon and to be a yearly occasion to evaluate security issues.