The Indigenous People of Biafra has promised to cope with some miscreants within the South-East area, who’re implementing the already cancelled Monday sit-at-home order.
The secessionist group had on July 30 ordered a sit-at-home within the area.
It threatened to close down financial actions within the area, including that violators of the order can be visited with violence.
On August 9, IPOB began the enforcement of the lockdown.
The sit-at-home order is to protest towards the arrest and detention of IPOB chief, Nnamdi Kanu.
However, on August 13, IPOB acknowledged that the Ghost Monday would now not maintain each Monday primarily based on the directive from its chief, Kanu who stated it ought to be noticed solely on the day he seems in court docket.
Despite the suspension, the vast majority of South-East residents nonetheless observe the order, shunning enterprise and industrial actions.
The improvement had since crippled the financial system within the area as banks, retailers and different organisations remained shut on Mondays over worry of assault.
The Chairman of South-East Governors Forum and Governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi not too long ago claimed that the South-East geopolitical zone of the nation loses over N10billion every time it noticed the sit-at-home order directed by IPOB.
Also, regardless of the suspension, some prison components within the South-East wreaked havoc on harmless residents by forcefully implementing the sit-at-home order.
On Monday, some college students taking part within the ongoing 2021 West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination, WASSCE, had been attacked in Imo State on Monday for violating the sit-at-home order to take a seat for his or her English Language examination.
But in response, IPOB’s spokesman, Emma Powerful on Tuesday, stated anybody caught implementing the order henceforth, can be handled.
According to him, anybody shifting opposite to the cancellation of the sit-at-home would face their wrath, saying that IPOB isn’t a clan assembly however a revolutionary motion.
He stated, “I am happy you said it yourself that we cancelled the Monday sit-at-home.
“We said it in the beginning, but we stopped it, we have told people to stop sitting at home on Mondays.
“Anyone doing anything to the contrary, forcing people to sit-at-home on Mondays, or doing anything to them because they are not sitting at home on Mondays, if IPOB gets such people, no matter who the person is, we will cut off his ears, IPOB is not clan meeting, it is a revolutionary movement fighting for the Republic of Biafra.”