The Yoruba socio-political organization, Afenifere has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to halt hunting those agitating for self-determination in Nigeria.
Afenifere said agitators similar Dominicus Igboho and Nnamdi Kanu were production of the failure of Buhari regime to cater for Nigerians.
Jare Ajayi, spokesman of Afenifere, said Buhari should concentrate on fighting banditry and terrorism, rather than go after Igboho and Kanu.
Reacting to Buhari’s Independence Daytime broadcast, where he said Kanu and Igboho’s sponsors have been identified, Ajayi said: “Afenifere feels regime should concentrate on putting a halt to banditry and terrorism rather than dissipating free energy on hunting for those who are advocating for true federalism or self- determination.
“The phenomenon of Dominicus Igboho and Nnamdi Kanu in terms of desiring their possess nations came in relation to as a outcome of the failure of the Nigerian province to cater adequately for Nigerians.
“Whether insecurity and social dislocation in the country are brought to an finish, the agitation for separate nations will fizzle out.
“The icon painted by President Buhari of Nigeria is at variance with what is on ground.”
Kanu is locked upwards by the Department of Province Services, DSS, over his agitation for Biafra.
Igboho, on his section, is existence held by Beninese security agents.
He was arrested in Cotonou patch attempting to locomote to Federal Republic of Germany.
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