I Rejected Biafra With Only 5 Igbo States Because I Want Rivers and Benue. Ukridosblog, gathered that the leader of the indigenous people of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu finally open up regarding the negotiation he had with the government while in prison.
Speaking during a meeting with the leaders of Igbo Civil Society Coalition led by Prof. Obasi Igwe who visited him in Umuahia, Nnamdi Kanu, expressed his disappointment with Igbo elites for their anti-Biafra activities, saying that they have no interest in the Igbo masses.
According to him, he revealed that government gave him an offer while in prison to have only 5 states in South-East to form Biafra but he rejected the offer.
Nnamdi Kanu further revealed that he rejected it because the offer did not did not constitute the complete Biafra, rather the IPOB leader insisted that to have a complete Biafra, Benue and Rivers State must be included.
According to Nnamdi Kanu, offers of a mansion in Dubai and oil block were presented to him so to withdraw from his agitation but the IPOB leader claimed to have turn the government down.
Nnamdi Kanu insisted that he has no price other than to actualize the restoration of Biafra Republic and liberate the Igbos.
“They gave me Biafra in Prison with only the five Igbo states; I said no, I want Benue and Rivers”, Kanu said, pointing out that “Biafra is coming, there is nothing to stop it”.