The Arewa Consultative Discussion board has distanced itself from the current calls made by former Niger Delta Militant, Asari Dokubo, calling for the mixing of Nigeria.
Asari over the weekend declared himself the chief of the brand new Biafra defacto Customary Authorities (BCG) and referred to as on some individuals to serve below his management as he fights for the actualization of Biafra. Learn right here.
Reacting to the event, the Nationwide Publicity Secretary of the Arewa Consultative Discussion board, Emmanuel Yawe, mentioned the North is simply after the unity of Nigeria and never desirous about pushing for Arewa Republic.
He mentioned the nation had fought a civil conflict to maintain Nigeria as one and that the teachings learnt from the conflict shouldn’t be forgotten in a rush.
“We aren’t within the Arewa Republic. We imagine in a single Nigeria, we fought a civil conflict to maintain Nigeria one and we can not combat a civil conflict solely to come back and declare an unbiased nation once more.”he mentioned