By Ambrose Obioma Okehi
The leader of the Biafran Independence Movement and the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (BIM-MASSOB), Chief Ralph Uwazuruike has been invited by the world body, the United Nations (UN) to address the global regulatory body’s special session and the world at large on the various atrocities, illegalities and criminalities going on in Biafra land and it’s environs, particularly against the youths of Biafra, as well as the journey so far on the struggle for the Actualization of Biafeans as an sorevereign nation and the need for the Biafra get her self – determination.
This was contained in a release made available to newsmen in Owerri yesterday by Uwazuruike’s media assistant, Comrade Chris Mocha.
According to the release, Uwazuruike said that on June 3, 2021 at exactly 1-2 pm (Biafran time), the Unrepresented Nations and People’s Organization (UNPO), shall be holding a special session on Biafra and Oduduwa Nations in preparation for granting Observer Status to Biafra at the United Nations and by 2- 4pm Catalonia will join the discussion.
The statement noted that “Expectedly too ,on June 15 – 16 (Biafra time), the United Nations Special rapporteur on Africa and the Middle East shall, through its Tom Lantos Institute, Budapest , Hungary hold a Special Session on Africa and the middle East as it relates to minority issues and Nations in search of their Independence”.
Uwazurike said ,”Biafra’s United Nations Observer -Status standpoint will be presented .
The two events should have been held at the Hague, Netherlands and Budapest, respectively, but for international flight restrictions which arose from the second wave of COVID-19 variant,
preventively, the Unrepresented Nations and People’s Organization and United Nations opted for zoom cloud presentation ”
Uwazuruike however, urged all Biafran supporters and the pro- Biafra groups, institutions and establishments to be part of these great events as ‘our burgeoning history shall be beamed live on social media and foreign media organizations.