Chairman of the South East Governors’ Forum , Gov. Dave Umahi has revealed what he alongside other Igbo leaders discussed with Nnamdi Kanu.
IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu with South East Governors and other Igbo leaders in Enugu yesterday
The South East Governors’ Forum yesterday met the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu in Enugu to find solutions to its agitations. Others at the meeting include: Eze Israel Kanu, Prof. Ben Nwabueze (SAN) and Mr Elliot Uko, leader of Igbo Youth Movement.
The Chairman of the forum, Gov. Dave Umahi in a communiqué issued at the end of a meeting between members of the forum and iPOB leader, Mr Nnamdi Kanu said that the meeting deliberated on the demands of the group and had noted their concerns.
“However, the meeting agreed that the demands by IPOB should not be absolute, rather, the governors shall immediately engage the IPOB to further meetings,” he said.
The governor said that the meeting, which would also have in attendance other notable leaders of the group, would be aimed at quickening the resolution of all issues amicably.
“We, therefore, request from all concerned to give the governors opportunity to amicably sort out the problems,”Umahi said.
Governors in attendance during the meeting were Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State and Anambra Deputy Governor, Chief Nkem Okeke.