The National Chairman of the Independent Democrats (ID), Chief Edozie Madu, has made it known that the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) does not have the capacity to stop any election in Nigeria.
According to Punch, Chief Madu Nnamdi Kanu’s threat to disrupt the November 18 poll in Anambra State as a featherwight.
The National Chairma of ID said this at Awka, the Anambra State capital, on Tuesday, August 8, 2017, while launching the party’s women league and a 10-man committee of the party in Anambra towards of the governorship poll in the state.
Chief Madu stated: “If Nnamdi Kanu of IPOB thinks his movement is popular he should form a political party where he will have all the powers and legitimacy to participate in elections the way he thinks.
“We are fully prepared and ready for the Anambra governorship election. We don’t listen to such talks. We don’t want to be distracted because we are out to win. No party has presence in the 21 local government areas and 326 wards in the state as ID.
He condemned the Sunday killings by unknown gunmen at Ozubulu, describing them as barbaric and satanic.
He expressed optimism that the President Muhammadu Buhari administration would not allow the perpetrators of such dastardly act to go unpunished, adding that the Anambra massacre was a wake-up call to security agencies to work harder at creating a crime-free society.