Simon Ekpa, one of the disciples of the pro-Biafra political activist and leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu has ordered all Igbos, particularly the supporters of Biafra agitation to sit at home, as Kanu is to appear before the Federal High Court, Maitama Abuja on Monday for a trial.
Ekpa declared this in a tweet via his official Twitter handle.
He also enjoined all Biafra supporters to update their social media profile pictures to that of the IPOB leader.
“Everyone in Biafra land must observe sit at home today in solidarity with Mazi Nnamdi Kanu and Biafra. today, Biafra goes to court.
“All Biafrans and lovers of freedom on Social Media are hereby advised to change their profile pictures to that of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu for just this day 26th day of July 2021”.
Meanwhile, the IPOB had disengaged Ekpa from reporting on Radio Biafra a few weeks after he was appointed to announce on the platform pending Kanu’s release.
The IPOB’s spokesman, Emma Powerful said Ekpa was sacked for refusal to obey rules of operation in Radio Biafra.