As you read, the Igbo people of Nigeria are in jubilant mood as Biafra has been admitted as 46th member of the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organisation, UNPO.
This news was received by the Ralph Uwazurike led Biafra Independence Movement, BIM.
Chief Ralph Uwazurike broke the news to pressmen in Owerri, Imo State yesterday.
“The people of Biafra have been admitted as the 46th member of the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organisation, UNPO, an international body attached to the United Nations, the European Union and the United States of America,” Uwazuruike said.
Chief Uwazurike confirmed that UNPO wrote a letter addressed to him to this effect, the letter was date April 22,2020 and signed by the UNPO General Secretary, Mr. Ralph Bunche. It was received through his Foreign Representative, Ikenna Obibi Egeonu.
Uwazurike said the organisation expressed gladness in welcoming the people of Biafra as a new member of UNPO.
“By this development, the nation of Biafra joins Catalonia, Scotland and other nations, who are members of UNPO and who are on the verge of getting their independence,” Uwazuruike said.