We are Lobbying To Secure Kanu’s Release – Kalu

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Lobbying Campaign Led by Kalu Aims for Kanu’s Release

Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. , has disclosed that frantic efforts are underway to secure the release of the leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi . He mentioned that alongside the ongoing court processes, political solutions are being pursued.

Speaking at a special edition of “The Ben Kalu’s Mandate,” a radio program of FLO FM, Umuahia, Abia State, virtually on Monday, the Deputy Speaker stated that efforts to achieve this objective were intentionally carried out behind the scenes.

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Kalu clarified this in response to an inquiry by the program anchor, Wisdom Thomas, regarding whether the Peace In South East Project (PISE-P), a recently launched initiative by the Deputy Speaker aimed at resolving security challenges in the South East through non-kinetic measures, had abandoned the IPOB leader.

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Additionally, he called for support for the administration of President Bola Ahmed Tinubu and hinted at a possible visit by Igbo elders to engage President Tinubu on issues affecting the South East.

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He emphasized the reconciliation aspect of the Peace in South East Project, acknowledging the significance of Nnamdi Kanu in their peace efforts. Kalu stressed his commitment to Kanu’s cause, expressing a desire for his release to advance peace initiatives.

He also mentioned discussing with President Tinubu the need for Igbo elders’ involvement and the topics, including Kanu’s case and the South East Development Commission (SEDC), that would be addressed.

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Regarding the South East Development Commission Bill, Kalu indicated that the legislation is currently at the conference committee stage, where issues concerning the confirmation of commissioners are being addressed.

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