Nigerians React To Nnamdi Kanu’s Comment On Atiku, Election Boycott Order

A storm of reactions by Nigerians has greeted the comment made by leader of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, about Atiku Abubakar, the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Nigeria’s main opposition party as well as the election boycott order he gave to “Igbos”.

Naija News had reported earlier that Kanu said Abubakar is from Cameroon and also blamed the PDP Presidential candidate for the failure of Alex Ekwueme during PDP convention in 1999.

Some of you do not understand that the person behind the failure of Ekwueme in 1999 during PDP convention was Atiku

“Do you know that Atiku Abubakar is from Cameroon? His area of Adamawa was in Cameroon,” the IPOB leader had said in a live broadcast via Radio Biafra on Saturday.

Kanu also urged “Biafrans” not to participate in the forthcoming election in Nigeria, noting that by voting “Biafrans” will be “perpetuating the misery of our people”.

“By voting, all you are doing is perpetuating the misery of our people.

“To vote in the zoo means to endorse 1999 fraudulent constitution. By voting, all you are doing is perpetuating the misery of our people,” he added.

Moments after the news went viral, Nigerians took to the micro-blogging site, Twitter to air their opinions on the claims by the IPOB leader about Abubakar as well as his election boycott order.

Naija News captured some of the comments below…

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