MASSOB Blames Military For Nnamdi Kanu Parents’ Death
The Movement for Actualisation of a Sovereign State of Biafra has accused the Nigerian military of fast -tracking the death of the parents of the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra , Nnamdi Kanu .
MASSOB leader, Uche Madu , in a statement on Wednesday , said the invasion of Kanu ’ s home in Umuahia , Abia State in 2017 by the Nigerian military foisted trauma and psychological challenge on Kanu ’s parents.
The Madu described the death of the traditional ruler and his wife “ as greater shock to the MASSOB and the entire people of Biafra . ”
The statement added, “ The leader of MASSOB described the factors that led to their deaths as the traumatic and psychological experience associated with the military invasion of the royal palace on September 2017 .
The late traditional ruler and his wife saw the Nigerian military ravaged the Afaraukwu community , they saw blood of unarmed young men and women flowed on the ground , they felt the vibration of Nigeria military weapons of warfare devastating their community .
They were subjected to psychological trauma which later deteriorated their health even unto death . ”
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