In News by Oluwaseun Samuel on the 08th, June, 2020

IPOB Hiding Beneath Christianity To Wage Struggle Towards Nigeria

IPOB Hiding Under Christianity To Wage War Against Nigeria


IPOB Hiding Beneath Christianity To Wage Struggle Towards Nigeria – Presidency

The Presidency has accused the Indigenous Individuals of Biafra (IPOB) which was described as “self-proclaimed Jews”, of utilizing Christianity to wage conflict in opposition to the Nigerian state.

Within the assertion launched by Senior Particular Assistant to the President on Media and publicity Garba Shehu, IPOB was accused of making an attempt to drive a wedge between the Nigerian authorities and its US and UK/European allies.

The Presidency additionally alleged that there’s accessible proof to indicate that the proscribed group is being funded with a month-to-month spending of $85,000 USD since October 2019, with no data of the supply of the largesse.


The Presidency needs to attract the eye of all residents and the worldwide group to a most deceptive marketing campaign spearheaded by the so-called Indigenous Individuals of Biafra (IPOB) utilizing false allegations of persecution of Christians in opposition to the Nigerian State.

A really deep and extensive investigation by an company of the Nigerian authorities, working with worldwide companions have made us turn into conscious that there are two, interconnected campaigns being run concurrently by the IPOB on this regard.

Each are utilizing the duvet of Christianity and calling for a US Particular Envoy to be appointed to cease the “genocide” of Christians in Nigeria. However the actual goal is to drive a wedge between the Nigeria authorities and its US and UK/European allies.

IPOB management in fact self-proclaims as “Jewish,” a place not shared by the generality of the members.

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For causes of comfort, he claims to have an curiosity within the welfare of Christians however it is a ruse: the case for independence, the chief believes, is strengthened by “proving” the federal government of Nigeria is “autocratic”, engaged in a “silent slaughter” of their very own residents alongside faith and ethnic strains and that subsequently the one viable possibility for the distinctive spiritual and ethnic minority is a sovereign Biafra separate from Nigeria.

Nigerians and the worldwide group are suggested to be cautious of this divisive marketing campaign, which accessible proof exhibits is being funded with a month-to-month spending of $85,000 USD since October 2019, with no data of the supply of this largesse.

The marketing campaign consists of manufacturing articles within the names of the alleged Christian NGOs’ leaders (of marketing campaign teams created on the time this PR contract with a US lobbying agency was signed) and letters to and from members of Congress to the White Home.

Sadly, some Members of Congress have clearly been persuaded there’s certainly a “Christian persecution” underway in Nigeria  and achieve this quoting the marketing campaign  and they’re identified to be taking on the case instantly with the White Home to nominate the particular envoy.

The American charity secured a gathering with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and has made displays to the US Fee on Worldwide Spiritual Freedom.

There’s additionally a UK and European angle of the Marketing campaign, which is extra opaque than its US sister marketing campaign  given there’s much less authorized requirement for public filings  however what is thought of this in the intervening time is that their Price range is enough to rent 4 PR companies within the UK, Belgium, France and the US (the latter further to the above).

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They’ve based an “NGO/Charity” and a linked web-based marketing campaign named “Cease the Silent Slaughter” which is effectively designed and full with video “proof”fully concocted.

Members of the alleged Christian NGO have had a number of Op-Ed articles in conservative information web sites promulgating their message of a “Christian Genocide”. A few of these articles have additionally been used as “proof” within the sister US marketing campaign.

Two of these conservative information web sites have been co-founded by the proprietor of the UK PR agency they’ve employed to generate their publicity in addition to an OP-Ed article within the identify of a British MP who could have been satisfied by their marketing campaign beneath false pretences.

They’ve secured further protection in France, EU and Germany.

They secured a MPs debate on the “Christian Genocide” within the Home of Commons through which employees member of the UK PR was referenced because the “personal secretary” to the chief of the UK-based Charity.

It’s clear from the entire above that the IPOB’s terribly and dubiously well-funded marketing campaign within the US and UK/Europe is misusing the problem of the welfare of Christians purely to additional their very own political ends, and it seeks to break inter-religious dialogue in Nigeria in addition to to break the worldwide popularity of Nigeria.

Nigerians and the worldwide group are hereby suggested to disregard this marketing campaign as they’ve disregarded related previous campaigns originated by this group which has been designated as a terrorist organisation by the Nigerian State.

Worldwide teams and societies are welcome to ship representatives to Nigeria and provides a misinform the false claims made by these terrorist teams who’re duping them of their cash and involving them in conduct and actions disguised to destroy the harmonious relationships present between their residence nations and Nigeria.

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