CONFIRMED: Facebook Bans IPOB’s Nnamdi Kanu Accoun…


Social networking service firm, Facebook have lastly blacklisted the account of Biafra political activist, Nnamdi Kanu.

AllNews can affirm that Kanu’s account has been banned and deleted for alleged dissemination of pretend information, movies and propaganda.

A number of individuals aversed to Kanu’s agenda are believed to have petitioned the social media firm, as Kanu makes use of the platform to make his routine broadcasts.

The diaspora-based chief of the proscribed Indigenous Individuals of Biafra (IPOB) was billed to make his particular broadcast on Tuesday night. However his teeming followers have been unable to take heed to his so-called “lecture” on Facebook following the well-timed embargo.

Carolyn Okorafor, Kanu’s Principal Secretary confirmed the event via her recognized Twitter deal with on Tuesday.

“MNK’s Facebook web page is down! Now you already know we’re doing one thing proper! When the enemy is aware of your working…they may attempt to cease you! However as all the time #WOVE,” Okorafor said.

READ ALSO: Biafra Activist, Nnamdi Kanu Reiterates ESN’s Purpose

Additionally reacting to Kanu’s Facebook web page ban, Amaka Ekwo, Kanu’s former Press Secretary expressed her displeasure.

“@Facebook, inform us why you deleted Mazi Nnamdi Kanu’s Facebook account? It’s of public curiosity. Over 50 million Biafrans throughout the globe go to his web page for info referring to the liberation of our folks. Please respect freedom of speech. Cease oppressing #Biafra,” Ekwo wrote on Wednesday.

For the reason that creation of the IPOB in 2012, separatists have relentlessly engaged in disinformation marketing campaign on social media.

Kanu is seen in some quaters as poisonous.

Movies are most occasions posted on-line by Biafra apologists, with bogus captions.

One in every of such movies was one which began circulating earlier in January, which claimed that an assault on herders in Ebonyi State, South-East Nigeria occured.

On some social media pages, the purported chase was mentioned to have been orchestrated by a vigilante group, Japanese Safety Community (ESN). It raised mud, precipitated panic and stress.

ESN, created by Kanu, mentioned it’s intent on ‘defending the territories of the area from terrorism and extra-judicial killings’.

AllNews did a fact-check on the video that mentioned that Fulani herdsmen have been evicted from their houses in Ebonyi State and price the video’s declare as incorrect.

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