Who is responsible for the brewing campaign of anarchy in the South East?
If you believe Enyinnaya Abaribe, Senate minority leader, they are conspiratorial Martians from space, who nevertheless know the crevices of Igboland intimately enough to wreak non-stop havoc on the police and allied security agencies, in provocative attacks that are ill winds that bode no good for Igboland.
Counterintuitive and hardly true, isn’t that?
But Abaribe was bold in his assertion to The Nation: “Anybody who is seeing all these problems in the South East as coming from the IPOB, anyone trying to pin the insecurity situation in South East on IPOB or MASSOB is making a mistake.”
Pin it on IPOB! It’s unclear when Abaribe became spokesman-in-chief for IPOB and MASSOB, without prejudice to the innocence or guilt of the two bodies. Still, that was rich coming from somebody who got into trouble after Nnamdi Kanu sprung bail and bolted, leaving in his…