The South-East Governors Forum on Friday proscribed the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in all the states in the geopolitical zone.
The decision, contained in a communique, was made at the end of a meeting of the governors of the five state of the region.
According to the communique, the decision must be enforced by the governors in their respective states.
Reading the communique, the governor of Ebonyi state and chairman of the forum, David Unahi said: “All activities of IPOB are hereby proscribed. IPOB and all other aggrieved groups are advised to articulate their position on all national issues and submit to the Committee of Governors, Ohanaeze Ndigbo and National Assembly members from South-East Zone, through the Chairman, South-East Governors Forum.
All governors of South-east Zone are to ensure compliance in their respective states.
South-East Governors Forum and Ohanaeze Ndigbo do hereby reinforce their commitment to a united and indivisible Nigeria.
We also reinforce our desire for the restructuring of Nigeria where all national issues will be discussed and amicably settled to achieve justice and fairness to every Nigerian.