A Coalition of Igbo groups have declared support for the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu.
Kanu, on Sunday finally opened up, since he resurfaced in Jerusalem, Israel, last week.
The groups, in a communique after their meeting in Abakiliki, the Ebonyi State capital, said they would mobilize one million Igbos to receive the IPOB leader upon his return to Nigeria.
The communique was signed by Mazi Alex Okemiri, National President, World Igbo Youth Congress, Dr Helen ogbonnaya, National leader, South East Women Professionals and Mr Chidera Utucha, President Igbo Students Forum.
“We applaud Nnamdi Kanu for being fearless and we are ready to roll out our drums to receive him as returns.”
“We will mobilize 1 million youths and women to receive him.”
They also passed a vote of confidence on the Mazi Okechukwu Isiguzoro-led Ohanaeze Youth Council.