- IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu, alleges that a Sudanese man named Jubril is currently parading himself as President Buhari
- The IPOB leader accuses the government of sponsoring lies against him
- Kanu says the worst mistake President Buhari ever made was to arrest him
The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has alleged that a Muhammadu Buhari look alike is the one currently parading himself as the president.
Kanu also ordered IPOB members to burn Nigeria to the ground if he is ever arrested by the Nigerian government.
He claimed that the government hired a look-alike Sudanese man named Jubril to come and stand in for Buhari.
The IPOB leader made the allegation in a video footage which surfaced online on Sunday, September 03, 2017.
In the footage, Kanu when addressing some IPOB supporters alleged that the man posing to be President Buhari was brought to the country after extensive surgery.
He said: “The man you are looking at on the television is not Buhari, he is from Sudan. After extensive plastic surgery they brought him back. The person was taught Buhari’s mannerisms and he came back deceiving all of you. I can stand and prove who I am but Buhari cannot do the same thing. He cannot deceive Nnamdi Kanu and IPOB.”
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Kanu accused the government of sponsoring what he called bunch of lies against him, adding that he had been provoked to speak.
He faulted the Sun newspaper for publishing a report which claimed he was on the run.
The IPOB leader said the worst mistake Buhari ever made was to arrest him.
“The worst mistake Buhari ever made was to arrest me. I will break the zoo into pieces. I am taking IPOB to Abuja on the 17th of next month for my court case. There will be 2 million people in Abuja. We take the battle to our enemies. You are under oath and by virtue of that oath you are under direct order from me, any day you hear I have been arrested, to burn down Nigeria to the ground," he said.
Watch the footage below:
Meanwhile, the former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has called on the federal government led by President Muhammadu Buhari to exercise restraints in the issue of leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu.
Fani Kayode made this known in his twitter handle on Saturday, September 2.
The former minister said any plan to arrest Nnamdi Kanu will be like fighting two wars.
In the video below; NAIJ.com TV takes a critical look at Nnamdi Kanu and the struggle for the actualisation of the Republic of Biafra.