Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB has cancelled the one week sit home order issued earlier and slated to commence today.
A statement released by Secretary, Media and Publicity of the organization Comrade Emma Powerful said their decision followed the genuine intervention of elders, traditional Institutions and Rulers as well asReligious Leaders, and after a due conearlier declared to commence today, November 5 to November 10, 2021.
The statement said they have equally considered several appeals by mothers who earn their living based on their daily economic activities which will obviously be affected if the southeast is locked down for one whole week.
It urged the people of Anambra State to go out enmasse and peacefully exercise their franchise tomorrow in the Governorship election and chose a leader of their Choice without being intimidated by anybody, group of persons or security agents.
The statement also enjoined Ndi Anambra to vote and standby to protect their votes as no rigging of any kind would be tolerated in the Anambra State governorship election, stressing that It must be transparent, free and fair to all.
It urged people and residents of southeast to go about their lawful businesses without fear of any molestations warning anybody who tries to inflict pains on the people under the guise of enforcing the sit-at-home would face serious consequences of their evil actions.