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'Your agitations are short on logic', ACF tells MASSOB

21 February 2016, 11:00

Abuja - The Chairman of the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) and a former Inspector General of Police have lambasted Biafran agigators, saying that their movement is based on "long emotions" which are "short on logic", Vanguard reports.

Ibrahim Coomassie, the former I-G, shared these sentiments during a conferment ceremony where he was presented with an honorary Doctorate in Public Administration in Nsukka.

Also read: MASSOB urges people of south south to embrace Biafra

"While I am not trying to put anyone on the spot, you will agree with me that these allegations (of marginalisation against the north) have been around for amny years. Yet, like all allegations by angry people, they are long on emotions and short on logic," Coomassie stated.

He has since called on the Nigerian public to support President Muhammadu Buhari and cooperate with the Government in order to bring about positive change.

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