IPOB disclosed that Ekpa has refused to observe laid down policies of operation in Radio Biafra, for this reason the want to discontinue his services.
Ekpa was once engaged as one of the broadcasters on Radio Biafra, rapidly after the rearrest of Nnamdi Kanu, chief of IPOB.
However, the team stated Ekpa’s offerings may additionally no longer be wished due to the fact he has refused to signal the policies of engagement and code of habits guiding these broadcasting on Radio Biafra.
A declaration through Emma Powerful, reads:-
“The international household of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) ably led by means of our incredible chief Mazi Nnamdi Kanu has found with regrets, that Mazi Simon Ekpa whom our chief Mazi Nnamdi Kanu gave an appointment and responsibility to begin broadcasting on Radio Biafra doesn’t prefer to comply with the laid down regulations of operation in Radio Biafra. Our chief Mazi Nnamdi Kanu gave the directive whilst in detention however Mazi Simon Ekpa has refused to observe the principles.
“Mazi Simon Ekpa has refused to signal the regulations of engagement and code of behavior guiding these broadcasting on Radio Biafra. We don’t apprehend why Mazi Ekpa would no longer like to comply with the steps of different broadcasters on the platform who have given that carried out the needful.
“IPOB is a massive movement, and can’t just trade the regulations due to the fact of one character as this can also set a horrific precedence. Mazi Simon Ekpa is hardworking Biafran whose massive contributions toward the restoration of Biafra are extraordinarily appreciated, however for now not signing the code of habits as a broadcaster on Radio Biafra, he may additionally now not proceed to have the probability of broadcating with the aid of the platform.
“This choice used to be now not meant to ridicule or undermine anybody however to show to all that due system can’t be compromised in IPOB. IPOB is a properly structured motion the place things to do of individuals are regulated with well-thoughtout rules. No one ought to act in a way that suggests that the legal guidelines are supposed for positive crew of people.
“While Mazi Simon Ekpa has the proper to make his publicizes on Facebook and different systems of his choice, he may also no longer broadcast on Radio Biafra as one of the legit broadcasters.”