A leader of the indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Leonard Anemene, has said that Radio Biafra will resume operation in the United States on Sunday.
In a statement, Anemene said that “but for some hitches, radio Biafra would have resumed operation earlier.
Anemene, who did not disclose the exact location where the station will be operation from said,”On the 12th of January 2017, the leadership of IPOB in unison with the leader, deputy leader and the Directorate of State (DOS), decided to expand the Biafran broadcasting service of the broadcasting service of the Biafran struggle through the creation of a new broadcasting service in the Americas.
“So, a live broadcast of Radio Biafra International (RBI) from the Americas has been imminent for very long time now but was delayed due to logistic bottlenecks.
“However, we are proud to announce to you all today, that we are going live on air on Sunday, the 19th of March, 2017 with a maiden broadcast, starting 10:00 AM Biafra time.”
Recall that the National Broadcaist commission, NBC, had in July 2015 jammed Radio Biafra frequency over inciting messages transmitted by the station.
The Director of the station, Nnamdi Kanu is currently standing trial before an Abuja Federal High Court.