The Indigenous People of Biafra popularly known as IPOB, have confirmed Simon Ekpa as the new reporter for Radio Biafra.
The appointment of Simon Ekpa as the new reporter for radio biafra was confirmed by IPOB publicity secretary, Emma Powerful
He disclosed that Ekpa was appointed to report for Radio Biafra like others due to his track record.
Powerful said: “Yes Simon Ekpa is appointed to report on radio Biafra like others, the leadership went to his record before deciding to appoint him a reporter on radio Biafra. We have many reporters on radio Biafra.”
Justhighlife had reported that following the rearrest and detention of IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu by the Nigerian Government, Ekpa was appointed to be in charge of the secession group media platform pending Kanu’s freedom.
Ekpa is a dual citizen of Nigeria and Finland.
During his first broadcast on Radio Biafra, Ekpa said he prayed to God and the spirit of Biafra for “one thousand men’s wisdom” to enable him pilot the affairs of the group.