The recently pardoned Biafra soldiers have important roles to play in restoring peace, stability and unity in the southeastern region of the country. They know and have experienced the consequences, effects and dangers of civil unrest much more than the younger generation. Not every soldier who fought against the interest of the country is rewarded with presidential pardon and gratuities.
Governor of Ebonyi and Enugu State were present as Adoration Ministry, Enugu Nigeria(AMEN) held her annual Mega Health and Mega prosperity Thanksgiving and bazaar today. The spiritual Director of the worldwide catholic Ministry, Very Reverend Father Camellus Anthony Ejike Mbaka had last week announced kick off of the great event.
Reasons Why It'll Be Difficult For Federal Govt. To Proscribe Unknown Gunmen Operating In South East
The activities of unknown gunmen in the South-Eastern part of Nigeria has caused the death of so many people, including policemen. Recently, they launched an attack on a police station in Ebonyi State, destroying some patrol vans and releasing suspects. (Photo of the cars burnt by Unknown Gunmen in Ebonyi)
With evidence that the 2023 presidential election is fast approaching, The available indication has shown that the South East leaders are already clamouring that the APC should zone it's 2023 presidency to the south-East Based on the fact that the outgoing president Buhari is from the North. Recall that the governors of the South East zone had earlier asked all the political parties in the country to pick their 2023 presidential candidates from the south-East.
Security of lives and properties of people ensure stability and peace which are the core factors that attract investors to a particular given area. Recently, there have been multiple attacks on security formations and outposts in the southeastern region of the country which has affected the economic balance and stability in the region.
Recall: Some hours ago, it was reported that about 4 youths were killed by the South Eastern Security Outfit, Ebube-agu, in the Amasiri community in the Afikpo North Local Government Area of Ebonyi State. According to the report by the Punch Newspaper, the Ebube-agu security outfit stormed the community in 5 vehicles and killed 4 youths of the community after alleging that the youths sealed off a Lebanese quarry company.
Yesterday being the 18th of October, saw more killings by unknown gunmen in the southeast. Reports named Ebonyi state as the location for the senseless acts of murder. This highlights the worsening state of security in the southeast region, and might even support the opinion of those calling for a state of emergency in the region.
The APC would participate in the Anambra State election, which comes up next month. But the political party may not be really worried about what happens in the southeast state next month. The political party has two other polls that are more important than the forthcoming Anambra State governorship election.
Attacks and killings in the South-East region, by some unknown gunmen, have recently become a source of concern to many Nigerians, particularly those in the South-East region of the country. From Imo State, to Abia, Anambra, down to Enugu, and Ebonyi, there is no state in the South-East region, where a group of unidentified gunmen, have not attacked and killed security agents.
The recent shootings of civilians in Ebonyi state has attracted mixed feelings from the public. Some influential personalities have taken to their social media platforms to ask questions regarding the conduct, experience and professionalism of the regional security unit called Ebubeagu. It is important to note that the people in the southeast demanded that such a regional security unit be established and have the capability to call on the government to disband it.
The people of South East were very much in support of the launching of the Ebubeagu Security outfit by the Governors in that region. The move to launch Ebubeagu Security outfit by the South East Governors came after the establishment of Amotekun Security outfit in the South West by the Governors in the zone.
The Governor of Ebonyi state, David Umahi, on his visit to Adoration Ministry, Enugu, gave the Spiritual Director, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, the sum of N30 million. He also donated 200 tubers of yam and 100 bags of rice, to the Adoration Ministry.
Unknown gunmen attack Police Station, free detainees in Ebonyi Unknown gunmen have attacked the popular 135 police station in Ohaukwu Local Government Area of Ebonyi State. (Photos Credit: Vanguard Newspaper) The suspects were said to have freed all the detainees within the custody of the Police.
According to reports, some Gunmen has succeeded in killing about 3 police officers in Ebonyi State. These officers were killed after the Gunmen attacked a police station in Afikpo North Local Government Area of Ebonyi state. Daily trust revealed that one of the attackers lost his life to the cold hands of death.
Unknown gunmen attacked the Divisional Police Headquarters in the Ohaukwu Local Government Area of Ebonyi State on Monday, continuing attacks on police stations in Nigeria's South-East region. The South East region has been battling with the menace of these gunmen for some time now and this has made some residents sleepless.
(Photo Credit: Social Media) The insecurity challenges in the Southeast region have continued to increase by the day. Despite, the efforts of joint security agencies to tackle the insecurity challenges, acts of violence have continued to strive in the region. In many ways, these criminals have continued to cause setbacks for the Southeast region, especially the group identified as the Unknown Gunmen.
Like the northern part of Nigeria which has been affected by a series of attacks mainly perpetrated by bandits and other terrorist groups, the South-East has also seen a huge number of attacks, but mainly from unknown gunmen. Photo Credit: Independent Newspaper Nigeria These attacks in the south-eastern part of Nigeria have seen the deaths of many innocent people, including those in political positions.
Southeast Nigeria is fast becoming a dangerous zone and something urgent has to be done. Not only the government but all lovers peace must come together to think the way forward. Report has emerged of unknown gunmen at about 12am on Monday 18th October, 2021 attacked Ohaukwu Police headquarters at 135, Ezzamgbo, Ohaukwu local government area, Ebonyi state killing a police sergeant
It was reported that hoodlums suspected to be members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) attacked a police state at Unwana, in Afikpo North Local Government area of Ebonyi state in the early hours on Sunday October 24, 2021. The reports had it that the attack took place around 2.00am, however, the gallant police officers on duty at the station were able to repel the attack and kill one of the attackers.
Four persons have been reportedly killed after operatives of the South-Eastern security outfit, Ebubeagu invaded a community in Ebonyi State. The incident was said to have occurred in the Amasiri community of Afikpo North Local Government Area of the state over the weekend. It was gathered that members of the outfit, who stormed the community in five vehicles, shot at some youths on the allegation that they sealed off a Lebanese quarry company (Conrock) which was located in Amasiri.