The rate of planned attack by unknown gunmen in the country is becoming so alarming.In as much as the security forces are on the toes to make sure this attacks are avoided but the still find a way to occur.In the last two weeks Akwa Ibom states have been experiencing serious attacks aiming at police stations and government properties so far.
The Nigerian civil war left an indelible mark on the Igbo identity and has contributed to the current fractured state of the Igbo ethnic nationality. Prior to the civil war, the people in what are now Abia, Ebonyi, Anambra, Delta (Aniocha, Oshimili, Ika and Ndokwa areas), Imo, Enugu, and Rivers (Egbema, Ikwere, Ahoada, Obio-Akpo, Emuoha, Oyigbo, and Etche areas) states were all considered ethnically Igbo.
Another brutal attack by unknown gunmen hits two police stations in Akwa Ibom State.According to reports, two people have been feared dead after the unknown gunmen razed a police station in Iwukem, Etim Ekpo Local Government Area of the state.It was gathered that, the gunmen also razed Ika police station.
Some Nigerians have been reacting to the statement of the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele as it concerns the ban of Cryptocurrency in Nigeria.But this reaction has assumed a different dimension as some Nigerians are discussing his tribe.
Today's Headlines: Gunmen Raze Another Police Station, Buhari Sends Eid-el-Fitr Message To Nigerians
1.Gunmen kill Policeman, raze two police stations in Akwaibom: Gunmen defied the early morning rain as they launched attacks on two police stations in Ika and Etim Ekpo LGAs of Akwa Ibom state.A police officer, PC Edogi Bassey was killed by the armed hoodlums in the attack that took place at about 6.30am on Wednesday.
The president of Living Faith Church, Bishop David Oyedepo shared a video on his Facebook Page about how a chief priest and over 100 worshippers in Ikot Otuko, in Ika Local Government Area of Akwa-Ibom State dumped the worship of Stone and other idols to serve Jesus. According to the testimony of the resident Pastor of the Living Faith Church of Ikot Otuko, Pastor Jimmy Lawrence Bassey who has spent 8 months in the area, he narrated how he met every soul living in the land, preaching to them about Jesus.
In 1870, the British invaded Ndoni in modern day Delta and Edo states by first bombarding it using surface to air miles.These were an Igbo-speaking tribe that had migrated from Ika.It was easy, just like they did in Illorin, they easily overran it.
Nollywood actress and award-winning producer, Ewatomilola Asake has shared a video of herself shedding tears as robbers broke into her shop. She shared the video on her Instagram page today and the video has generated a lot of reactions from her fans and numerous followers. The widow who could not hide her pains stated that this is the second time robbers will cart away goods worth millions of naira from her shop.
The Ika people, are indigenous to the states of Delta and Edo in southern Nigeria. While the Ika tribe is not Igbo or Benin, it shares many of their characteristics. The Ika language, for example, is very similar to Igbo, and even their names are similar.
1 . Senator Ifeanyi Okowa ( Delta state ) He was a former chairman of Ika local government area . He was also former commissioner and a former secretary to the Delta state government . He is a very notable politician in the state 2 . Dr Okezie Ikpeazu ( Abia State )
#CompletionAgenda There's no Local Government Area which has not felt the infrastructural touch of government's presence.
The division of the Igbo nation has been so clear and devastating since after the civil war.The division of the Igbos into states that are mixed with different tribes has been a big cause for the rejection of their identity.
As an organization, we’ strongly condemn on all sides the teeming security crises and security threats unfolding gradually in the state right under the silent and unresponsive watch of the government under Governor Udom Emmanuel.For over a month now, Akwa Ibom people have had reasons to live life in fear and endless grieve rising from the unanticipated terror that has befallen them.
According to the latest report online, it was disclosed that unknown gunmen attacked two separate police stations in Akwa Ibom state.It was gathered that the unknown gunmen attacked a police station in Iwukem, Etim Ekpo LGA in the state , and also Ika police station.During the attack, government facilities, vehicles and others were set on fire.
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The early morning rain in Akwa Ibom state today could not stop some outlaws identified as unknown gunmen as they attacked two police stations in the state.The affected police stations are in Ika and Etim Ekpo local government area.This incident happened on Wednesday morning.According to a newspaper outlet, 'The Nation Nigeria', a police officer identified as PC Edogi Bassey was killed during the attack.
Sounds of gunshots were heard in Iwukem and Ika villages of Akwa Ibom state.It was later revealed that gunmen attacked two divisional police stations in the state.One of the stations attacked is Iwukem police station at Etim Ekpo Local government area while the second one is Ika police station, all in Akwa Ibom state.
Photo Credit: The Nation According to a press release on Wednesday morning by Police Public Relations Officer, SP Odiko MacDon, he informed the public about this incident that took place on Wednesday morning about 6:30 am.He said that the Gunmen came out in their numbers and with Ak-47 riffles and other arms to attack two Police Stations, one in Ika and another in Etim Ekpo Local government area of Akwa Ibom.
Popular Nigerian Feminist Nkechi Bianze has gotten married to her heartthrob in a lavish traditional wedding ceremony. The news of her marriage came as a shock to a lot of people on social media. To most people, Nobody will be interested in marrying Nkechi, she's a hardcore feminist who despises patriarchy.
A legacy of faith, character and selfless service to God and man is the ultimate inheritance that can influence communities and the nation for good, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. The Vice President stated this today during the thanksgiving and celebration of life service for late Chief (Sir) Arthur Uzoma Okorie Okowa (JP), 88, the father of the Delta State Governor, at St. Michael’s Anglican Church, Owa-Alero, in Ika North-East Local Government Area of the State.