Again armed men suspected to be members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, popularly called members of IPOB, today Sunday 9th of May, 2021, razed Mkpatak police station in Essien Udim Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State, and killed two police officers and twelve cows.
Attempted attack by hoodlums to attack Orlu police station in Imo state on 6th May, at about 2:30hrs were reportedly neutralized by men of the Nigerian army and Police.The group of terrorist suspected to be members of The Eastern Security Network (ESN), a paramilitary organization in eastern Nigeria that has carried out several attacks on Nigeria's security forces in recent years were repelled while some of the vehicles they use in operations were recovered.
Ikonso Was Betrayed By Friends, His Photos Shared On Facebook Helped Army Track Him - Sources Reveal
Some sources have now revealed intricate details surrounding the murder of Don Ikonso, a widely acclaimed commander of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) who was murdered by a combined group of security operatives on Saturday, in Imo State.The sources who spoke on condition of being anonymous to Sahara Reporters revealed that Ikonso was betrayed by his friends and some Igbo spies and informants, who joined hands with the security agencies in fishing him out, before he was killed together with about six other top ranking commanders of the outlawed secessionist group a few days ago.
According to reports, gunmen who were suspected to be members of the Indigenous People of Biafra has launched another attack in Akwa Ibom State.The attack took place in the early hours of Saturday 8th of May at Odoro Ikpe Police Station in Ini Local Government Area, which led to the killing of six officers who were on duty.
Nnamdi Kanu the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra has aired his sympathy to the Governors of Niger State, Benue State and the people of Southern Kaduna, etc over the incessant killing and destruction of properties in their states by Armed bandits.It could be recalled that few days ago the Governor of Niger State Governor Sani Bello stated in a live video that Boko Haram has taken over his state, while Benue State also has witness a lot of killing of innocent people including the recent killing of Officers of the Nigeria Army.
Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Idris Wase, said Senate Minority Leader, Senator Abaribe, should be in prison for failing to produce leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu.Honourable Wase said this during the plenary session on Thursday, he accused Senator Abaribe of betraying the National Assembly by revealing some confidential information to the public.
The Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Idris Wase has again decided to speak.This time around, he decided to attack the Senate Minority Leader, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe for not being able to produce the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu.
Amid the diverse insecurity and agitation for independence by some groups in the country, a president Buhari's minister has revealed the feelings of most Nigerians regarding the secesion plan.Recall that over the years, the Indigenous People Of Biafra, IPOB, led by their leader, Nnamdi Kanu, have consistently asked the Nigerian government to allow it to break away from the country.
1) Troops Eliminate IPOB Members In Imo According to reports reaching us, it is said that the Nigerian military and the Police, on Thursday night, eliminated a number of the ESN (Eastern Security Network) fighters, which is a militia formed by the Indigenous People of Biafra known as IPOB and headed by Nnamdi Kanu.
Today's Headlines: IPOB moving bombs, explosives from Lagos to Imo – DSS claims; Fr. Mbaka Praises Nnamdi Kanu For Standing Up For His People
ReFr.Mbaka Praises Nnamdi Kanu For Standing Up For His People The Spiritual Director of Adoration Ministry, Rev.Fr.Ejike Mbaka, has been spotted in a video praising the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, for speaking against the marginalisation of the Igbo people in Nigeria.
The Senate Minority Leader and the Senator representing Abia South Senatorial Zone, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe has once again spoken.While speaking, Senator Abaribe made it clear that the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB and other groups agitating for Biafra, are not responsible for all the attacks in the south east region.
The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB has slammed the south east Governors for the continues attacks on communities in the region, and the inability of the military and other security agencies to arrest the herdsmen who allegedly attacked policemen and government officials in Enugu on Thursday.The IPOB went on and made it known that Thursdays' attack by suspected herdsmen in Enugu was a confirmation of the warning they gave earlier that the Fulani herdsmen had taken over the south east region.
Recall that Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force, in the early hours of Yesterday 24th April 2021 raved the operational headquarters of Insurgents (IPOB Militias) in Awomama Village Oru East LGA of Imo State.As the security forces moved toward the base of the insurgents, they came under immediate fire from the group.
Nigerians woke up to the news of the death of Ikonso on Saturday, April 24th, 2021.He was allegedly said to be a prominent commander of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), before he was gunned down by the Nigerian security forces in Imo State.
By the killing of commander Ikonso, the Nigerian state has succeeded in removing one of IPOB's Eastern Security Network public face and figure, rather than dealing with the fundamentals ideologies of the movement that attracted numerous supporters and sympathy even from the international community who opposed to the violent but clamoring for objective analysis of IPOB claims.
The Governor of Ebonyi state, Engr Dr. Dave Umahi, has given all medical doctors and traditional medicine rulers operating in the state seven days ultimatum to register with the police and government.Speaking on Wednesday, 28 April 2021, after the weekly state security council meeting in the state capital, Umahi gave the executive order, stating that anyone who fails the directives will be arrested and prosecuted.
According to recent report, Ikonso the commander of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) was shot to death during a gun battle with the police in Oru, Imo state.After the death of Ikonso was made public, a lot of people especially the IPOB have refused to believe that Ikonso death was natural, they strongly believe that he was betrayed by his own people.
Some hours ago, a popular facebook user identified as 'Chigozirim' revealed that on 2017/2018, Femi Fani Kayode have supported the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).According to the man, Femi Fani Kayode supported IPOB with his full chest some years ago, but now that the elections are over, he is back as a Nigerian to build bridges.
The death of the ESN commander should serve as a lesson to the eastern security network's members.Ikonso was portrayed by the media as a courageous man who firmly believed in the traditional religion of herbalists.Many people are surprised by Ikonso's death because no one believes a man with so many charms could be killed by a gun.
The Executive Governor of Ebonyi State and Chairman of the Southeast Governor's Forum, David Umahi, has addressed the killings and attacks of civilians in his State.Speaking with Journalists during the State's security council meeting held at the capital, Abakaliki.Umahi said that the Eastern Security Network and the Indigenous People of Biafra are not responsible for most of the attacks in his State.