Radio Biafra has alleged that 15 IPOB members, who were heading to Umuahia country home of their leader, Nnamdi Kanu, have been killed by soldiers of the Nigerian Army in an ambush.
Photos show thousands of IPOB, members in tippers, buses and other cars from different South-East states heading to their leader’s home, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu in Umuhia, the Abia state capital after Nigerian army, again, surrounded Kanu’s home with 10 armoured cars.
According to Radio Biafra on its Faebook Page 15 have been killed.
CHECKPOINTCHARLEY is yet to independently confirm the allegation.
Radio Biafra wrote:
THE WORLD SHOULD KNOW THAT THE NIGERIAN MILITARY HAVE STARTED KILLING INNOCENT BIAFRANS ISIALA NGWA ABIA STATE 15 PEOPLE DEAD NOW.
Meanwhile, following the tension, Abia Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has declared a three-day curfew in Aba in a bid to calm things down.