Residents of Oyigbo Native authorities areas of Rivers State have been requested to not panic over navy presence within the space.
Chairman of Oyigbo LGA, Gerald Oforji made the enchantment in an announcement he personally signed on Sunday.
Oforji additionally urged residents to not panic over navy train occurring within the space as it’s geared toward restoration of stolen arms.
“Individuals residing and doing companies in Oyigbo to strictly obey the 24hrs curfew imposed by Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike.
“Complete compliance to the Governor’s directive will ease the lifting of the curfew,” he said.
Oforji’s enchantment comes amidst rife studies of alleged ‘mass killings’ in Oyigbo by safety businesses.
Whereas the media area is completely clean of images and movies from Oyigbo, residents have been elevating alarm on social media and native radio in Port Harcourt.
Nonetheless, a resident of the world, Ndu Amaike informed DAILY POST that the alleged killing began since Governor Wike’s declaration in regards to the Indigenous Individuals of Biafra, IPOB in all components of the State.
Amaike stated the essence of the navy motion is additional judicial, including that, “I’ve personally misplaced two folks which are near me. The military simply shoots at will and bullet will simply contact folks.
“The troopers mounted roadblocks on the key roads however we now hear that they’re about to maneuver into the streets. So, people who have gates have began to lock their gates. Individuals are simply scared actually.”
In the meantime, a bunch often called the Indigenous Youth Discussion board (IYF) says it has given Governor Nyesom Wike and the Rivers State Authorities 48 hours to launch these arrested and lacking, and likewise deliver out our bodies of these allegedly executed in Oyigbo Native Authorities Space.
The group stated it is going to be compelled to take crucial actions if the authorities fail to conform inside the given interval.
Common spokesperson for IYF, Ebube Nwagbara in an announcement accused the Rivers State Governor of declaring struggle on Ndigbo below the pretext of looking members of the Indigenous Individuals of Biafra (IPOB).
He additionally alleged that the continuing navy operation occurring in Oyigbo has claimed the lives of 28 Igbo little children in 4 days, 33 persons are lacking and 17, together with girls and youngsters, are shot and wounded.
He stated, “We’re utilizing this medium to attract the eye of well-meaning Nigerians and members of the worldwide group to the continuing bloodbath of Ndigbo in Rivers State by Nigerian troopers appearing on the order from Governor Nyesom Wike, who has for tribal hatred and political causes, Wike selected to exterminate Ndigbo in Rivers State utilizing the heinous fees he concocted in opposition to IPOB (who’re nearly all of Ndigbo in Rivers State) for the violence that erupted throughout the state and nationwide in the course of the #EndSARS protest.
“In accordance with our report to date, this struggle in opposition to Ndigbo in Rivers State has claimed the lives of 28 Igbo little children in 4 days, 33 persons are lacking and 17, together with girls and youngsters, are shot and wounded.
“Ndigbo didn’t plan the #EndSARS protest, nor did they begin the protest, violence and destruction that adopted the protest throughout the nation, so if not out of hatred for Ndigbo, we see no motive why Wike would blame Ndigbo within the case of Rivers State when there are different ethnic teams who participated within the protest which he declare was hijacked by Ndigbo below the aegis of IPOB.
“The continuing arrest, dehumanization and execution of Ndigbo in Rivers State, on the orders of Governor Nyesom Wike, is a provocation that would result in a tribal struggle if not ended now as a result of we the Igbo youths will not fold our palms and watch our folks being slaughtered in any type in any respect whereas their very own folks and others really feel snug and protected in our properties”.
Whereas the Rivers State authorities is but to react to the event, Spokesman for the State Police Command, SP Nnamdi Omoni when contacted stated, “There may be such factor as bloodbath in Oyigbo.”