An Igbo socio-political group, Igbo Nationwide Council, INC, has condemned the conflict between troopers and operatives of the Jap Safety community, ESN, in Orlu space of Imo State.
The Igbo group known as on Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State to shortly intervene on the continued violent battle between the Nigerian Navy and the ESN, in order to halt the wanton destruction of lives and properties of the folks of the world.
INC’s name is contained in a launch signed by its President, Chilos Godsent and made obtainable to DAILY POST on Tuesday morning.
DAILY POST experiences that the conflict between ESN and troopers had allegedly led to the demise of 1 individual, whereas scores had been wounded in okporo, Orlu space of Imo State.
The conflict was mentioned to have occurred throughout a army operation in the neighborhood suspected to be the operational base of ESN, arrange the Mazi Nnamdi Kanu-led Indigneous Individuals of Biafra, (IPOB).
The igbo socio-political group additionally urged the Federal Authorities of Nigeria to instantly redeploy the troopers ravaging Orlu Communities to the assorted highways the place the Fulani herdsmen are presently terrorizing, raping and killing Nigerians.
In line with the discharge by INC, “It might not be to the very best curiosity of the Imo State and Federal Authorities of Nigeria to militarize any a part of the Igbo Nation in disguise of preventing pro-Biafra agitators.
“We notice that the Nigerian Police has the capability to deal with criminalities in any a part of Nigeria properly mobilized and given free hand to function.
“We worry that if the continued violent battle shouldn’t be shortly resolved, it’d escalate to different communities in Imo State”.
In the identical vein, Governor Hope Uzodinma has imposed a dusk-to-dawn curfew on the crisis-ridden Orlu LGA and neighbouring communities together with Nkwerre, Ideato South, Ideato North, Njaba and Isu.
The Governor expressed concern on the growing stage of killings within the space.