Oyogist.com has learnt that Members of the Indigenous People of Biafra(IPOB) allegedly launched an attack
The Police PRO of Ebonyi Command, DSP Loveth Odah, while confirming the incident said;
“This followed threats by the proscribed group who are alleging that the police were protecting the Fulani herdsmen who they accused of being responsible for the killing of one of their members ,Nwite Njoku ‘m’. One policeman sustained machete cuts injuries during the attack and he is responding to treatment in the hospital.”
Meanwhile members of IPOB has denied involvement in the said attack, in a recent statement obtained by Oyogist.com, Emma Powerful said;
“ESN cannot engage in such violence, our objective is to protect the women against the Fulani herdsmen and other criminality in the southeast, we would never degenerate to violence”.