7 members of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) have actually been apprehended by a combined group of security agencies after taking to the streets of Aba on Monday June 8, to demonstrate against the “murder of Christians and also Biafrans in the nation”.
The Nation reported that some IPOB members were wounded as security operatives engaged in shooting to discharge the group.
Members of the proscribed team that were found with Biafran flags, charms and also different insigna began the protest from the well-known Ala Oji Flyover in Ugwunagbo Local Government Area and later on ended at SAMECK joint of Ariaria International Market.
The Commissioner of Police, CP Janet Agbede validated the apprehension of the protesters yet could not verify their number. She stated;
“I am aware that some IPOB members were arrested, but I don’t know the actual number. They will be bringing them to Umuahia (Police Headquarters) tomorrow. By tomorrow, I will have the exact number of those arrested.”