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Buhari Government Dares IPOB On Anambra Election, Deploys 100 Senior Officers To Coordinate Security



The Nigerian authorities has dared the Indigenous Folks of Biafra (IPOB) over the group’s menace that the November 6 governorship election in Anambra State wouldn’t maintain.

IPOB mentioned the election wouldn’t maintain if its detained chief, Nnamdi Kanu was not launched unconditionally by November 4.

Kanu has been detained by the Division of State Companies (DSS) after he was renditioned from Kenya to Nigeria by the Muhammadu Buhari-led authorities.

The group had additionally mentioned there can be a seven-day lockdown of the South-East Zone, known as sit-at-home protest.

It had additionally warned residents of the zone towards flouting the approaching sit-at-home directive.

Nevertheless, forward of the election, the Inspector-Normal of Police (IGP), Usman Baba, has ordered not lower than 100 senior law enforcement officials to coordinate the supply of sufficient safety within the state.


The senior officers deployed in Anambra comprise two Deputy Inspectors Normal of Police, 5 Assistant Inspectors-Normal of Police, 14 Commissioners of Police, 31 Deputy Commissioners of Police and 48 Assistant Commissioners of Police to Anambra.


An announcement by the Pressure Public Relations Officer, Frank Mba, disclosed that the officers can be led by the DIG in command of Pressure Felony Investigation Division (FCID), Joseph Egbunike.

Egbunike led the panel that investigated the allegations towards the suspended commander of the IGP Intelligence Response Crew that he had shady dealings with a self-confessed web fraudster, Abass Ramon, aka Hushpuppi.

The Pressure PRO mentioned Egbunike will oversee the implementation of the Operation Order developed from the Election Safety Menace Evaluation, to make sure peace and that residents are capable of carry out their civic duties with out harassment.

He added that Egbunike will probably be assisted by the DIG in command of Operations, Appearing DIG Zaki Ahmed.


The assertion added, “The Senior Officers are to coordinate human and different operational deployments within the three (3) Senatorial Districts, twenty-one (21) Native Authorities Areas and the 5720 polling items in Anambra State.”

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