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Gunmen Kill Traders In Fresh Imo Attack

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Some northern merchants have been killed in one more assault in Imo State.

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In response to Aminiya, a Hausa publication of Every day Belief, the killings have been recorded final week.



4 folks have been reportedly killed in Orlu, whereas three have been murdered in Amaka city.

Dr. Lawan Yusuf, a resident of Owerri, Imo State capital, blamed the assaults on members of the Indigenous Individuals of Biafra (IPOB).

“Even yesterday, the IPOB attacked some northerners who promote meat and killed three folks. We now have already buried them.”

“At any time when they meet northerners of their enterprise location, they ask whether or not they have a allow to stay in Biafra and if they are saying no, they (IPOB) will beat you with weapons; a lot of our folks have been killed that method,” he stated.

Yusuf stated officers have been deployed to solely a residential space dominated by northerners, Oma-Hausa “However there isn’t any safety personnel within the different areas, and truthfully, we live in worry.”

At the very least 11 northerners have been killed within the final two weeks in Imo.

In the meantime, a whole bunch of northerners have reportedly vacated the state.

Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo had final week assured the northern group within the state of his authorities’s willpower to guard them and their property.
 

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