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Insecurity: Group raises alarm over alleged plot to wipe out Igbos




The Igbo Nationwide Council (INC) has expressed worries over the growing violent assault and militarization of the South-East to decimate the inhabitants of the Igbo nation.

It insisted that the continuing operation within the area is a plot by the cabal within the Presidency to invade Igboland earlier than the 2023 basic elections.

The INC additional claimed that the cabal had failed to attain the undertaking by the RUGA program and the cruel assaults by Miyetti Allah-backed herdsmen.

In a press assertion by its President, Chilos Godsent, forwarded to DAILY POST on Sunday, Igbo Nationwide Council (INC), lamented that the militarization of Igboland has resulted to the arbitrary arrest, torture and killing of civilians within the identify of looking for unknown gunmen within the southeast and south south.

The Igbo group urged Imo Governor, Hope Uzodinma, and his Ebonyi counterpart, Dave Umahi, to shortly convene a multi-stakeholder peace summit to deal with the quite a few challenges which have given rise to growing violent conflicts and militarization of the southeast area.

INC equally referred to as on the Nationwide Meeting (NASS) to pressurize the Presidency to order the quick withdrawal of the ‘blood thirsty’ troopers allegedly killing unarmed civilians throughout Igbo nation particularly in Imo and Ebonyi states.

The Council insisted that the operatives of the joint navy process power lacked the prerequisite competence to keep up legislation and order in keeping with the United Nation Customary, reminding Igbo political elites that it’s excessive time they rose to the truth and converse out in opposition to the navy brutalities on the harmless civilians.

The assertion partly learn, “We’ve noticed the determined reckless engagement of the murderous Fulani armed navy gang in opposition to the armless Igbo inhabitants in our personal territory. Inside the final 4 weeks, residents of Imo, Benue, Rivers, Abia, Enugu, Anambra and Akwa Ibom States respectively have been subjected to heavy assaults by the so-called unknown gunmen and the Nigeria counter joint navy squad. This assault has resulted to the arbitrary arrest, torture and killings of civilians within the identify of looking for unknown gunmen.

“Scores of civilians are being killed every day but the Igbo political elites have stored mute within the face of this unholy onslaught in opposition to the Igbo Nation States in Nigeria whereas their Fulani counter-parts are critically talking out to assist their folks. The reckless engagement of the Joint Navy Job Pressure in opposition to unarmed civilians within the Igbo Nation is an indicator of a second pogrom in opposition to the Igbo Race in Nigeria”.

The 5 states of Southeast Nigeria are at the moment being ravaged by assaults by unidentified gunmen which had led to razing down of safety formations, authorities owned amenities, and as properly killing of safety personnel.

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