Some hoodlums suspected to be supporters of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, have burnt a tricycle and a bus whereas executing the sit-at-home order of the group in commemoration of the invasion of the house of its chief, Nnamdi Kanu, in 2017.
The tricycle operator, who was attacked in Awka, the Anambra State capital on Tuesday morning alongside Arthur Eze Avenue, additionally reportedly sustained machete cuts on his limbs, and he was dispossessed of his tricycle, which was then set ablaze.
According to Daily Post, the charred tricycle was nonetheless on the location the place the unhappy incidence occurred.
In Nanka, Orumba North Local Government Area, additionally in Anambra, a city service bus, which was mentioned to be transporting passengers from Awka to Ekwulobia, was additionally attacked by individuals alleged to be implementing the IPOB directive, who set it ablaze.
A supply mentioned the passengers, who have been being conveyed by the bus have been left untouched, as they have been made to disembark, earlier than the bus was pushed right into a ditch and set ablaze.
The Spokesperson of the Anambra State Police Command, DSP Toochukwu Ikenga, refused to verify the incidents when contacted.
He merely acknowledged that males of the command had been at locations the place some incidents had been registered, and had restored normalcy in such locations.
“The command and other security agencies have since intensified patrol and surveillance. Police personnel are on ground and the situation is being monitored. Normalcy has also been restored in some of these areas,” he mentioned.