Four men who are suspected to be members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB have been apprehended by the Rivers state police command.
It is also believed that these men were at the forefront of attacking police stations in the state during the #EndSARS protest which was later hijacked by hoodlums. State Commissioner of Police, Joseph Mukan made this available to newsmen in Port Harcourt. He also disclosed some of the exhibits they were found with at the point of their arrest.
He said, “let me cash on this rare opportunity to present to you, the arrest of four members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and the recovery of materials and weapons belonging to them. They are: Ugochukwu Abaziem ‘m’, Chinedu Ureabu ‘m’, Sunny Vincent ‘m’, Onyekachi Sylvester ‘m’.
“They were arrested at Iriebe Housing Estate near Oyigbo LGA. They are suspected to be members of the proscribed IPOB responsible for the attacks on Police Stations during the #END SARS protest in Oyigbo Area Command, where three Police Stations were burnt and looted.
“Exhibits recovered from them include:
One Transmission Radio Set (Biafra Radio), Large quantities of IPOB T-Shirts and face Caps, A Calendar bearing the Photograph of Nnamdi Kanu, One Television Set, Customized Matchetes, bearing members’ names, Substances used in the worship of their god, EZUMEZU AMADIOHA JUJU”.