Hope Uzodimma Describes Attack on Traditional Rulers As Shocking -GCFRNG

Hope Uzodimma Describes Attack on Traditional Rulers As Shocking -GCFRNG

Unknown gunmen fired at traditional rulers during their meeting in the Njaba local government area of ​​Imo on Tuesday, October 19. Reports from the southeastern state indicate that two of the monarchs at the meeting were killed by gunmen.

Governor Hope Uzodimma has expressed his shock at the assassination of three traditional rulers in Imo state on Tuesday, October 10. Hope Uzodimma has strongly condemned the attack on the monarchs in Imo state. the governor noted: “The news of the attack on the traditional rulers of the Njaba local government area by some thugs, resulting in some victims , it came to me with a rude shock and this is a clear display of evil and desecration of the sacred feces. “Speaking to journalists at Government House, Owerri in an interview monitored by Legit.ng on Tuesday, October 19 by the night after the attack, the governor said:

The situation is reprehensible. This is a new dimension of banditry in the state where now they have to start attacking the traditional rulers assembled s in a living room. ” In reaction to the incident, an indigenous person from the state, Onwuzuruike Uche told “the government must do everything in its power to expel the evildoers among us. Gangsterism should never be tolerated in our beloved state of Imo. I am confident that the governor will match action with words and go after these criminals.

The monarchs are Eze E. Anayochukwu Durueburuo, Obi 1 from the Okwudor Autonomous Community, and Eze Sampson Osunwa from the Ihebineowerre Autonomous Community. Police spokesman in the state, Mike Abattam, said the two monarchs were confirmed dead at the scene, while the injured were taken to hospital for treatment.

Meanwhile, the traditional rulers of the southeastern region of Nigeria have called on President Muhammadu Buhari to release Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra. The monarchs specifically told the president to hand over the separatist leader to them and the religious leaders of the region. Kanu is currently in the custody of the Department of State Services in the Nigerian capital Abuja.

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Hope Uzodimma Describes Attack on Traditional Rulers As Shocking -GCFRNG

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