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Soldiers/IPOB clash: Police arrest 32 pro-Biafra agitators


…Confirm killing of personnel

From: TONY JOHN, Port Harcourt

Rivers State Commissioner of Police, Zaki Ahmed, disclosed that the Command has  arrested 32 supporters of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) for their alleged involvement in the mayhem that occurred, on Tuesday, and on Wednesday, in Oyigbo Local Government Area of the state.

Ahmed also confirmed that the Command lost an officer, Sergeant Steven Daniel, when suspected IPOB members attacked policemen on duty, on Wednesday.

He disclosed  this, on Wednesday, while briefing journalists at the Command’s headquarters, Port Harcourt, on the outcome of the soldiers and IPOB members’ clash in Oyigbo council.

The Rivers State Police boss noted that the members of the group had no justification for their action, adding that they attacked a Police van from Training School Nonwa, enroute the Port Harcourt International Airport and burnt the  van to ashes.

According to CP Ahmed, driver of the van, Inspector…

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