The Fulani herdsmen in Enugu State reportedly engaged the Eastern Security Network, ESN, in gunfire while the governorship election was going on in Anambra State.
According to a statement released by the Media and Publicity Secretary of the Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB, Emma Powerful, the Fulani bandits attacked unsuspecting Biafrans but the IPOB’ s security wings successfully repelled the attack.
The Nation reported that Powerful disclosed that no part of the Biafra land will be given to terrorists because they are ready to fight against any invasion of their land.
His words, ” We wish to reiterate that the mandate of Eastern Security Network, ESN is to pursue terrorists, bandits and killer herdsmen hiding in the bushes and forests of Biafra land.
” While the election in Anambra State was going on the enemies deployed terrorists disguising as herdsmen to Enugu State to attack unsuspecting Biafrans but the vigilance of our ESN operatives paid off as these agents of death and sorrow were repelled.
” No matter how hard they try we will not allow any inch of Biafra land to be invaded by terrorists again. ”
Emma Powerful further warned that the agitating group will never allow the women and girls of the Southeast region to be rap£d by the Fulani terrorists again, stressed that no matter what it will cost them, the people must be protected.
He stated that the sponsors of the terrorists should stop wasting their time because it won’ t possible for them to occupy any part of Biafra land.
” Never again shall ESN and IPOB allow Biafran women and girls to be rap£d by uncircumcised terrorists. We shall continue to defend our ancestral land no matter the price!
” We warn the sponsors of these Jihadists and their foot soldiers to stop wasting their time because no part of Biafra land will be occupied by terrorists, ” he added.