We all know what is causing uproar right now in the media. The clash between the Nigerian army and the Eastern Security network in Orlu. A lot of people are feared dead in a clash that took us all by surprise because there was no previous sign of it. Properties have also Been Burned as the army engage in sparodic shooting in videos that have been trend in on twitter. Their are really graphic photos of people who have been hit by bullets that cannot be uploaded here.
Though the real cause of the clash is yet to be ascertained, there have been a lot of allegations flying around online. One that has become very popular on twitter is about a supposed disagreement that took place in a beer parlour. The rumour say that soldiers in a beer parlour assaulted four men and the men retaliated injuring one of the soldiers in the process. The soldiers were said to have shot one of the men who died instantly and left the scene.
They allegedly returned later and started shooting sparodically in the air but met resistance from the Eastern security network. They were reported to have gone back to the Obinze Barack only to come back reenforced thus the clash. We cannot confirmed this report at this time which is why we say it is just an allegation.
A lot of people reacted to this rumour and below are some of them.
In other news, Governor Hope Uzodinma of IMO state has declared a curfew in 10 local governments because of this clash. It is our hope that this will help lessen the tension. What is your own take on this situation? Do you live in Orlu?. Let us know in the comments.