Joe Igbokwe, who is an aide to Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo- Olu, has accused members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), of been behind the murder of Dr Chike Akunyili.
According to DAILY POST, Joe Igbokwe, disclosed this today, describing the group as a terrorist organization.
According to him, it has been confirmed that members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), murdered Dr Chike Akunyili, husband of late Prof. Dora Akunyili in Anambra State.
Recall that, Chike Akunyili, who is the husband of late Dora Akunyili, the ex- Director- General of National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), was murdered in Anambra State on Tuesday.
Earlier on, the Department of State Services (DSS) was initially accused of murdering the medical doctor who was returning from a lecture, in honour of his late wife.
However, members of IPOB have been linked to his death, but the group have denied the allegation.
The rate of crime across different States in the country, has become alarming since 2015.
Different groups have arisen in the country, wrecking havoc in the society.
The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), have on several occasions attacked police stations in the Southeastern part of the country, killing some officers and destroying properties worth over millions of naira.
They have also carried some deadly attacks on INEC facilities in the zone.
As a result of their activities, President Buhari declared the group a terrorist group.
Their leader, Nnamdi Mazi Kanu was subsequently arrested in Kenya by security personnels and then extradited to Nigeria, where he is presently facing trial for possible treason.
During his interaction with his legal council, he disclosed that before been extradited into the country, he was subjected to treatment considered not fit for human being, as he was chained to the ground and tortured.