Orlu Killing

Imo: IPOB Militants kill 4, set house, buses ablaze. READ ALSO Jukun’s ruler, Aku-Uka of Wukari, dies […]. It spoke just as the streets and roads of Okporo Orlu remained deserted with several businesses closed down for fear of death. Shedding innocent blood is not the way forward & I call on the Nigerian Army to show restraint," he tweeted. Our correspondent learnt that the slain lawyer had his chamber in Orlu town. Some communities in Orlu, Imo State, were in the grip of fear Thursday as fierce-looking military men at checkpoints shot sporadically. Crisis in Orlu Imo State: Soldiers killing civilians in Orlu, IPOB alleges. A combat aircraft of the Nigerian military paraded the tense Orlu communities in Imo State on Tuesday and today (Wednesday) in a bid to locate and engage operatives of the Eastern Security Network accused of killing soldiers and causing mayhem in the area. Seth Nwokolo in a condolence message to the NBA Orlu Branch. Just talk tough against any northern interest in Nigeria and see how northern political, religious & thought leaders would converge, rally round & support their own against all odds. Odume was last week murdered in front of a supermarket in Orlu town in Orlu Local Government Area of the state. Advertisement. The elements were trailed from their base on their way to attack Orlu Divisional Police Station. Uzodimma said, "The attacks on police stations and killing of policemen during Endsars were carried out by IPOB and not protesting youths for the sole purpose of hijacking and stealing weapons. The apex youth organisation in Orlu senatorial zone, Orluzurumee Youths, has mandated police and other security officials to leave no stone unturned in unraveling the mystery behind the killing of a legal practitioner, Barr Darlington Odumee, who was shot dead in Imo State, last Thursday. OMEKAGU-ODUMEH, ESQ. "ESN arrived and they ran away from Orlu. Authorities of the Nigerian Army have dismissed as handiwork of unpatriotic elements, a trending video alleging that troops of 302 Artillery Regiment, Onitsha, were given orders to commence the killing of people at Orlu market. There are reports Nigerian Army is currently dropping air bombs killing people in Orlu, Imo State. The Director Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Ontema Nwachukwu, disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, October 31. Soldiers on Sunday foiled the kidnap and robbery of Most Reverend Augustine Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat, BSC Road, Orlu, Imo State. Orlu has been a battleground of recent between the army and ESN operatives, with the military saying on Friday that it killed 11 ESN and IPOB operatives in a gun duel. Most of di business for Orlu, Imo state, east of Nigeria, remain closed on Friday and police plus soldiers still dey patrol di town. Apart from the killing of Odume, a former chairman of the Owerri branch of NBA. Uzodimma said, "The attacks on police stations and killing of policemen during Endsars were carried out by IPOB and not protesting youths for the sole purpose of hijacking and stealing weapons. Some residents of Orlu communities in Imo State have accused soldiers of the Nigerian Army of killing 'innocent' people. D Omekagu-Odumeh, has been reportedly murdered by yet to be identified assassins. Our correspondent gathered on Thursday that Odume was shot dead by the hoodlums on Wednesday evening. The residents disclosed this in a survey conducted by SaharaReporters. According to information, no fewer than 20. By Dorcas Samson Achi ORLUZURUMEE Germany, an umbrella body that shelters all Orlu people resident in Germany has raised alarm over the deployment of army and killing of unarmed peaceful and enterprising people of Orlu who were mischievously labelled militants and treated like common criminals or warmongers. So for those of us who are asking for situation report in Orlu. Photo credit: Hope Uzodimma Source: Facebook. Six women and six children are among nineteen Christian villagers butchered by Fulani terrorists. The lawyer popularly known as Omekagu was shot at a supermarket at Amaifeke in Orlu. The hoodlums were said to have operated from a forest between Orlu and Orsu LGAs. Armed Nigerian military men invade Orlu, Imo State, killing innocent civilians 9 months ago Law Blessing At least two innocent civilians have been confirmed dead with many injured as a result of a premeditated attack by armed Nigerian military men that invaded Orlu, Imo State on Monday January 25. One witness told correspondents he counted 16 low-flying aircraft over the town. The Commissioner of Police, CP Rabiu Hussaini, disclosed this in a statement signed by the spokesperson in the state, Michael Abattam, on Sunday. In the early hours of the morning, Nnamdi Kanu tweeted a statement on twitter. See how the Nigerian Army attacked Orlu in Imo State today?. Below are some reactions from Twitter NG. Soldiers on Sunday foiled the kidnap and robbery of Most Reverend Augustine Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat, BSC Road, Orlu, Imo State. A popular lawyer in Imo state, Mr Darlington Odume has been killed by gunmen in the Orlu Local Government Area of the state, Punch is reporting. "This afternoon, I received a very disturbing report on the activities of a group of Militants who unleashed a shooting spree in the Orlu area of the state, killing and maiming innocent citizen in the process," the Governor said. Social media footage from various users showed soldiers shooting sporadically into the streets of Orlu, Imo State on Monday, January 25, 2021. Orlu Attack: "Fish Out Perpetrators Without Fail" - Governor Uzodinma by oshozondii: 7:49pm On Jan 25. Chris Njoku, The Nations. The incident occurred at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat, BSC Road, Orlu, Imo State, according to the DAILY POST. Tweet on Twitter. Five Christians are targeted and beheaded by al-Shabaab…. Several people died and property destroyed on Tuesday when IPOB clashed with personnel of the Nigeria police and Nigerian Army in Orlu. Imo State Government has tightened Security in Orlu Local Government Area following the beheading of people in the area by suspected criminal gangs and native doctors on the prowl in the night. The website also reported that items and equipment. The attack on Orlu divisional headquarters came as gunmen on Wednesday killed two Police Inspectors when they attacked the Obosi Police Station in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State. READ ALSO: Man. The Orlu Crisis (22-28 January) On 22 January 2021, Nigerian soldiers invaded Orlu to search for ESN operatives. Commotion greeted the people of Amaifeke, Orlu Local Government Area of Imo State on Thursday, following the killing of a popular lawyer, Darlington Odume, by yet to be identified gunmen. Published 31 October 2021. Orlu Imo State is under SIEGE by Nigerian military. The elements were trailed from their base on their way to attack Orlu Divisional Police Station. Orlu Attack: "Fish Out Perpetrators Without Fail" - Governor Uzodinma by oshozondii: 7:49pm On Jan 25. Many people have been reportedly killed in the community following a clash between Nigerian army operatives and the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) security outfit, Eastern …. — odinakabiafra (@odinakabiafra2) February 18, 2021. The lawyer popularly known as Omekagu was shot at a supermarket at Amaifeke in Orlu. The airstrikes in Orlu today is a fragrant disregard of human lives and properties. What is happening in Orlu is creating fears everywhere. Nigerian Army Is Killing Innocent People In Orlu - Residents. “The video was recorded in an unknown market claiming to be privy to a supposed order given by 302 Artillery Regiment, Onitsha to start killing everybody at Orlu Market and environs, Orlu L. The hoodlums were said to have operated from a forest between Orlu and Orsu LGAs. He was handling some of the cases of those arrested in connection with the violence rocking the area. We're still talking about Lekki massacre and same Nigerian military are going from street to street in Orlu killing unarmed civilians & burning down houses. Many people have been reportedly killed in the community following a clash between Nigerian army operatives and the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) security outfit, Eastern …. Imo Command Police Public Relations Officer, CSP Mike Abattam, made this known on Friday in a statement. "The attacks on police stations and killing of policemen during #Endsars were carried out by IPOB and not protesting youths for the sole purpose of hijacking and stealing weapons. Seth Nwokolo in a condolence message to the NBA Orlu Branch. Nigerian troops, on Sunday, foiled an attempt to kidnap the Catholic Bishop of Orlu Diocese, Most Reverend Augustine Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat, BSC Road, Orlu Imo State. A statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, CSP Michael Abattam, said the police. The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has raised the alarm of systemic elimination of civilians in Okporo Orlu, Imo State. Information reaching Kossyderrickent has it that Nigerian soldiers have stormed Jewish synagogue in Orlu, Imo state, to arrest worshippers while praying to God. in National. Harisu Ishiaku, an eyewitness, told BBC Hausa that the shooting first occurred on Friday, April 2, when the assailants in military fatigues stormed a popular spot in Orlu town of Orlu Local Government Area, killing three men who were selling Suya (a popular Nigerian steak). Chris Njoku, The Nations. According to information, no fewer than 20. Now Nigerian government sent in troop. In a statement issued, Uzodinma said he has ordered security agencies. EBF MOURNS C. The Nigerian government will go to any length to protect the terrorising fulani herdsmen at the expense of innocent lives in Orlu. Photo credit: Hope Uzodimma Source: Facebook. Authorities of the Nigerian Army have dismissed as handiwork of unpatriotic elements, a trending video alleging that troops of 302 Artillery Regiment, Onitsha, were given orders to commence the killing of people at Orlu market. "Troops conducting Exercise GOLDEN DAWN Sector 3 have foiled an attempted kidnap and robbery of Most Reverend Augustine Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat, BSC Road, Orlu Imo State," "The troops in response to a distress call at about 2:30am on Sunday 31 October 2021, swiftly moved to the scene forcing the assailants to take to. Soldiers on Sunday foiled the kidnap and robbery of Most Reverend Augustine Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat, BSC Road, Orlu, Imo State. Two Muslim refugees beat and stab another for wearing a Christian cross. Nigeria Soldiers responsible for latest attacks, killing in Orlu — Southern Youths. 6th May 2021. Odume, a native of Umudara village in Amaifeke-Orlu, was called […]. Orlu Local Government area of Imo State is currently in turmoil as military men allegedly went on rampage, killing several civilians in revenge for their dead colleagues. January 25, 2021. According to a report by SaharaReporters, some residents of Orlu communities in Imo State have accused soldiers of the Nigerian Army of killing 'innocent' people. Recall that fugitive leader of […]. In a statement issued, Uzodinma said he has ordered security agencies. Troops have foiled the attempted kidnap of Most Reverend Augustine Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat, Imo State. The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has raised the alarm over a systemic elimination of civilians in Okporo Orlu, Imo State. Ladun Liadi. See also Sheriff sued for killing man after killing dog The statement said: “The troops conducting Exercise GOLDEN DAWN Sector 3 thwarted an attempted kidnapping and robbery of Bishop Augustine Ukwuoma at the Diocesan Catholic Secretariat of Orlu, BSC Road, Orlu Imo State. (Read More Here). Many unarmed, innocent civilians have been subjected to days of grueling dehumanization and summary executions by the soldiers, under the guise of searching for "Unknown Gunmen" and the Operatives of. You can still use bulletin board code and smileys as you would in a normal post. Unknown gunmen kill legal practitioner, Barrister Darlington Chidume Odume, in Imo State. February 24, 2021. Nigerian security operatives in an operation involving the Army, Air force and the Police in Orlu community of Imo State have arrested 20 members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, according to PRNigeria. Stop killing my people in Orlu 😢 #OrluAirAttack #OrluMassacre — Xpsilver🍥 (@Xpsilver1) February 18, 2021. Tweet on Twitter. Several people died and property destroyed on Tuesday when IPOB clashed with personnel of the Nigeria police and Nigerian Army in Orlu. IDOMA VOICE reports that following the killing of a soldier by the Eastern Security Network, ESN, some men of the Nigerian Army opened fire on residents of Orlu, in Imo State, with one person reportedly dead. The Commissioner of Police, CP Rabiu Hussaini, disclosed this in a statement signed by the spokesperson in the state, Michael Abattam, on Sunday. By Ben Ugorji, Owerri A lecturer of Microbiology in Imo State University (IMSU), Dr. January 25, 2021. — K A Y 🇳🇬🇨🇦 (@Kaylechi_) January 25, 2021. Orlu Local Government area of Imo State is currently in turmoil as military men allegedly went on rampage, killing several civilians in revenge for their dead colleagues. A replay of the EndSARS protest experienced in Oyibo River State when the residents of the area were held under curfew and military attack was experienced in Orlu last week. September 16, 2021. "The attacks on police stations and killing of policemen during #Endsars were carried out by IPOB and not protesting youths for the sole purpose of hijacking and stealing weapons. Orlu is the second largest city in Imo state- it is only Owerri that is bigger. Orlu Local Government area of Imo State is currently in turmoil as military men allegedly went on rampage, killing several civilians in revenge for their dead colleagues. Share on Facebook. Two Muslim refugees beat and stab another for wearing a Christian cross. The Eastern Updates gathered on Thursday that Odume was shot dead by the hoodlums yesterday evening. A in Imo State. A team of Nigerian security forces engaged the unknown gunmen as they entered into Orlu town. One witness told correspondents he counted 16 low-flying aircraft over the town. According to a report coming from Family Writer Press, Nigeria military are shooting sparingly at unarms citizens of Orlu, Imo State. Police kill three, arrest two IPOB members in Imo news for gallantry. Authorities of the Nigerian Army have dismissed as handiwork of unpatriotic elements, a trending video alleging that troops of 302 Artillery Regiment, Onitsha, were given orders to commence the killing of people at Orlu market. ly/2Hb8hjxWatch more interesting videos: https://bit. Augustine Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat at Orlu in Imo. He said the group also collected their Hilux vehicles The governor stated this while responding to the. Quick Reply. Some residents of Orlu communities in Imo State have accused soldiers of the Nigerian Army of killing 'innocent' people. Joint security operatives on Thursday night bin kill no fewer dan eight hoodlums afta dey bin no gree one attack on Orlu Divisional Police Headquarters inside Imo state from unknown gunmen. In a statement issued, Uzodinma said he has ordered security agencies. Three gunmen have reportedly been killed in a shootout with the police during an attack on Thursday night at Orlu in Imo State. Members of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) in Imo state on Monday boycotted courts to protest the killing of one of their colleagues. Published 31 October 2021. Soldiers on Sunday foiled the kidnap and robbery of Most Reverend Augustine Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat, BSC Road, Orlu, Imo State. In the trending video, the Nigerian army's van was seen parked outside of the yet-to-be disclosed synagogue in Imo state. A traditional chief from Orlu, Ernest Adimiaka, told AFP that four people including a middle-aged woman had died in the clashes. Soldiers on Sunday foiled the kidnap and robbery of Most Reverend Augustine Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat, BSC Road, Orlu, Imo State. "We are yet to confirm the identity of those killed but we saw. Eons Intelligence have gathered that gunmen on Thursday killed a lawyer identified as Darlington Odume in Imo State. A lawyer based in Orlu Local Government Area of Imo State, Darlington Odume, has been shot dead by some yet-to-be-identified gunmen. The Director. But finally, normalcy have returned in Orlu because the ESN threatened to attack their barracks if they continue to kill Orlu youths!. The Igbos in Nigeria Movement (INM) has condemned the killing of innocent citizens by members of the Eastern Security Network (ESN) on Monday in Orlu, Imo State. Streets and roads of Okporo Orlu have been deserted and several businesses closed down following clashes between soldiers and civilian last week. "Orlu is in a total mess," he said. The Nigerian army has disowned a viral video making the rounds that it ordered its men to kill all the residents in Orlu local government area of Imo State, during a recent military operation to. Crisis in Orlu Imo State: Soldiers killing civilians in Orlu, IPOB alleges. It should be recalled when contacted on the beheading of people, the Imo State Police Public Relations Officers, PPRO, Mike Abatam said: "We have heard of it and we are gathering the necessary information after which we will make an official statement. IDOMA VOICE reports that following the killing of a soldier by the Eastern Security Network, ESN, some men of the Nigerian Army opened fire on residents of Orlu, in Imo State, with one person reportedly dead. They called on governor Hope Uzodinma to as. Published 31 October 2021. Otokoto killing and beheading On September 19th, 1996, an Owerri-based, businessman, Chief Vincent Duru who was known as Otokoto, the owner of Otokoto Hotel on Orlu Road, Owerri was fingered in. The incident occurred at about 01:30 pm, which forced residents to take cover in their various houses as motorists completely avoided the. Police kill three, arrest two IPOB members in Imo news for gallantry. According to her, “we boldly condemn the killing of innocent people at Orlu, Imo State. Darlington Odume, popularly known as Omekagu, was murdered on September 16 at the parking lot of a supermarket at Amaifeke in Orlu. The Nigerian troops said they have foiled the attempted kidnap of the Bishop of Orlu, Imo State, Most Reverend Augustine Ukwuoma. The Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma, has condemned the attack by gunmen in Orlu Area of the state which led to the killing and maiming of innocent citizens on Monday. Military checkpoints have been erected on roads and travellers are being advised to avoid using Orlu road or even move about by night. Tears freely flowed yesterday, in Orlu following reported killing of a legal practitioner, one Darlington Chidume Odume, popularly known as Omekagu, by suspected gunmen in Imo State. Orlu killings: Orlu residents mourn, lament over alleged government complicity. A team of Nigerian security forces engaged the unknown gunmen as they entered into Orlu town. By Chris Njoku, Owerri. Soldiers are killing innocent civilians in a broad daylight right now in orlu Imo State under the leadership of Hope Uzodinma the governor of Imo State. in National. The residents disclosed this in a survey conducted by SaharaReporters. Stop killing my people in Orlu 😢 #OrluAirAttack #OrluMassacre — Xpsilver🍥 (@Xpsilver1) February 18, 2021. "' But Youths have taken over the Security in Okporo and neighbouring Communities in Orlu Local Government Area of Imo State, where the beheading of persons have become almost a daily occurrence. Soldiers on Sunday foiled the kidnap and robbery of Most Reverend Augustine Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat, BSC Road, Orlu, Imo State. Share on Facebook. The Director. Troops have foiled the attempted kidnap of Most Reverend Augustine Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat, Imo State. The Nigerian army has confirmed the killing of eleven members of the Eastern Security Network ESN and the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB in Orlu, Imo State. Advertisement. Orlu is known for peace," He said. The lawyer who. The destruction of lives and property by the military in the area on the alleged revenge of the death of their colleague, who was allegedly murdered by Eastern Security Network, was uncalled for. He said the group also collected their Hilux vehicles The governor stated this while responding to the. The Publicity Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association NBA, Orlu Branch, C. The Orlu Crisis (22-28 January) On 22 January 2021, Nigerian soldiers invaded Orlu to search for ESN operatives. The Director. Stop killing my people in Orlu 😢 #OrluAirAttack #OrluMassacre — Xpsilver🍥 (@Xpsilver1) February 18, 2021. Heavy shootings were reported in Orlu, Imo State, South-east Nigeria, on Monday. Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, Col Aliyu Yusuf made this known in a statement on Wednesday. Don't forget to subscribe: https://bit. Social media footage from various users showed soldiers shooting sporadically into the streets of Orlu, Imo State on Monday, January 25, 2021. "' But Youths have taken over the Security in Okporo and neighbouring Communities in Orlu Local Government Area of Imo State, where the beheading of persons have become almost a daily occurrence. In the clash ESN killed two soldiers. A combat aircraft of the Nigerian military paraded the tense Orlu communities in Imo State on Tuesday and today (Wednesday) in a bid to locate and engage operatives of the Eastern Security Network accused of killing soldiers and causing mayhem in the area. Odume, popularly known as Omekagu, was attacked and killed in a supermarket, at Amaifeke. The situation in the community, as well as the circumstances that led to the. A combat aircraft of the Nigerian military paraded the tense Orlu communities in Imo State on Tuesday and Wednesday in a bid to locate and engage operatives of the Eastern Security Network accused of killing soldiers and causing mayhem in the area. The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has raised the alarm of systemic elimination of civilians in Okporo Orlu, Imo State. Joint security operatives on Thursday night bin kill no fewer dan eight hoodlums afta dey bin no gree one attack on Orlu Divisional Police Headquarters inside Imo state from unknown gunmen. As the insecurity in South East region escalates, eight of the gunmen who invaded Orlu Divisional Police Headquarters, Imo State, were on Thursday night killed by a joint security team deployed in the area. ly/34ogCawFollow Channels Television On: Facebook: https://www. Ohanaeze Ndigbo notes with sorrow and agony the recent disturbances in Orlu Local Government Area of Imo State which resulted in the loss of lives and properties as well as caused immense hardship to the citizens of Orlu Senatorial Zone and others. Our correspondent gathered on Thursday that Odume was shot dead by the hoodlums on Wednesday evening. The police were swift and took action on the suspected members as they engaged in a gunfight and ended up killing their commander. The killing came just 24 hours after hoodlums murdered the priest-in-charge of St Andrew's Anglican Church Ihitte-Ukwa in Orsu LGA, Emeka Merenu. A senior military officer. We beg them to stop this kind of killing. The Commissioner of Police, CP Rabiu Hussaini, disclosed this in a statement signed by the. 6th May 2021. The SaharaReporters publisher lamented that the country has become a killing field. The apex youth organisation in Orlu senatorial zone, Orluzurumee Youths, has mandated police and other security officials to leave no stone unturned in unraveling the mystery behind the killing of a legal practitioner, Barr Darlington Odumee, who was shot dead in Imo State, last Thursday. September 16, 2021. See also Sheriff sued for killing man after killing dog The statement said: “The troops conducting Exercise GOLDEN DAWN Sector 3 thwarted an attempted kidnapping and robbery of Bishop Augustine Ukwuoma at the Diocesan Catholic Secretariat of Orlu, BSC Road, Orlu Imo State. In the town of Orlu near the Imo state capital Owerri, eyewitnesses said there was sporadic shooting, with residents taking cover to avoid stray bullets. ESN had 12 players while zoo army and police had over 50 players. The residents disclosed this in a survey conducted by SaharaReporters. However, Yusuf said the video is the handiwork of unpatriotic individuals trying to deliberately use social media to spread lies about the army and cause fears in the mind of the citizens. Tears freely flowed yesterday, in Orlu following reported killing of a legal practitioner, one Darlington Chidume Odume, popularly known as Omekagu, by suspected gunmen in Imo State. There are reports Nigerian Army is currently dropping air bombs killing people in Orlu, Imo State. Orlu Imo State is under SIEGE by Nigerian military. The Orlu Crisis (22-28 January) On 22 January 2021, Nigerian soldiers invaded Orlu to search for ESN operatives. Source: Sahara Reporters. A in Imo State. Now Nigerian government sent in troop. Some residents of Orlu communities in Imo State have accused soldiers of the Nigerian Army of killing 'innocent' people. The Director. The group, in a statement on Tuesday, said. Our correspondent learnt that the slain lawyer had his chamber in Orlu town. The outcome of what's happening in Orlu,will shape the future of IPOB and ESN. Our objective is to promote the image of Orlu broad-spectrum in Canada and to engage on any research that would be beneficial to Orlu indigenous persons and friends of Orlu home and abroad and to help for the sustainability of Orlu security. Apart from killing the soldiers, the hoodlums were said to have set part of Orlu on fire. 2 min read. IDOMA VOICE reports that following the killing of a soldier by the Eastern Security Network, ESN, some men of the Nigeria army went on rampage on Monday in Orlu shooting sporadically. Orlu killings: Orlu residents mourn, lament over alleged government complicity. Published 31 October 2021. Tears freely flowed yesterday, in Orlu following reported killing of a legal practitioner, one Darlington Chidume Odume, popularly known as Omekagu, by suspected gunmen in Imo State. Armed Nigerian military men invade Orlu, Imo State, killing innocent civilians 9 months ago Law Blessing At least two innocent civilians have been confirmed dead with many injured as a result of a premeditated attack by armed Nigerian military men that invaded Orlu, Imo State on Monday January 25. Soldiers on Sunday foiled the kidnap and robbery of Most Reverend Augustine Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat, BSC Road, Orlu, Imo State. Gunmen kill 3 Policemen in Anambra, Ebonyi States, stations burnt. The apex youth organisation in Orlu senatorial zone, Orluzurumee Youths, has mandated police and other security officials to leave no stone unturned in unraveling the mystery behind the killing of a legal practitioner, Barr Darlington Odumee, who was shot dead in Imo State, last Thursday. "ESN arrived and they ran away from Orlu. Apart from the killing of Odume, a former chairman of the Owerri branch of NBA. The residents disclosed this in a survey conducted by SaharaReporters. The Hausa community in Orlu, Imo State, on Tuesday accused the outlawed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), of killing four of its members on Monday. Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu, Army Spokesman, in a statement on Sunday said troops conducting Exercise GOLDEN DAWN Sector 3 foiled an attempted kidnap and robbery of Ukwuoma at Orlu Diocesan Catholic. It should be recalled when contacted on the beheading of people, the Imo State Police Public Relations Officers, PPRO, Mike Abatam said: "We have heard of it and we are gathering the necessary information after which we will make an official statement. Unknown gunmen suspected of burning police stations and killing security personnel were yesterday challenged and neutralized by the Nigerian security forces. The lawyer who. The Commissioner of Police, CP Rabiu Hussaini, disclosed this in a statement signed by the. According to her, “we boldly condemn the killing of innocent people at Orlu, Imo State. The group, in a statement on Tuesday, said such lawlessness is unacceptable in the interest of peace and tranquillity in the South-East and South-South. See also Sheriff sued for killing man after killing dog The statement said: “The troops conducting Exercise GOLDEN DAWN Sector 3 thwarted an attempted kidnapping and robbery of Bishop Augustine Ukwuoma at the Diocesan Catholic Secretariat of Orlu, BSC Road, Orlu Imo State. Nigerian security operatives in an operation involving the Army, Air force and the Police in Orlu community of Imo State have arrested 20 members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, according to PRNigeria. "ESN arrived and they ran away from Orlu. He said the group also collected their Hilux vehicles The governor stated this while responding to the. "They are now using those arms to destroy Orlu. The incident occurred at about 01:30 pm, which forced residents to take cover in their various houses as motorists completely avoided the. The police have been swift and took motion on the suspected members as they engaged in a gunfight and ended up killing their commander. Don't forget to subscribe: https://bit. The newspaper stated that the reason for the attack was yet to be known, adding that residents linked it to a hardened criminal gang and native doctors that operate freely at night. Anambra: A new killing field Since this year, more than 20 people including policemen, naval officers, a staff of the Nigeria Correctional Service (NCS) and civilians have been killed by gunmen in. The Director Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Ontema Nwachukwu, disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, October 31. Some residents of Orlu communities in Imo State have accused soldiers of the Nigerian Army of killing 'innocent' people. The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has raised the alarm of systemic elimination of civilians in Okporo Orlu, Imo State. Deputy Director of the Army Public Relations, Col Aliyu Yusuf, said, “On Thursday, 7 January, 2021, following incessant robbery and killing of civilians and security operatives by suspected IPOB militia within Orlu Senatorial Zone, troops of 34 Brigade were deployed in Orlu and its environs to commence effective patrol and dominance of the. READ ALSO Jukun’s ruler, Aku-Uka of Wukari, dies […]. The residents disclosed this in a survey conducted by SaharaReporters. Advertisement. An eyewitness revealed: "We are getting reliable information that Nigerian military currently are in Orlu, Imo State killing unarmed innocent people and burning. Operatives of the Imo State Police Command on Sunday said it has killed the Orlu Sector commander of the armed group of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, one Chidera Nnabuhe, popularly known as "Dragon" a native of Umuala in Amaifeke in Orlu Local Government in the state and two others terrorising the residents of Orlu town. The Nigerian government will go to any length to protect the terrorising fulani herdsmen at the expense of innocent lives in Orlu. During the recent mayhem witnessed in Orlu, some groups and well meaning individuals raised alarm over the deployment of army and killing of unarmed peaceful people of Orlu but surprisingly the senator representing Orlu zone remained silent in the face of choas, violence and killings in the zone he represents. Some residents of Orlu communities in Imo State have accused soldiers of the Nigerian Army of killing 'innocent' people. January 25, 2021. READ ALSO: Man. Five Christians are targeted and beheaded by al-Shabaab…. Members of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) in Imo state on Monday boycotted courts to protest the killing of one of their colleagues. The residents disclosed this in a survey conducted by SaharaReporters. Imo: IPOB Militants kill 4, set house, buses ablaze. The Director. Darlington Odume, popularly known as Omekagu, was murdered on September 16 at the parking lot of a supermarket at Amaifeke in Orlu. "Orlu is in a total mess," he said. Source gathered that a group, Eastern Security Network (ESN) said to be an offshoot of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) set up by Mazi Nnamdi Kanu had taken on the. 3 min read. ESN had 12 players while zoo army and police had over 50 players. Heavy shootings were reported in Orlu, Imo State, South-east Nigeria, on Monday. Armed Nigerian military men invade Orlu, Imo State, killing innocent civilians 9 months ago Law Blessing At least two innocent civilians have been confirmed dead with many injured as a result of a premeditated attack by armed Nigerian military men that invaded Orlu, Imo State on Monday January 25. Ohanaeze Ndigbo notes with sorrow and agony the recent disturbances in Orlu Local Government Area of Imo State which resulted in the loss of lives and properties as well as caused immense hardship to the citizens of Orlu Senatorial Zone and others. A in Imo State. Our correspondent learnt that the slain lawyer had his chamber in Orlu town. According to a report by SaharaReporters, some residents of Orlu communities in Imo State have accused soldiers of the Nigerian Army of killing 'innocent' people. Many people have been reportedly killed in the community following a clash between Nigerian army operatives and the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) security outfit, Eastern …. These criminals move freely in the night and they kill and destroy everything. The Commissioner of Police, CP Rabiu Hussaini, disclosed this in a statement signed by the spokesperson in the state, Michael Abattam, on Sunday. The command spokesman, Michael Abattam, who disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, said two other IPOB members were arrested by the police. Otokoto killing and beheading On September 19th, 1996, an Owerri-based, businessman, Chief Vincent Duru who was known as Otokoto, the owner of Otokoto Hotel on Orlu Road, Owerri was fingered in. Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodimma has imposed curfew in nine local government areas in Orlu part of the state following yesterday’s alleged killing of no fewer than 10 people in a clash. This was what he tweeted: "How does it make sense to send soldiers, helicopters and artillery to Orlu, because of Eastern Security Network, that do not kill or abduct Nigerians, and then send a delegation to negotiate with killer herdsmen, bandits and other terrorists that kill Nigerians?. 17th September 2021. Gunmen kill 3 Policemen in Anambra, Ebonyi States, stations burnt. Nigerian troops, on Sunday, foiled an attempt to kidnap the Catholic Bishop of Orlu Diocese, Most Reverend Augustine Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat, BSC Road, Orlu Imo State. The lecturer who spoke to 247ureports on Monday at his office, stressed the importance of sustaining the […]. In a statement issued, Uzodinma said he has ordered security agencies. According to her, “we boldly condemn the killing of innocent people at Orlu, Imo State. By Ben Ugorji, Owerri A lecturer of Microbiology in Imo State University (IMSU), Dr. The Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma, has condemned the attack by gunmen in Orlu Area of the state which led to the killing and maiming of innocent citizens on Monday. Odume, a native of Umudara village in Amaifeke- Orlu, was called to the Nigerian Bar Association, five years ago. Deputy Director of the Army Public Relations, Col Aliyu Yusuf, said, “On Thursday, 7 January, 2021, following incessant robbery and killing of civilians and security operatives by suspected IPOB militia within Orlu Senatorial Zone, troops of 34 Brigade were deployed in Orlu and its environs to commence effective patrol and dominance of the. Published 31 October 2021. This is the summary of the Friendly match. The website also reported that items and equipment. Orlu is the second largest city in Imo state- it is only Owerri that is bigger. Share on Facebook. The hoodlums were said to have operated from a forest between Orlu and Orsu LGAs. Apart from killing the soldiers, the hoodlums were said to have set part of Orlu on fire. ESN had 12 players while zoo army and police had over 50 players. The killing came just 24 hours after hoodlums murdered the priest-in-charge of St Andrew's Anglican Church Ihitte-Ukwa in Orsu LGA, Emeka Merenu. Advertisement. Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu, Army Spokesman, in a statement on Sunday said troops conducting Exercise GOLDEN DAWN Sector 3 foiled an attempted kidnap and robbery of Ukwuoma at Orlu Diocesan Catholic. From Stanley Uzoaru, Owerri. The residents disclosed this in a survey conducted by SaharaReporters. Some Nigerians have taken to social media to accuse the Nigeria Army of inciting Ethnic war following it recent attacks on the Orlu people of Eastern part of the country. They were busy killing innocent people in Orlu yesterday, they killed about 5 innocent people and destroyed properties worth millions of naira in Orlu yesterday. The Director, Army Public Relations, Brig. The assailants stormed […]. "Orlu is in a total mess," he said. Three gunmen have reportedly been killed in a shootout with the police during an attack on Thursday night at Orlu in Imo State. They were busy killing innocent people in Orlu; they killed about five innocent people and destroyed properties worth millions of naira in Orlu. Few weeks ago we were calling President Museveni of Uganda a dictator meanwhile we have a tyrant leading us. Chris Njoku, The Nations. The Hausa community in Orlu, Imo State, on Tuesday accused the outlawed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), of killing four of its members on Monday. Authorities of the Nigerian Army have dismissed as handiwork of unpatriotic elements, a trending video alleging that troops of 302 Artillery Regiment, Onitsha, were given orders to commence the killing of people at Orlu market. It should be recalled when contacted on the beheading of people, the Imo State Police Public Relations Officers, PPRO, Mike Abatam said: "We have heard of it and we are gathering the necessary information after which we will make an official statement. The newspaper stated that the reason for the attack was yet to be known, adding that residents linked it to a hardened criminal gang and native doctors that operate freely at night. The town was held captive by the military who claimed to be on a mission to recover dead. Most of di business for Orlu, Imo state, east of Nigeria, remain closed on Friday and police plus soldiers still dey patrol di town. How to use e-Naira Nigeria digital currency 34 minutes wey don pass. Odume, popularly known as Omekagu, was attacked and killed in a supermarket, at Amaifeke. Our correspondent gathered on Thursday that Odume was shot dead by the hoodlums on Wednesday evening. From Stanley Uzoaru, Owerri. — odinakabiafra (@odinakabiafra2) February 18, 2021. Advertisement. The incident occurred at about 01:30 pm, which forced residents to take cover in their various houses as motorists completely avoided the. Soldiers on Sunday foiled the kidnap and robbery of Most Reverend Augustine Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat, BSC Road, Orlu, Imo State. Gunmen kill Imo lawyer handling cases of violence in Orlu A lawyer based in Orlu Local Government Area of Imo State , Darlington Odume, has been shot dead by some yet-to-be-identified gunmen. The residents disclosed this in a survey conducted by SaharaReporters. January 25, 2021. PRNigeria reported that a senior. What is happening in Orlu is creating fears everywhere. The Director. Streets and roads of Okporo Orlu have been deserted and several businesses closed down following clashes between soldiers and civilian last week. September 12, 2021. Nigeria Soldiers responsible for latest attacks, killing in Orlu — Southern Youths. The airstrikes in Orlu today is a fragrant disregard of human lives and properties. Two Muslim refugees beat and stab another for wearing a Christian cross. The newspaper stated that the reason for the attack was yet to be known, adding that residents linked it to a hardened criminal gang and native doctors that operate freely at night. The apex youth organisation in Orlu senatorial zone, Orluzurumee Youths, has mandated police and other security officials to leave no stone unturned in unraveling the mystery behind the killing of a legal practitioner, Barr Darlington Odumee, who was shot dead in Imo State, last Thursday. A in Imo State. President Muhammadu Buhari is calling for unnecessary war. The police have been swift and took motion on the suspected members as they engaged in a gunfight and ended up killing their commander. Many people have been reportedly killed in the community following a clash between Nigerian army operatives and the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) security outfit, Eastern …. Orlu Violence: Imo Stakeholders Demand Justice For Residents Killed By Military We are worried that the current situation in Orlu has put the lives, property and livelihoods of innocent families. A combat aircraft of the Nigerian military paraded the tense Orlu communities in Imo State on Tuesday and Wednesday in a bid to locate and engage operatives of the Eastern Security Network accused of killing soldiers and causing mayhem in the area. Crisis in Orlu Imo State: Soldiers killing civilians in Orlu, IPOB alleges. A community leader was beheaded in the attack that began on Sunday, leaving at least 20 homes and cars burnt in. The Police Public Relations Officer in Imo State, Michael Abattam when contacted confirmed the killing to our correspondent on the telephone. The Catholic Bishop was saved after troops responded to a distress call at about 2:30am on Sunday 31 October 2021. A senior military officer. Below are some reactions from Twitter NG. There was palpable fear in Orlu town, in Orlu. How to use e-Naira Nigeria digital currency 34 minutes wey don pass. Over 25 Nigerian Soldiers Have So Far Been Killed In Orlu Battle Family Writers Press International can authoritatively confirmed that over twenty five (25) Nigerian soldiers as at press time, have so far lost their lives in a battle at Orlu, Imo State, Biafraland, within the last forty eight (48) hours. The command spokesman, Michael Abattam, who disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, said two other IPOB members were arrested by the police. Nigerian security operatives in an operation involving the Army, Air force and the Police in Orlu community of Imo State have arrested 20 members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, according to PRNigeria. From Stanley Uzoaru, Owerri. Odume, a native of Umudara village in Amaifeke-Orlu, was called […]. An Orlu based lawyer identified as Darlington Odume has been shot dead by some yet-to-be-identified gunmen. January 27, 2021. The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has raised the alarm over a systemic elimination of civilians in Okporo Orlu, Imo State. The Nigerian army has disowned a viral video making the rounds that it ordered its men to kill all the residents in Orlu local government area of Imo State, during a recent military operation to. Quick Reply. The Igbos in Nigeria Movement (INM) has condemned the killing of innocent citizens by members of the Eastern Security Network (ESN) on Monday in Orlu, Imo State. Heavy shootings were reported in Orlu, Imo State, South-east Nigeria, on Monday. A combat aircraft of the Nigerian military paraded the tense Orlu communities in Imo State on Tuesday and Wednesday in a bid to locate and engage operatives of the Eastern Security Network accused of killing soldiers and causing mayhem in the area. Ken Nwanekwu has condemned the wanton destruction of properties and killing of innocent civilians by Nigerian soldiers in Orlu council area of Imo state. Imo State Governor Hope Uzodimma has revealed that members of the outlawed People of Biafra (IPOB), allegedly killed 10 policemen and including, a prominent Orlu son, Ignatius Obiezu and one Emmanuel Okeke (Soludo). 6th May 2021. Gunmen kill 3 Policemen in Anambra, Ebonyi States, stations burnt. Published 31 October 2021. Imo State Governor Hope Uzodimma has revealed that members of the outlawed People of Biafra (IPOB), allegedly killed 10 policemen and including, a prominent Orlu son, Ignatius Obiezu and one Emmanuel Okeke (Soludo). The Director. February 24, 2021. The joint security team, comprising the Nigeria Police, Army, and other. Augustine Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat at Orlu in Imo. A combat aircraft of the Nigerian military paraded the tense Orlu communities in Imo State on Tuesday and today (Wednesday) in a bid to locate and engage operatives of the Eastern Security Network accused of killing soldiers and causing mayhem in the area. Army is totally & completely unacceptable & I wholeheartedly condemn it. This is the summary of the Friendly match. The Igbos in Nigeria Movement (INM) has condemned the killing of innocent citizens by members of the Eastern Security Network (ESN) in Orlu, Imo State. The SaharaReporters publisher lamented that the country has become a killing field. You can still use bulletin board code and smileys as you would in a normal post. This was what he tweeted: "How does it make sense to send soldiers, helicopters and artillery to Orlu, because of Eastern Security Network, that do not kill or abduct Nigerians, and then send a delegation to negotiate with killer herdsmen, bandits and other terrorists that kill Nigerians?. (Read More Here). A Muslim mob attacks Christians, killing one and seriously injuring others. Below are some reactions from Twitter NG. “The video was recorded in an unknown market claiming to be privy to a supposed order given by 302 Artillery Regiment, Onitsha to start killing everybody at Orlu Market and environs, Orlu L. The killing came just 24 hours after hoodlums murdered the priest-in-charge of St Andrew's Anglican Church Ihitte-Ukwa in Orsu LGA, Emeka Merenu. September 16, 2021. The Catholic Bishop was saved after troops responded to a distress call at about 2:30am on Sunday 31 October 2021. January 25, 2021. The Director. The youth arm of the apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Youth Council (OYC) has denied reports that the military killed residents in Orlu, Imo State through helicopter attacks. There are reports Nigerian Army is currently dropping air bombs killing people in Orlu, Imo State. IDOMA VOICE reports that following the killing of a soldier by the Eastern Security Network, ESN, some men of the Nigerian Army opened fire on residents of Orlu, in Imo State, with one person reportedly dead. Six women and six children are among nineteen Christian villagers butchered by Fulani terrorists. in National. ESN 0:11 Zoo police. Below are some reactions from Twitter NG. IDOMA VOICE reports that following the killing of a soldier by the Eastern Security Network, ESN, some men of the Nigeria army went on rampage on Monday in Orlu shooting sporadically. A popular lawyer in Imo state, Mr Darlington Odume has been killed by gunmen in the Orlu Local Government Area of the state, Punch is reporting. The apex youth organisation in Orlu senatorial zone, Orluzurumee Youths, has mandated police and other security officials to leave no stone unturned in unraveling the mystery behind the killing of a legal practitioner, Barr Darlington Odumee, who was shot dead in Imo State, last Thursday. A in Imo State. Odume, a native of Umudara village in Amaifeke- Orlu, was called to the Nigerian Bar Association, five years ago. The Publicity Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association NBA, Orlu Branch, C. Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodimma has imposed curfew in nine local government areas in Orlu part of the state following yesterday’s alleged killing of no fewer than 10 people in a clash. Authorities of the Nigerian Army have dismissed as handiwork of unpatriotic elements, a trending video alleging that troops of 302 Artillery Regiment, Onitsha, were given orders to commence the killing of people at Orlu market. Tears freely flowed yesterday, in Orlu following reported killing of a legal practitioner, one Darlington Chidume Odume, popularly known as Omekagu, by suspected gunmen in Imo State. The soldier, who is attached to the 302 Artillery Regiment, Onitsha, Anambra State, warned residents of the town to relocate based on their commander’s alleged order. With Quick-Reply you can write a post when viewing a topic without loading a new page. The Director. Orlu is known for peace," He said. The residents disclosed this in a survey conducted by SaharaReporters. IPOB, in a gun battle in an uncompleted building situated in a valley in Amaifeke, Orlu. Operatives of the Imo State Police Command on Sunday said it has killed the Orlu Sector commander of the armed group of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, one Chidera Nnabuhe, popularly known as "Dragon" a native of Umuala in Amaifeke in Orlu Local Government in the state and two others terrorising the residents of Orlu town. Now Nigerian government sent in troop. Ladun Liadi. Operatives of the Imo State Police Command on Sunday said it has killed the Orlu Sector commander of the armed group of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, one Chidera Nnabuhe, popularly known as "Dragon" a native of Umuala in Amaifeke in Orlu Local Government in the state and two others terrorising the residents of Orlu town. The incident occurred at about 01:30 pm, which forced residents to take cover in their various houses as motorists completely avoided the. Advertisement. The killing came just 24 hours after hoodlums murdered the priest-in-charge of St Andrew's Anglican Church Ihitte-Ukwa in Orsu LGA, Emeka Merenu. By Otuya Daniel. From Stanley Uzoaru, Owerri. Gunmen kill Imo lawyer handling cases of violence in Orlu A lawyer based in Orlu Local Government Area of Imo State , Darlington Odume, has been shot dead by some yet-to-be-identified gunmen. Nigeria policemen on duty. Augustine Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat at Orlu in Imo. So, they are killing themselves just to take over the land, nothing more or less. IMO SECURITY NETWORK IN TROUBLE OVER KILLING OF ORLU RESIDENT, DEMOLITION; VICTIMS PETITION IMO ASSEMBLY, DEMAND N200m DAMAGES. Orlu Local Government area of Imo State is currently in turmoil as military men allegedly went on rampage, killing several civilians in revenge for their dead colleagues. Published 31 October 2021. The Catholic Bishop was saved after troops responded to a distress call at about 2:30am on Sunday 31 October 2021. He said the group also collected their Hilux vehicles The governor stated this while responding to the. The Director. By Ben Ugorji, Owerri A lecturer of Microbiology in Imo State University (IMSU), Dr. Ladun Liadi. The killing came just 24 hours after hoodlums murdered the priest-in-charge of St Andrew's Anglican Church Ihitte-Ukwa in Orsu LGA, Emeka Merenu. Spokesperson of the Imo state police command, CSP Michael Abattam, revealed that the police got a tip-off about some sighting of members of the proscribed IPOB/ ESN in Amaifeke in Orlu LGA of Imo State. @DrOlufunmilayo wrote; "There are reports Nigerian Army is currently dropping air bombs killing people in Orlu, Imo State. Crisis in Orlu Imo State: Soldiers killing civilians in Orlu, IPOB alleges. Soldiers on Sunday foiled the kidnap and robbery of Most Reverend Augustine Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat, BSC Road, Orlu, Imo State. Three gunmen have reportedly been killed in a shootout with the police during an attack on Thursday night at Orlu in Imo State. The situation in the community, as well as the circumstances that led to the. As the insecurity in South East region escalates, eight of the gunmen who invaded Orlu Divisional Police Headquarters, Imo State, were on Thursday night killed by a joint security team deployed in the area. Shedding innocent blood is not the way forward & I call on the Nigerian Army to show restraint," he tweeted. There were shootings in Orlu Local Government Area of Imo State, by IPOB Militants particularly from the Banana junction up to Nkwito junction on Monday. Ohaneze factional leader accuses Uzodimma of complicity in killings. IDOMA VOICE reports that following the killing of a soldier by the Eastern Security Network, ESN, some men of the Nigerian Army opened fire on residents of Orlu, in Imo State, with one person reportedly dead. In the clash ESN killed two soldiers. The town was held captive by the military who claimed to be on a mission to recover dead. Sources say the victim, popularly known as Omekagu, was shot in the chest while shopping at a supermarket at Amaifeke in Orlu, in the Orlu Local Government Area of the state. An Orlu based lawyer identified as Darlington Odume has been shot dead by some yet-to-be-identified gunmen. Ken Nwanekwu has condemned the wanton destruction of properties and killing of innocent civilians by Nigerian soldiers in Orlu council area of Imo state. Troops have foiled the attempted kidnap of Most Reverend Augustine Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat, Imo State. Apart from killing the soldiers, the hoodlums were said to have set part of Orlu on fire. The hoodlums were said to have operated from a forest between Orlu and Orsu LGAs. Orlu killings: Orlu residents mourn, lament over alleged government complicity. An attempt to kidnap the Catholic Bishop of Orlu Diocese, Most Reverend Augustine Ukwuoma, was prevented by Nigerian troops on Sunday. Stop killing my people in Orlu 😢 #OrluAirAttack #OrluMassacre — Xpsilver🍥 (@Xpsilver1) February 18, 2021. A popular lawyer in Imo state, Mr Darlington Odume has been killed by gunmen in the Orlu Local Government Area of the state, Punch is reporting. Odume, a native of Umudara village in Amaifeke- Orlu, was called to the Nigerian Bar Association, five years ago. The airstrikes in Orlu today is a fragrant disregard of human lives and properties. Unknown gunmen suspected of burning police stations and killing security personnel were yesterday challenged and neutralized by the Nigerian security forces. But finally, normalcy have returned in Orlu because the ESN threatened to attack their barracks if they continue to kill Orlu youths!. He was handling some of the cases of those arrested in connection with the violence rocking the area. The group, in a statement on Tuesday, said such lawlessness is unacceptable in the interest of peace and tranquillity in the South-East and South-South. In the clash ESN killed two soldiers. — K A Y 🇳🇬🇨🇦 (@Kaylechi_) January 25, 2021. Some communities in Orlu, Imo State, were in the grip of fear Thursday as fierce-looking military men at checkpoints shot sporadically. The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has raised the alarm over a systemic elimination of civilians in Okporo Orlu, Imo State. According to her, “we boldly condemn the killing of innocent people at Orlu, Imo State. Uzodimma said, "The attacks on police stations and killing of policemen during Endsars were carried out by IPOB and not protesting youths for the sole purpose of hijacking and stealing weapons. Advertisement. "Troops conducting Exercise GOLDEN DAWN Sector 3 have foiled an attempted kidnap and robbery of Most Reverend Augustine Ukwuoma at the Orlu Diocesan Catholic Secretariat, BSC Road, Orlu Imo State," "The troops in response to a distress call at about 2:30am on Sunday 31 October 2021, swiftly moved to the scene forcing the assailants to take to. PRNigeria reported that a senior. The Commissioner of Police, CP Rabiu Hussaini, disclosed this in a statement signed by the spokesperson in the state, Michael Abattam, on Sunday. Orlu General Assembly Canada. The Nigerian government will go to any length to protect the terrorising fulani herdsmen at the expense of innocent lives in Orlu. Most of di business for Orlu, Imo state, east of Nigeria, remain closed on Friday and police plus soldiers still dey patrol di town. The Publicity Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association NBA, Orlu Branch, C. Chris Njoku, The Nations. The group, in a statement on Tuesday, said. Imo State Government has tightened Security in Orlu Local Government Area following the beheading of people in the area by suspected criminal gangs and native doctors on the prowl in the night. Imo: IPOB Militants kill 4, set house, buses ablaze. The Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma, has condemned the attack by gunmen in Orlu Area of the state which led to the killing and maiming of innocent citizens on Monday. Nnamdi Kanu raises alarm terrorists in Nigerian Army Uniform are Killing Orlu Residents in Broad daylight - Nnamdi Kau raises alarm. Deputy Director of the Army Public Relations, Col Aliyu Yusuf, said, “On Thursday, 7 January, 2021, following incessant robbery and killing of civilians and security operatives by suspected IPOB militia within Orlu Senatorial Zone, troops of 34 Brigade were deployed in Orlu and its environs to commence effective patrol and dominance of the. The Director, Army Public Relations, Brig. "The attacks on police stations and killing of policemen during #Endsars were carried out by IPOB and not protesting youths for the sole purpose of hijacking and stealing weapons. See how the Nigerian Army attacked Orlu in Imo State today?. The Imo police command says it has arrested 26 persons allegedly linked to the killing of Fatmann Dooiyor, a divisional police officer (DPO), in Oru east LGA of the state. Members of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) in Imo state on Monday boycotted courts to protest the killing of one of their colleagues. READ ALSO Jukun’s ruler, Aku-Uka of Wukari, dies […]. A in Imo State. In the early hours of the morning, Nnamdi Kanu tweeted a statement on twitter. The announcement was made by the Publicity Secretary of the Eastern Bar Forum Mr. The outcome of what's happening in Orlu,will shape the future of IPOB and ESN. The incident occurred at about 01:30 pm, which forced residents to take cover in their various houses as motorists completely avoided the. OMEKAGU-ODUMEH, ESQ. IDOMA VOICE reports that following the killing of a soldier by the Eastern Security Network, ESN, some men of the Nigeria army went on rampage on Monday in Orlu shooting sporadically. The reason behind the clashes was unclear, but one Orlu resident told AFP the army retaliated after a soldier was allegedly killed by militia members. September 16, 2021. Published 31 October 2021. The governor said: "This afternoon, I received a very disturbing report on the activities of a group of militants who unleashed a shooting spree in the Orlu area of the state, killing and. During the recent mayhem witnessed in Orlu, some groups and well meaning individuals raised alarm over the deployment of army and killing of unarmed peaceful people of Orlu but surprisingly the senator representing Orlu zone remained silent in the face of choas, violence and killings in the zone he represents. Nigerian security operatives in an operation involving the Army, Air force and the Police in Orlu community of Imo State have arrested 20 members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, according to PRNigeria. Operatives of the Imo State Police Command on Sunday said it has killed the Orlu Sector commander of the armed group of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, one Chidera Nnabuhe, popularly known as "Dragon" a native of Umuala in Amaifeke in Orlu Local Government in the state and two others terrorising the residents of Orlu town. Orlu Imo State is under SIEGE by Nigerian military. This was what he tweeted: "How does it make sense to send soldiers, helicopters and artillery to Orlu, because of Eastern Security Network, that do not kill or abduct Nigerians, and then send a delegation to negotiate with killer herdsmen, bandits and other terrorists that kill Nigerians?. 3 min read. A statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, CSP Michael Abattam, said the police. Ladun Liadi. IDOMA VOICE reports that following the killing of a soldier by the Eastern Security Network, ESN, some men of the Nigeria army went on rampage on Monday in Orlu shooting sporadically. The group in a statement on Tuesday said such lawlessness is unacceptable in the interest of peace and tranquility in the South-East and South-South. February 24, 2021. A in Imo State. The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has raised the alarm of systemic elimination of civilians in Okporo Orlu, Imo State. The destruction of lives and property by the military in the area on the alleged revenge of the death of their colleague, who was allegedly murdered by Eastern Security Network, was uncalled for. Odume, a native of Umudara village in Amaifeke- Orlu, was called to the Nigerian Bar Association, five years ago. The elements were trailed from their base on their way to attack Orlu Divisional Police Station. An Orlu based lawyer identified as Darlington Odume has been shot dead by some yet-to-be-identified gunmen. Just talk tough against any northern interest in Nigeria and see how northern political, religious & thought leaders would converge, rally round & support their own against all odds. We're still talking about Lekki massacre and same Nigerian military are going from street to street in Orlu killing unarmed civilians & burning down houses. The destruction of lives and property by the military in the area on the alleged revenge of the death of their colleague, who was allegedly murdered by Eastern Security Network, was uncalled for. By Imo Trumpeta - May 4, 2017. The Imo police command says it has arrested 26 persons allegedly linked to the killing of Fatmann Dooiyor, a divisional police officer (DPO), in Oru east LGA of the state. The Director. A traditional chief from Orlu, Ernest Adimiaka, told AFP that four people including a middle-aged woman had died in the clashes. Published 31 October 2021. The group, in a statement on Tuesday, said. See also Sheriff sued for killing man after killing dog The statement said: "The troops conducting Exercise GOLDEN DAWN Sector 3 thwarted an attempted kidnapping and robbery of Bishop Augustine Ukwuoma at the Diocesan Catholic Secretariat of Orlu, BSC Road, Orlu Imo State. Advertisement. Eight buildings were burnt and one person was killed in the ensuing events. The group in a statement on Thursday by its national president, Comrade Igboayaka O Igboayaka said truly there was a heavy military presence in the area, inhabitants […]. IDOMA VOICE reports that following the killing of a soldier by the Eastern Security Network, ESN, some men of the Nigerian Army opened fire on residents of Orlu, in Imo State, with one person reportedly dead. Recall that fugitive leader of […]. A combat aircraft of the Nigerian military paraded the tense Orlu communities in Imo State on Tuesday and Wednesday in a bid to locate and engage operatives of the Eastern Security Network accused of killing soldiers and causing mayhem in the area. Orlu Imo State is under SIEGE by Nigerian military. The Nigerian army has disowned a viral video making the rounds that it ordered its men to kill all the residents in Orlu local government area of Imo State, during a recent military operation to. Anambra: A new killing field Since this year, more than 20 people including policemen, naval officers, a staff of the Nigeria Correctional Service (NCS) and civilians have been killed by gunmen in. Crisis in Orlu Imo State. Orlu killings: Orlu residents mourn, lament over alleged government complicity. The residents disclosed this in a survey conducted by SaharaReporters. Re: Orlu Killing: Can Buhari Let Us Know Who Ordered The Military Operation?oby Ezek by gidgiddy: 2:14pm On Jan 26 Kudejo : This is typical of IPOB idiots, you start a war with the military and when the military retaliates and you realize you can't win and tag it a massacre and start looking for peace. "' But Youths have taken over the Security in Okporo and neighbouring Communities in Orlu Local Government Area of Imo State, where the beheading of persons have become almost a daily occurrence. "They are now using those arms to destroy Orlu. The Nigerian army has confirmed the killing of eleven members of the Eastern Security Network ESN and the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB in Orlu, Imo State. The Police Public Relations Officer in Imo State, Michael Abattam when contacted confirmed the killing to our correspondent on the telephone. Now Nigerian government sent in troop. In the trending video, the Nigerian army's van was seen parked outside of the yet-to-be disclosed synagogue in Imo state. Spokesperson of the Imo state police command, CSP Michael Abattam, revealed that the police got a tip-off about some sighting of members of the proscribed IPOB/ ESN in Amaifeke in Orlu LGA of Imo State. In a statement issued, Uzodinma said he has ordered security agencies. ly/34ogCawFollow Channels Television On: Facebook: https://www. Operatives of the Imo State Police Command on Sunday said it has killed the Orlu Sector commander of the armed group of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, one Chidera Nnabuhe, popularly known as "Dragon" a native of Umuala in Amaifeke in Orlu Local Government in the state and two others terrorising the residents of Orlu town. A combat aircraft of the Nigerian military paraded the tense Orlu communities in Imo State on Tuesday and Wednesday in a bid to locate and engage operatives of the Eastern Security Network accused of killing soldiers and causing mayhem in the area. The Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma, has condemned the attack by gunmen in Orlu Area of the state which led to the killing and maiming of innocent citizens on Monday. Six women and six children are among nineteen Christian villagers butchered by Fulani terrorists. Some residents of Orlu communities in Imo State have accused soldiers of the Nigerian Army of killing 'innocent' people. A statement from Brigadier General Onyema […]. Most of di business for Orlu, Imo state, east of Nigeria, remain closed on Friday and police plus soldiers still dey patrol di town. Darlington Odume, popularly known as Omekagu, was murdered on September 16 at the parking lot of a supermarket at Amaifeke in Orlu. Tears freely flowed yesterday, in Orlu following reported killing of a legal practitioner, one Darlington Chidume Odume, popularly known as Omekagu, by suspected gunmen in Imo State. Many unarmed, innocent civilians have been subjected to days of grueling dehumanization and summary executions by the soldiers, under the guise of searching for "Unknown Gunmen" and the Operatives of. The Director. Soldiers killing civilians in Orlu, IPOB alleges. Recall that within the past few days, truck loads of the Nigerian soldiers with heavy weaponry, were moved to Orlu, to kill, maim and destroy. Our correspondent bin gada dat di gun […]. The gunmen burnt Orlu Police Station with the aide of explosives and petrol bombs, killing one police inspector. 💔💔💔💔 — KACHI 🍜 (@Chef_Kachi) February 18, 2021. Source: Sahara Reporters. The assailants stormed […]. The killing came just 24 hours after hoodlums murdered the priest-in-charge of St Andrew's Anglican Church Ihitte-Ukwa in Orsu LGA, Emeka Merenu. Nigeria Soldiers responsible for latest attacks, killing in Orlu — Southern Youths. What is happening in Orlu is creating fears everywhere. Otokoto killing and beheading On September 19th, 1996, an Owerri-based, businessman, Chief Vincent Duru who was known as Otokoto, the owner of Otokoto Hotel on Orlu Road, Owerri was fingered in. The Police Public Relations Officer in Imo State, Michael Abattam when contacted confirmed the killing to our correspondent on the telephone. Most of di business for Orlu, Imo state, east of Nigeria, remain closed on Friday and police plus soldiers still dey patrol di town. A team of Nigerian security forces engaged the unknown gunmen as they entered into Orlu town. “Even this Monday morning we hear of strange movement by these men in Okporo community and people started running. The Director. President Muhammadu Buhari is calling for unnecessary war. “The video was recorded in an unknown market claiming to be privy to a supposed order given by 302 Artillery Regiment, Onitsha to start killing everybody at Orlu Market and environs, Orlu L.