The Nigerian Police has declared Ifeanyi Ejiofor, Lawyer to the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu wanted.
The Anambra State Police Commissioner, CP John Abang declared Kanu’s lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor wanted in Awka on Tuesday.
It was reported that two policemen were reportedly killed by members of the IPOB in Oraifite, Ekwusigo Local Government Area of Anambra State on Monday.
Daily Tells understands that the Police where reportedly to attacked the house of the pro-Biafra activist lawyer after the Burial of his brother, the member of the IPOB in that community were killed and this lead to the attack of the police officers in a reappraisal attack.
The State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Haruna Mohammed leveled accusation on members of IPOB in Oraifite of killing two police officers when a team of security men went to arrest Ejiofor over a complaint of abduction leveled against him.
Haruna said IPOB members rudely attacked the police, killed two of its men and burn down their patrol van.
Nnamdi Kanu’s lawyer, Ejiofor has been linked to the killing of the Police officers and the Anambra Police Command, declared him wanted. Police declared Ejiofor wanted.
Speaking on Tuesday night, CP Abang called on the public to give useful information on the whereabout of Ifeanyi Ejiofor to the nearest Police station.
“We implore law-abiding Nigerians from North, South East or West who have information about this man to report to the nearest police station.
“He is a member of the proscribed IPOB, and he is wanted in connection with the killing of two policemen. We implore anyone who has information on him to report to us.” The CP declared.
According to A source that is privy to us said that Police had attacked the Lawyer’s house for arrest and in retaliation for the attack on the lawyer’s house, youths in the community killed the two policemen and burnt them at the Nkwo Market area of Oraifite.