Akunyili’s Murder: FG may declare State-of-Emergency in Anambra – Ohanaeze


Apex Igbo organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide has warned that the federal government may declare a a ‘state-of-emergency’ in Anambra state following the gruesome murder of Chike Akunyili, the husband of late NAFDAC DG, Dora Akunyili.

In a statement made available to POLITICS NIGERIA on Wednesday afternoon, signed by its Secretary-General, Mazi Okechukwu Isiguzoro, the group condemned the killing of Akunyili adding that the state governor, Willie Obiano to ensure that the killers are brought to book urgently.

“The slaughter of Dr. Chike Akunyili, the husband of late Prof Dora Akunyili is atrocious, horrendous, unacceptable, and barbaric.”

“Governor Willie Obiano should ensure that the perpetrators of this heinous crime and murder are brought to face the consequences of their actions before the laws of the land.”

“FG might use the pretence of the proclamation of the southeast as a RED ZONE to declare a state of emergency in Anambra state before the Anambra Guber elections.”

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  1. Things are happening mostly in the north, they have not declare state of emergency to Boko Haram and bandit that is disrupting the peace of the country, and the government have have not put them in terrorist list, but when things happen in south or East government will pick up, my question is why?

  2. Can state of Emergency solve the problems? Why for Anambra State that is due for Election in few weeks time.why can’t the DSS deeply investigate what is happening because this has lasted for awhile.If Federal Govt is not complicit in all these insecurity,a more discerning measure Must be adopted to stop this growing insecurity especially in South East that was so peaceful before.

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