SecurityJust In: Biafran Leader’s House Raided By Security Operatives
The residence of the Deputy Leader of the Biafra Nations League (BNL), Ebuta Takon in Ikom, Cross River State, was today, raided by a special team which consisted of Police and Army.
The operation which took place on Friday’s morning, did not record any arrest, according to Politics Nigeria.
This incident occurred barely 24-hours later, after Takon commented on the Cameroonian government’s unsuccessful invasion of the camp of suspected militant loyalists in Isangele subdivision of Bakassi Peninsula.
According to an eyewitnesses, the security operatives broke into the house to search for arms and other contraband substances but could not find any illegal items.
He further disclosed that the BnL Deputy Chief could not be found around his residence during the operation, adding “and he doesn’t keep unwanted materials in his house”.
Ikom Coordinator of BNL, Joshua Obaji who confirmed the raid said Ejagham supporters of the group had been advised to stay calm amid the turbulent situation.