Following the recent activities of members of the Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign States of Biafran (MASSOB) and the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), the Inspector General of Police, IGP Solomon E. Arase NPM Fdc has ordered an immediate clamp down on person or group of persons inciting violence and social disorder across the country.
In a press statement signed by Force Public Relations Officer ACP Olabisi Kolawole, the
Operational order empowers the police to arrest anybody fomenting any act of violence or disorder, or any act inimical to the security of the nation. So far 22 person have been arrested and this include four people in Anambra State , six in Imo State , 11 in Delta State and one in Abia State.
The IGP further warns that all people so arrested for inciting violence, irrespective of their class or status in the society would be charged to court accordingly.