Men of Nigerian police and army were seen this morning, forcing Hausa people into their vans and conveying them off. The reason for this action could not be ascertained, as a young man who gave his name is Chidike told us. “We just saw the police and army forcing them into their vehicles.
“It may be connected to the news we heard that herdsmen wanted to attack Umuojima village outskirts of Aba, which they did not succeed Another bystander explained to our correspondent that they used forced on them. “From Umungasi side to Abia Poly, Hausa people were forced to enter the vehicles, They were even using “BY FIRE BY FORCE” on them. If you don’t agree, they will force you into their Van.
According to another man who spoke briefly to us, he said it was announced on Radio that a large number of Fulani herdsmen were seen gathered in a bush, in Umuojima village, few kilometers off Aba. “The person also said the security men and villagers gave them a hot chase from the bush where they gathered.
On popular social media platform, FACEBOOK, a commenter said “All the Hausas that used to stay at Abiapoly 2nd gate has being conveyed off leaving their shoe making equipments there. Even one of dem that refuse to go with dem, they beat him nd forced him inside their vehicle.