A combined team of Nigerian police and army have allegedly shot unarmed protesters celebrating the inauguration of US president-elect Donald Trump in Port-Harcourt, the Rivers State capital.
According to The Sun, unconfirmed reports showed that the media and publicity secretary of IPOB, Emma Powerful, alleged that no fewer than 11 members of the pro-Biafra group have been shot dead by security operatives.
“They have attacked our people; 11 have been confirmed dead, many others have bullet wounds”, he claimed in the statement,” he said.
He alleged that the attack was carried out by the police, the army and the Department of State Services.
A Twitter user, Anioke Collins, said Biafrians were shot by police officers at Igwuocha area of the state.
It was reported earlier that pro-Biafra supporters took to the street in the Port Harcourt to march in solidarity to Trump.
Biafra supporters have always expressed their support for Trump hoping he will help them achieve the actualisation for Biafra.