Abacha Community in Idemili North Council Area has declared its support of the action of Anambra State government in suspending its traditional ruler, Engineer. GBC Mbakwe.
In declaring their support for the statement government, members of the community condemned the monarch’s recent misconduct. They therefore staged a peaceful protest which took off from the community’s Civic Center, Abacha, through many streets and ended up at the Government House, Awka.
Members of the community carried various placards and banners which read “Abacha community remains totally in support of Chief Sir Willie Obiano Akpokuodike global”, “Abacha is a peaceful community”, “We support Anambra State Government”, “We condemn Igwe GBC Mbakwe’s actions”, “Abacha is at peace with Akpokuedike global”, “We say no to tyranny and high handedness of the suspended Engr GBC Mbakwe”, among others.
It would be recalled that following the recommendation of the State Traditional Rulers’ Council, Anambra state government suspended the Igwe and eleven others.