Two persons were reportedly killed in Nnewi, Anambra State on Monday, August 9, 2021, following the sit at home order issued by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).
African Community News reports that there is huge compliance to the order in most parts of Anambra state, same with majority of town and villages in Abia, especially the commercial city of Aba.
Correspondents cover the situation said there were sounds of heavy gun shots at Izuchukwu Junction as early as 6:00 am only to come out to see two lifeless bodies of young men. But nobody could explain who shot them.
Meanwhile, markets, offices and other public places remain closed. Even the roads and major streets are vacated.