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Biafra Zionists Leader, Onwuka, Members Arrested



Leader of the Biafra Zionists Federation, BZF, Barr. Benjamin Onwuka  has been  arrested in Enugu.

The pro-Biafra agitator, was nabbed alongside some other members of his group on Monday.

The group allegedly headed for the Enugu Government House to hoist the Biafran flag, but were stopped on getting to close to the road leading to the place. A combined team of security operatives allegedly arrested Onwuka and his supporters.

They were arrested after another failed attempt to enter the Enugu Government House. A source disclosed that they had marched from the Presidential Road, through Rangers Avenue, but were stopped at the Bissala Road entry to the Government House by security operatives.

Deputy leader of the group, Mazi Ambrose Ugwu, who confirmed the arrest to journalists, said the whereabouts of their members remained unknown.

“Our people left this morning (Monday) for the Enugu Government House to hoist the Biafra flag, but they were stopped on getting to close to the road to leading to the place. As we speak, we have not heard from them,” he said.

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