Terror Ravages Ebonyi State Over A Notorious Cult Group.
A notorious group known as Morekanbedone has been reported to be responsible for the several murders, rape and other crimes devastating the people of Edda community in Afikpo Local Government Area of Ebonyi State which has led the community to cry out for help from the Federal Government.
A group led by the Former Commissioner of Information, Chief Abia Onyeike, has written a letter to the Inspector General of Police Mohammed, Abubakar Adamu, the DG of the Department of State Services, Yusuf Magaji Bichi, the Senate President, Speaker of the House of Representative,the Executive Secretary of the National Human Right Commission, and the Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Yusuf Buratai to come deliver their community from the hands of the group.
The group is said to be under the cover of a politician in the community and is responsible for most of the crimes reported in the area’
Onyeike said in the letter are about 22 cases of murder, torture, assault, rape and other criminal offences.
He gave several instance of the happenings in the community from 2007 to date, one of which was an attempt to bury alive a 20 year old lad known as Sunday Oji and several successful murder incidences.
He reported that no arrest has been made despite the charge from the Governor of the State, David Umahi to the Police and DSS to bring offenders to the law.