Enugu Community Opens Up On Death Of Fulani Herdsman

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Aku, a community Igbo-Etiti Local Area of , has frowned at the report a deceased Fulani herdsman found near its community.

According to Vanguard, the community said they cannot be involved such a dastardly act.

Chairman of Aku General Assembly, AGA, Chief Fidelis Odo Ezeoyili, maintained Aku community has had harmonious relationship the the area, and described the report as misleading.

Ezeoyili said: “The entire Aku Community is worried and embarrassed by the recent report the body of a deceased Fulani herdsman found in the community.

“The recent incident in communities of Obimo and Nkpologu, about five kilometres to Aku town which the security agencies are currently investigating has to do some alleged hunters who were found dead in the bush they were residing.

“We are aware that since the incident occured, the state and relevant security agencies have been top of the situation. We have absolute confidence in the capacity and ability of the state and security agencies to deal the situation effectively.

“The incident has nothing to with Aku Community because the incident never took place in Aku territory. Again, before the incident, Aku Community has immediate or pending conflicts with the alleged Fulani hunters, prior to the demise of some of them.

“It is preemptive and preposterous of any individual or media to publish or spread false information such sensitive security matter, when the security agencies have concluded and made their findings public,” he warned.