Following the third attempt on the life of Deputy Senate president, Ike Ekweremadu, Igbo socio-cultural group, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has warned that, if any harm befalls the deputy senate leader, Nigeria will not be the same again.
The group in a press statement issued by the President of the Ohanaeze Youth Council, OYC, Mazi Okechukwu Isiguzoro, raised an alarm that “the highest Igbo political office holder is being hunted for elimination”.
In the statement, the council challenged the Inspector General of Police to to conduct a thorough investigation to unearth those behind the evil plot to kill Ekweremadu.
Warning that killing of the Deputy Senate President portends danger for the country, OYC said, ”Should anything happen to Ekweremadu, Nigeria will not remain the same again”.We are ready to stake our lives to ensure the safety of Ekweremadu. If those who opposed his emergence as Deputy Senate President now want to come after his life they will still fail just as they failed to stop his ascendancy”,