Serious Tension In Southeast As Igbo Youths Search Cars For Hausa’s

Following the tension happening in Abia State. A video has surfaced online of some armed southeast youths carrying out a stop and search operation in the southeast looking for Hausas in vehicles. In the video shared by Sahara Reporters, the youths who carried knives, d-ggers and bottles could be seen stopping inter-state vehicles and speaking in Igbo.

According to the report, the operation was carried out in In Aba Southeast, Abia state. The youths asked the occupants if there were any Hausa Fulani persons in the vehicles and the passengers replied that there were none before they were asked to go. A few metres away, the same vehicle was stopped and the same question put to them and they replied again that if there were any Hausas in the vehicle, thy would have been removed.

Some tyres were being burnt along the way as the youths stopped more vehicles to ask the occupants if there were any Hausas in them.

The same vehicle was stopped again and the occupants insisted that “It is only your brothers that are inside here. We did not carry any Hausas.”

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