Fear has engulfed many people as Bakassi Boys return to the South East.
The Vigilante group known as Bakassi Boys has returned to the South East years after the group was disbanded.
The dreaded vigilante group popularly known as ‘Bakassi boys’ who had years back engaged in killing those suspected to be evil, Wicked and Unreasonable in Anambra state has resurfaced in the state.
Our correspondence gathered that the Vigilante group during the tenure of Dr. Chinwoke Mbadinuju engaged in jungle justice as non of their victims was allowed to be tried in the court of Law.
The group came back to crush cultists and other criminals who are now ravaging the peace of the state.
As told through Our Correspondence, over ten people have been reportedly killed by the Bakassi boys since weekend.
A source told this meduim that a video of the arrival of the dreaded vigilante group was watced in Awka, the state capital at the weekend.
A resident petrol attendant in Awka told Our Correspondence the story of how her customer, “a Keke driver was shot by the Bakassi Boys and the bullet couldn’t penetrate his skin after which he was macheted and burnt alive”.
Our Reporters also gathered that the Bakassi Boys were invited by the indigenes of Awka to help them checkmate the excessess of cultists and other criminal activities that have eaten deep into the fabric of the community.
A source said that Secret cult activities have eaten deep into the hearts of many youths in Anambra state and the entire country.
According to him, Awka indigenes earlier last year brought an idol that would help them to curtail the evil of cult boys in the area which he said did not work.
Reacting to the development, the police spokesman Ikenga Tochukwu said he had no information about the activities of Bakassi Boys, but a senior official confirmed that they arrived on Saturday.
“That’s the only thing I can tell you for now, let’s see how things work out in days and weeks to come,” he said.
“If they engage in jungle justice, nobody will talk, especially the lawyers and human rights groups, but when police engage in such, the whole world will tumble and that’s what the state deserves at this moment, ” the source said.