Bakassi Boys, a vigilante group in the South East, have gotten back to certain parts of Awka, Anambra State, a long time after their disbandment, various sources report.
According to the punch, they were found in two vans, singing and warning criminals.
Be that as it may, it couldn’t be affirmed who welcomed the feared vigilante group.
However, a source said, “The young men came principally for supposed religion groups which have taken throughout Awka town in the past days with no reaction from the Police. I think they were welcomed by merchants.”
Daily Trust reports that a senior officer who would not like to be named, said some security men showed up at the state, however neglected to affirm in the event that they were sent by the public authority.
“That is the solitary thing I can advise you, for the time being. How about we perceive how things work out in the days and weeks to come,” the police source said.
The Bakassi Boys are normally furnished with cleavers and firearms and a variety of dark sorcery ancient rarities worn around their body.
They have been blamed for extrajudicial killings.
Their objectives are suspected negligible cheats, furnished looters, ceremonial executioners, killers, degenerate people, and by and large, anybody thought about evil.
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Ikenga Tochukwu, in any case, said he didn’t know about the turn of events.
He said; “I don’t have any such subtleties before me. In the interim, I will make enquires please.”
Found out if the police would be prepared with such course of action, the PPRO said, “We are prepared to work with any partner in security