PRO-BIAFRA GROUP’S BID TO SEIZE ENUGU RADIO, TV STATIONS FOILED
…POLICEMAN, ANOTHER KILLED By Tony Edike
Members of the Pro-Biafra group, Biafra Zionists Federation, BZF, led by Benjamin Onwuka, who allegedly attacked the Government House, Enugu on March 8 allegedly struck again in the early hours of yesterday at the Enugu State Broadcasting Service, ESBS in an attempt to seize the radio and television station for a broadcast.
The move was however foiled by a team of policemen alerted by some staff of the station who arrived for the morning duty and met their premises under siege.
A police sergeant and a member of BZF were killed in a shootout while a police inspector who led the team was seriously wounded.