May 2022 Security Report

May 2022 Security Report

May 2022 Security Report

The security situation in Nigeria remains precarious with many challenges across all the geopolitical zones of the nation.

Some Notable security Incidences of the month

Escalating Violence in Southeast.

The 5 states (Anambra, Abia, Imo, Enugu, Ebonyi) of SE continue to experience mounting insecurity. Sit at home order on Mondays continues causing businesses to struggle. Most of the violence is currently centered in Anambra and Imo.

An Anambra lawmaker was kidnapped and beheaded, a Nigerian northern pregnant woman -Hadira, with her 4 children were also murdered by armed men, several attacks on civil and governemnt infrastructure, and brazen ultimatum (letters asking for ransom or arms at the risk of being attacked) on 9 LGAs in Anambra etc, necessitated curfew order within the state.

On the other hand Security agencies in May, ramped up their operations in the SE with many forest hideouts and camps coming under their attack and dozens of fighters neutralised with weapons, firearms and charms recovered.

The security situation remains tense at best in. the southeast, maximum personal and general security measures at all times is advised.

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