Fresh videos have emerged displaying an arrested ESN member shedding light on their mode of operations and the way they wreaked havoc in the southeast. Recall the southeast has come under heavy attack from men speculated to be participants of the ESN, the militia organization of eh outlawed IPOB, Thecitypulsenews reports.
At the last count, over 8 police formations and facilities were burnt down while a few security employees have also lost their lives in the carnage that followed.
As seen in a video published by a famous social commentator, Ugo Egbujo on Facebook, The man who gave his name as Henry alias Japan, a local of Isu LGA in Imo state had confessed he’ s a member of the ESN in the LGA.
The interviewer had gone ahead to ask if he was a member of the ESN and he confirmed that he was only a member and not the leader of the group in the LGA. He additionally cited that he joined the organization over 3 years ago.
On the assault at the police headquarters and the correctional center in Imo state a few months ago, he agreed to be a member of the organization which went for the attack. He, however, stated that he did not wield any guns but only a stick which he used to break the windows in the building.
When asked why they attacked the facility, he narrated that it was due to some of their members who have been arrested and incarcerated in the prisons. They had planned to attack the facility and set them free. When asked what the organization aimed to achieve, he said they wanted freedom, that they were freedom fighters.
The interviewer then asked him why his group attacked and killed soldiers in Ukwuoji checkpoint if he was a freedom fighter, He denied being a part of the organization which attacked the soldiers however stated that they had already surpassed in the first automobile before the attack on the soldiers
He later asked for leniency from the authorities and added that he has not been paid ” shishi” which means the ESN has not given him something for being a member. He added that the organization had promised to attend to him and educate his kids once the Biafran battle materializes.
Watch the video below: