The Senator representing Enugu West, Sen. Ike Ekweremadu was seen in a video been attacked in Germany by the IPOBs.
In a video that went viral on Saturday, August 17, 2019, former Deputy Senate President, Sen. Ike Ekweremadu, who has served in the Nigerian Senate since 2003 was seen being pelted with stones, water packs and yams by by a group of men later identified to be IPOB members.
Uche Anichukwu, a media aide to the Senator confirmed this incident. In his Statement, The Senator said he was attacked by members of the proscribed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, IPOB in Nuremberg, Germany at the Second Annual Cultural Festival and Convention organised by the Ndigbo Germany.
The reason for the attack on the Senator is because of an order given to the members of IPOB by Nnamdi Kanu through their spokesman, Mr. Emma Powerful, to attack all South Eastern Governors spotted anywhere abroad.