Allow Us Bury Our Eze and Wife Peacefully: Isiama Afara Community to FG.
People of Isiama Afara in Umuahia North Local Government of Abia state has appealed to federal government to allow them bury their traditional ruler, Eze Isreal Kalu and his late wife peacefully.
Briefing newsmen in Umuahia, the State capital on Tuesday concerning the controversy and insinuations from some quarters that the event is for IPOB members, the President General of Isiama Afara, Chief Ikechukwu Ndubueze cautioned people to stop creating unnecessary tension which attracted military presence in Afara community.
He frowned at various stories posted by people on social media, assuring that they will meet with the security agents to ensure that the traditional rites required during the burial of their Eze is carried out successfully.
On his part, the son of Eze Isreal Kalu Emmanuel disclosed that the burial of his parents is not an IPOB affair and assured the federal government that the funeral will be peaceful.