Reports reaching CKN News from our I reporters showed that most parts of the South East are under total lockdown. Major markets like the ones in ABA, Onitsha, Awka, Nnewi , Okigwe remain under lock and key.Economic activities were at their lowest,though people are moving around unmolested.
Many Banks were cautious in opening to their customers early in the morning,but most of them are now fully operational. Security agents especially those of the Army ,Civil Defence and Nigeria Police were seem at strategic points in the cities keeping an eagle eye.
The heavy presence of Security men in itself heightened fears among the people..Those who ordinarily would have ventured out have decided to stay at home.IPOB and other Pro Biafran groups have warned those in the South East to stay at home today in remembrance of about 3 million Biafrans that lost their lives in the Biafra war 50 years ago.