The Nation gathered the attack, which occurred on Friday night, threw the sleepy town into disarray.
The bicycles, which he facilitated through Afenifere leader and Grand Patron of Yoruba Summit Group (YSG) Chief Ayo Adebanjo were to be used for information gathering, surveillance,and other security activities across the South-west region.
The spokesman of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Emma Powerful, disclosed this in a statement on Monday
The bandits, numbering over 50, who invaded the town on more than 20 motorcycles, also razed the palace of the traditional ruler, the Asigangan, as well as a popular petroleum station in the town
This followed a distress call received by the Divisional Police Officer of Bode Olude Divisional Headquarters at about 12 noon that a tipper driver has been kidnapped by a group of people suspected to be herdsmen.
The lawmaker made the plea during plenary on Wednesday after raising a point of order to draw the attention of the upper chamber to recent killings in Ado Local Government Area.
Governor Umahi of Ebonyi State, who stated this during a television interview on Tuesday, said there was the need to set aside a date to honour the Igbo who died during the three-year war, insisting there was nothing wrong with it
The gunmen attacked Odoke, Ndiobasi and Obakotara communities in Ebonyi local government area.
During the protest, they blocked the Markurdi-Lafia Federal Highway and laid the corpses of the victims on the road.
The Governor emphasised that the tension created by the recent killings associated with the herdsmen in Egedegede and other localities in Ishielu local government area of the state was still very high, warning that their return could escalate insecurity.
The Command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP Mohammed Jalige, confirmed the arrest in a statement he issued late on Sunday in Kaduna.
The incident was said to have occurred at Tyo Mu along Makurdi-Gboko road while on a visit to a farm.
The spokesman of the Ekiti State Police Command, Sunday Abutu, confirmed the incident on Saturday
The popular prophet in his reaction explained that he supports the decision of the North not to supply food again because it will awaken the South West Governors to what they need to do.
The caution followed the recent trooping of more cattle breeders into the state from neighbouring states and beyond.
Ortom had alleged Mohammed is a terrorist, sponsoring herdsmen.
Its Chairman, Chief Ayodele Ojo, said this would enhance Federal Government’s policies and programmes on food security.
The Yoruba leaders said the meeting was in swift response to the growing spate of insecurity in the region, disclosing that the meeting was also geared towards working out lasting strategies and modalities to secure the region against killer herdsmen.
The governor said the primary objective of his comment was to avert the dangerous prospect of a nationwide backlash and generalisation of the Fulani clan as criminals.
Akeredolu said this in response to the position of Mohammed justifying the bearing of AK47 by killer herdsmen.