The Ogoni Community Development Network has expressed condemnation of homeland news report of the brutal molestation of erstwhile president of MOSOP Legborsi Saro Pyagbara in an attempt to forcefully take over his residence in Port Harcourt. In a statement signed by the president of the group, Johnson Kuele, the group strongly condemned the act stating that it negates the nonviolent orientation of MOSOP.
Kuele said the physical brutality on erstwhile president of MOSOP, Legborsi Pyagbara was done by a group claiming the presidency of MOSOP and led by Bari-ala Kpalap. The beating up of Pyagbara by the group the statement said is brutish and humiliating and not deserving of the person of Pyagbara.
The statement said Pyagbara is currently acting lawlessly, laying claim to the presidency of MOSOP which no longer belongs to him following the expiration of his tenure in December 2018, the group said it did not think that beating him up was the right thing to do.