Not less than 5 troopers are mentioned to have been shot useless alongside Wetheral Street Owerri in Imo State as unknown gunmen attacked the realm.
The incident occurred within the late hours of Friday.
That is coming few days earlier than the Might thirtieth seat-at-home order given by the chief of Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, in commemoration of the Biafra Day.
In keeping with an eyewitness, the bandits took the troopers unaware and opened hearth on them, killing 5 at a spot.
“Proper now, 5 troopers have been shot useless. Everyone seems to be on the run. Wetheral Street, Nazi/Aba highway, Authorities Home Roundabout and all of the hyperlink roads have been shut down.
“I personally noticed the troopers evacuating the corpses in a Hilux automobile, there have been 5.
“The bandits have already taken off and shot sporadically within the air to scare individuals away.”
The Imo State Police Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana’s quantity was not reachable as on the time of submitting this report.
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