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Police vow to track down attackers of Imo monarchs



The Commissioner of Police, Imo State Command, CP Rabiu Hussaini, has vowed to trace down the perpetrators of the heinous assault on conventional rulers in Njaba Native Authorities Space of Imo State.

Reacting to the report on Wednesday in Owerri, the CP mentioned the command is exploring all avenues potential to see that the fleeing bandits are arrested and prosecuted.

In response to him, “Following info acquired yesterday at about 1500 hours, that hoodlums suspected to be members of the proscribed IPOB/ESN members are attacking the venue the place the transitional chairman of Njaba native authorities was holding a gathering with some transitional rulers. ”

He mentioned the command had instantly dispatched its tactical groups comprising of the Particular Forces, Speedy Response Squad and Anti-Kidnapping Squad to the scene however two of the normal rulers specifically, HRH Eze S. C Osunwa of Ihebinowere Autonomous Group and HRH Eze Barr A. E Durueburuo of Okwudor Autonomous Group, misplaced their lives within the assault whereas HRH Eze A. N Onyeka (JP) of Nkume Autonomous Group sustained a gunshot harm.


The CP mentioned, “It’s on document that, the police station in Njaba was lately attacked and raised down by hoodlums suspected to be IPOB/ ESN terror teams, the place two cops misplaced their lives. Thus, the command needed to submit Policemen to the realm on vehicular patrols to assist in checkmating crimes and criminality. Pending when a brand new police station will probably be rebuilt.”

Husseini, whereas consoling with the households of those that misplaced their lives, enjoined one and all to be law-abiding and go about their lawful companies.

He assured Imolites of the command’s commitments to arrest and produce to e book the perpetrators of the heinous crime.

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