Gunmen has reported taken the lives of unconfirmed amount of Policemen and military officers in different location in Anambra State.
News Mail NG reports that the clash took place today, Thursday, 18 2021. The police men were murdered a checkpoint in Neni, Anaocha Local Government Area.
The soldiers on the other hand were killed outpost in Awkuzu, Oyi Local Government Area, both of Anambra State.
Eyewitnesses said the unknown gunmen who killed the police officers made away with the weapons that belong to the police officer after burning their van.
The arms of the soldiers who were killed at Awkuzu also got taken by the unknown shooters.
The identity of these gunmen was not confirmed before the publication of this article.
The spokesperson for Anambra State police command, DSP Toochukwu Ikenga, who spoke with DAILY POST said the command has received the report and was working to unravel the circumstances surrounding the report.
“We are still working and trailing the news, I hope to get back to you soon, when the details are complete,” he said.
Anambra State has become a land of killing and attacks of security operatives in the past two months.