New ‘Bakassi Structured’ security outfit kills six cultists
A ‘Bakassi structured’ security outfit has emerged in Anambra State to help curb criminal activities in the State.
According to this day, the security outfit which began work in Awka last Saturday had already swung into action by allegedly killing and burning six suspected criminals in Awka, the state capital, yesterday.
It said source said: “The ‘boys’ came mainly for alleged cult groups which have taken over Awka town in recently without any response from the police force.
“We don’t know who they are, but they have been apprehending and killing suspected criminals on the spot.”
However, the state Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Ikenga Tochukwu, denied any knowledge of such security outfit.
“I don’t have any such detail before me. Meanwhile, I will make enquires and get back to you.” He said.