Unknown gunmen also engaged security operatives in a gun duel
At least four police officers are feared dead after unknown gunmen attacked and burned Iwollo police station in Ezeagu area of Enugu State. This is even as other unkonwn gunmen also attacked a police station in Orji area of Imo State.
An eyewitness shared a video on social media of the gunmen dressed in black parading the streets of Orji with sophisticated rifles.
This comes on the heels of incessant attacks on security posts in the Southeast region, which has seen more than a dozen police stations and election offices.
There were reports that the unknown gunmen engaged security operatives in a gun battle. No casualties have been reported as at press time.