- The state is currently going through a series of insecurity issues, most recently a bomb blast
- It was reported a few hours ago that some couples who were military personnel were killed by IPOB and ESN militants attacked and killed in Imo state.
- It was also noted that a few days ago bodies were found dead in an illegal refinery that exploded < /li>
Recent reports have confirmed an explosion at an oil facility in Izombe Township, Oguta Municipality, Imo State.
< p class="align-left" >Channels TV reports that two people were killed as a result of the explosion on Wednesday May 4
Police confirm explosion at Imo oil facility
The Imo State Police Command spokesman Michael Abattam confirmed the incident and reiterated that the incident took place in the early hours of the morning on Wednesday.
H e stated that a Bomb Squad Squad team was immediately dispatched to the scene to restore normality.
Meanwhile, eyewitnesses at the scene reported that the victims were trying to gain entry to the flow station through the entrance when the bomb exploded, killing them.
It was also determined that the affected oil facility is Addax Petroleum, one of the two oil companies in Izombe Township.
Izombe Township has been plagued by incessant insecurity lately plagued by violence, most recently a clash between some youths and Nigerian Army officers.
The clash was determined to have resulted in the deaths of many people and the destruction of valuables and property Property led.
Photos from Southeast Killed Army Couple Emerges, Nigerians React
In another development, some IPOB and ESN outlaws suspect an army couple have been killed as they en route to their traditional rites in Imo State were.
The couple, A.M. Linus, a Sergeant in the Nigerian Army, was killed along with his wife on Saturday en route to Imo State.
< p class="align-left">In the phone call obtained by LIB, a man admitted to killing the couple and two others. According to him, soldiers killed innocent people and he “ate them” in revenge.
Why we killed an army couple, a militant speaks
Meanwhile, has the alleged militant who reportedly killed the army couple en route to their traditional wedding confessed to the crime.
According to an audio recording, the militant claimed the young couple was in retaliation killed for the army’s action.
The victims were reportedly on their way to their traditional wedding in Imo State when they were killed at an undisclosed location.