Jan 20, 2022

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Again, Tension Hits Imo As Police Foil Attempt to Burn Influential Monarch’s Palace – Legit.ng

  • Police in Imo state have confirmed the murder of a person in Ezioha Amaifeke, Orlu parish,
  • According to police, the person was killed in a Attack killed by armed men allegedly members of the IPOB and ESN
  • The alleged IPOB / ESN members attempted to set the palace of a traditional ruler in the state on fire, but was detained due to police intervention

Some officers from the Nigerian police force in Imo state have attempted an attempt by unknown armed men who are operating in the state of the palace by Eze Imo, Dr. Burn down EC Okeke in Ezioha Amaifeke, Orlu parish.

The attack that claimed the life of one of the community’s residents left many others injured.

Confirmation of the attack, Imo State Police spokesman CSP Mike Abattam said the armed men stormed the community on Monday, January 3rd at around 1pm.

Abattam said the police’s strategy to evict the criminals paid off when the command’s tactical team teamed up with local vigilantes.

He said the team was able to repel an attempt to set fire to the Imo monarch’s palace by men suspected of being members of. to be the indigenous people of Biafra (IPOB) and the Eastern Security Network (ESN).

Abattam added that the group that carried out the attack is usually in Ezioha Amaifeke in Orlu LGA of. operated by the state.

He said:

“The number of gangsters besieged the palace of the traditional ruler, who was armed with various weapons, but from the superior firepower of the tactical teams of the command and one of the gangsters was neutralized. “

” While others fled into the bush with gunshot wounds. “

Police searches

Abattam also said that the various amulets and amulets were found around the waist of the neutralized bandit.

He also said that from the Suspected IPOB / ESN members of an identity card, a locally made improvised explosive device and five bottles of fuel were found.

In addition, the police also collected cash amounting to 20,000 N and a pump-action pistol with four live cartridges.

Igwe Mburub u, the oldest monarch on duty in the southeast southeast, continues

Igwe Emmanuel Mmuonyelu Ogbuzulu Eze JP, Igwe Ozulumba 1 of the Mburubu Kingdom has joined his ancestors.

The monarch who is considered the longest-serving monarch in southeastern Nigeria died Tuesday.

He ruled for 53 years, starting in 1968 when he was crowned Igwe of Mburubu in the state of Enugu.

Fear in Imo as police arrest of Okorocha’s son-In-Law Inside Church

A former candidate for governor in the state of Imo and Rochas Okorocha’s mother-in-law, Uche Nwosu, was arrested.

The incident, which occurred on Sunday, December 26th, raised concern when Nwosu in His hometown Eziama Obieri was picked up.

Nwosu’s security guards were said to have watched helplessly during the incident and auerte