- Investigations have begun to uncover the murders of two military couples by IPOB and ESN militants
- The Nigerian Army responded to the murder described it as a barbaric and cruel act and declared that justice would be done for the perpetrators and provided all the necessary information to help speed up the process
This was Nwachukwu via the official Nigerian Army Facebook page in a statement released by army spokesman Onyema on Tuesday, May 3.
According to the statement, the Nigerian described the killing as cruel, barbaric and despicable.
The explanation read:
“This gruesome murder, in which they did not even spare their own child, clearly shows Callousness, impenitence and is undeniably a brazen act of terrorism committed from IPOB/ESN.”
Nigerian Army begins investigation
Meanwhile, Nigerian Army has announced that it will begin serious investigations Investigation to uncover the perpetrators of the killings.
The Army also sent its heartfelt condolences to the family of the deceased.
It also called on the general public to assist in the investigative process by providing useful information to apprehend the culprits
Why we killed an army couple, a militant speaks
In another development, the suspected militant who reportedly killed the army couples en route to their traditional wedding has confessed to the crime.
Aloud According to an audio recording, the militants claimed the young couple were killed in retaliation for the army’s action en.
The victims were reportedly on their way to their traditional wedding in Imo State when they were killed at an undisclosed location.
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Meanwhile, in southern Nigeria, Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has confidently declared that he has the ultimate solution to curb insecurity in Nigeria.
Pragmatic Wike made this comment while interacting with PDP delegates in Taraba State at a consultative meeting.
Wike also spoke about the need for a State Police in Nigeria and stressed that this will make a great contribution to solving the problem of insecurity.