Gunmen raze two extinct rulers in Imo


No community has claimed responsibility for the attack.

The police in Imo Snarl, Nigeria’s South-east, maintain confirmed the killing of two extinct rulers within the snort.

The incident took plan on Tuesday at Nnenasa in Njaba Native Authorities Situation of Imo, stated the spokesperson for the police in Imo Snarl, Mike Abattam, in step with a sage by the Info Company of Nigeria (NAN).

Mr Abattam, a main superintendent of police, stated the police were investigating the killings to examine the circumstances surrounding the incident.

The slain extinct rulers were is vital as E. Duruebere of Okwudor autonomous neighborhood and Sampson Osunwa of Ihebinowerre autonomous neighborhood, each and every in Njaba.

The gunmen were stated to maintain stormed a gathering of some extinct rulers and stakeholders at Nnenasa on Tuesday and opened fireplace, killing the two extinct rulers straight away.

The taking pictures introduced on folks that attended the assembly to dawdle for security, stated a supply who did now not desire his name mentioned within the sage for disaster of attack.

“The gunmen shot sporadically, hitting the extinct rulers within the project and left the scene nearly straight away,” the provision stated.

The provision stated many folks at the scene sustained injuries.

No community has claimed responsibility for the attack.

Imo Snarl is thought to be the epicentre of the skilled-Biafra community, IPOB’s operations within the South-east.

The plan has witnessed lots of killings and destruction of property thanks to the agitation for an fair republic, Biafra.

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