The Nigeria Police Force says starter examination shows that individuals from the restricted Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and Eastern Security Network(ESN) leveled the Imo Police Command Headquarters and liberated detainees at the Nigerian Correctional Services (NCS) in the early long periods of Monday, April 5. Peruse beginning report here.
An assertion delivered by the representative of the power, Frank Mba, expresses that the Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu requested the prompt sending of extra units of Police Mobile Force (PMF) and other Police Tactical Squads to Imo State to fortify security and forestall further assaults on security arrangements or some other basic public foundation in the State.
“Starter examinations have uncovered that the aggressors, who came in their numbers with modern weapons, for example, General Purpose Machine Guns (GPMGs), Sub-Machine Guns (SMGs), AK49 rifles, Rocket Propelled Grenades (RPGs), Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs), are individuals from the prohibited Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB)/Eastern Security Network (ESN).
The endeavor by the aggressors to access the Police arsenal at the Headquarters was absolutely and suitably opposed by Police agents on the job who repulsed the assailants and kept them from breaking-in and plundering the ordnance” the assertion to some degree peruses
Mba added that the arsenal is flawless and that the police order didn’t endure any human loss, aside from a Police Constable who supported a minor shot injury on his shoulder.
He said one of the operational vehicles of the assailants has been recuperated by the Police and is being exposed to scientific examination and examinations.
Mba expressed that the Inspector General of Police depicted the conscious and criminal assault on security agents as an assault on the spirit of the country and charged pioneers in Imo State, the South-East and different pieces of the nation to stand in opposition to the unfurling savagery and culpability.