Closely armed Gunmen, whose Id is but to be revealed, have attacked an Outpost of the Nigerian Safety and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, killing 2 officers, and their rifles carted away in Anambra State.
Sources advised IgbereTV that the officers on responsibility engaged the gunmen in gun duel after which their operational automobile was set on hearth.
The NSCDC Public Relations Officer within the state, Okadigbo Edwin, who confirmed the assault on Saturday, Might 22 advised IgbereTV that the unlucky incident occurred in Nneyi, Umueri within the Anambra East Native Authorities Space of the state.
“The State Commandant, David Bille, was collaborating with sister safety businesses to unravel the circumstances surrounding the incident.
“Some yet-to-be recognized hoodlums attacked Civil Defence outpost in Nneyi, Umueri in Anambra East Native Authorities Space of the state, capturing indiscriminately.
“The officers on responsibility engaged them in a gun duel. On the finish of the melee, two officers of the corps that sustained gunshot damage from the incident misplaced their lives.
Regrettably, their rifles had been carted away after which the official automobile was set ablaze.”