Two police officers killed in Anambra


Two police officers were killed in Anambra State on Friday as attacks on security agencies continued in the state.

This followed attacks on Osumeyi police stations in Nnewi South Local Government Area of Anambra.

Two other officers were fatally wounded during the attack.

Police spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed, said the deceased were the divisional police officer and the station officer.

He said the suspects also attacked Oraifite Area Command/ Division, vandalised and set the facilities ablaze, carting away exhibits.

He, however, said six suspects were arrested in connection with the recent attack on 3-3 police station, adding that efforts were on to arrest other fleeing perpetrators.

“On the October 23 between 8:30am and 6:30pm hoodlums in large number under the guise of “END SARS” protesters attacked Amichi,Osumeyi, Ezinifite and Ukpor Divisions all under Nnewi South LGA of Anambra State.

“Suspects also attacked Oraifite Area Command/ Division, vandalized and set the facilities ablaze carting away exhibits but NOT Arms and ammunition.

“Meanwhile, the DPO Osumeyi Division and two others were fatally wounded during the attack.

“The injured police…



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