Gunmen kill three in Imo community

Some yet-to-be-identified gunmen have attacked the Umulogho community in the Ehime Mbano Local Government Area of Imo State, killing three people.

According to reports, the people killed were two Hausa and Igbo meat sellers.

“This incident happened at a village, Oriagu Ehime Mbano LGA. Gunmen came there on Friday and opened fire on a Hausa man selling suya, leaving him dead with one other Igbo man who was selling suya with him.

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“It breaks my heart to see this sad news. He was a Hausa man but loved by several Igbo. He has been in my village since I was small,” a source told newsmen.

The spokesperson of Imo state police command, Michael Abattam, confirmed the incident.

He said, “It’s confirmed, three dead. Details soonest please.”

 

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