Again in South East gunmen attack Police Division in Enugu




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ENUGU – In early hours Wednesday, unidentified gunmen attacked Adani Police Divisional headquarters in Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area Enugu State.

Mr Hassan Yahaya, , Nsukka Area Command, confirmed incident to News Agency (NAN) and said he already in Adani to see things for himself.

“Yes, there an attack on Adani police division on early Wednesday morning.

“I am there to see things for myself, access level destruction and know casualties,” he said.

A source from area who pleaded anonymity told NAN in Nsukka on Wednesday that police officers were and some others injured while the police division razed down.

“We started hearing sporadic gunshots around 2.am on Wednesday morning which created fear and panic in the area.

“We don’t know who the gunmen were because the incident happened in the night.

“It is day break that we discovered that the attack is on Adani Police Division, policemen were and some others injured as well as the station burnt,” he said.

Efforts by NAN to further comment from Mr Daniel Ndukwe, the Police Relations Officer (PPRO) in Enugu State on the incident was unsuccessful as many phone calls to his mobile cellphone were neither picked nor returned.

Meanwhile, there has been series of attacks on formations in the East especially police commands in , and Imo States.

However, the attack on Divisional Police headquarters, Adani is the first to be recorded in Enugu State after the EndSARS last October. (NAN)