Imo: Unknown gunmen behead lawmaker’s gateman, set house ablaze

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OWERRI – Unknown on Wednesday (today, 16 June 2021) attacked country home of member representing Orsu State in House of Assembly, Ekene Nnodumele, in Ebenato, Awo Idemili, beheading a gateman on duty and setting house on fire.

According to SaharaReporters the also razed the house of the immediate past Attorney-General and Commissioner for , Cyprain Charles Akaolisa, in the community.

has been experiencing series of attacks lately, especially on security formations.

On April 5, armed men invaded the headquarters of the Imo State and the Correctional Service in Owerri, burnt the facilities and freed over 1,800 inmates.

Unfortunately, one person suspected to be a fleeing prison inmate was hit by a stray bullet.

A few days later, the country home of the state , in Omuma, Oru East Local Government Area of the state was invaded by .

During the attack, they burnt part of the building and razed some vehicles in the compound, killing at least a security official.