in , ,

Two soldiers shot dead at Enugu Check-Point

Two soldiers were reportedly shot dead at Adani in Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu State on July 13, 2021.

READ ALSO: Why Joe Igbokwe celebrate arrest of Nnamdi Kanu, speaks on Igbo nation, Tinubu, others

Daily Trust learnt that the soldiers who are part of the troops posted to the area to reduce activities of gunmen were murdered at Iggah/Asaba checkpoint.

An indigene of the area, who spoke to Daily Trust, said the gunmen dismembered bodies of the soldiers after killing them.

The native, who could not say the exact time of the attack, also could not explain the identity of the attackers. “I don’t know about that,” he retorted.

READ ALSO:  Guaranty Trust Bank gets first female MD/CEO

Reacting to the attack, in a statement, the Director Army Public Relations Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu, stated that “Nigerian Army troops deployed to checkmate the activities of gunmen at Adani community of Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu State, yesterday 13 July 2021, repelled Eastern Security Network (ESN) gun attack on troops’ location at Iggah/Asaba checkpoint.

“Sadly, during the fire fight that ensued, two soldiers paid the supreme price. Troops are currently on the trail of the criminals”.

READ ALSO:  https://www.sojworldnews.com/in-2003-buhari-begged-me-to-fight-for-his-right-to-protest-today-he-denies-same-right-to-nigeria-most-interesting-reading-from-femi-falana-san/

“We assure the general public of our commitment to provide adequate security in the general area in collaboration with other security agencies.

“We also urge members of the public to complement the effort of the security agencies by remaining law abiding and provide useful information on the fleeing gunmen.”

READ ALSO:  https://www.sojworldnews.com/soldiers-arrest-seven-gun-runners-with-lorry-loads-of-sophisticated-weapons-see-photosfull-details/

Dear Distinguished VIP,

Kindly introduce your friends in NIGERIA and in DIASPORA to our LATEST news updates with this WHATSAPP number: 09069473894.

Also add us to all the WhatsApp groups you belong for news updates, to bring life into the group with this number 08023851511.

DO NOT CALL BUT CONNECT US THROUGH WHATSAPP ONLY

Kindly give us the names and the State to enable us add it to our Broadcast List Database.

We have our presence in Google, Nairaland, Opera and Phoenix News platforms

SOJ WORLDWIDE…an ONLINE NEWS with a difference

MANAGEMENT.

Written by Adesoji OMOSEBI

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

GTB MD/CEO, Miriam Olusanya

Guaranty Trust Bank gets first female MD/CEO

Lagos State: Man rapes 78 Year Old Woman

Court sentences a randy Pastor to life imprisonment for raping, impregnating a minor