Security Agents in Anambra today neutralized gunmen who attacked a Nigerian Army checkpoint at Afor-Uzo Junction Isuofia, Aguata Local Government Area.
According to a statement by the state Commissioner for Information and Culture, Mr Paul Nwosu, the hoodlums were given a hot chase by the security Agents.
He said that government of Anambra State wishes to reassure the people of their safety, especially during this yuletide season.
The statement read;
A gang of gunmen struck the Nigerian Army checkpoint at Afor-Uzo Junction, Isuofia this morning. But unfortunately for the hoodlums they met their Waterloo.
Our galant and alert security agents who gave them a hot chase immediately returned fire and neutralised 4 of the gang members in a fierce exchange of shootings. Their Toyota Avenza with which they launched the deadly operation was recovered.
The government of Anambra State wishes to reassure the people of their safety, especially during this yuletide season.
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Let’s take back our State.
Commissioner for Information
November 12, 2022