How IPOB/ESN suffered casualty in a gun battle that lasted 8 hours in Orlu, Imo State

How IPOB/ESN suffered casualties in a gun battle that lasted 8 hours in Orlu, Imo State

An Eyewitnesses confirmed the incident began by 1pm until 9:30pm with the ultimate battle at Nkwito junction, Orlu on Thursday.

Eight Automobiles and different ammunitions had been additionally recovered from stated hoodlums.

Among the autos included a Land Rover, Toyota Highlander, Siena, white hummer buses, Umuopia-Akokwa vigilante lion squad security vehicle, amongst others.

The battle between the “unknown gunmen and the joint security forces was stated to have began within the commercial city of Orlu, notably the banana junction.

The change of bullets threw the city into chaos ensuing to highway aspect merchants, store homeowners, banana sellers in addition to motorists, commuters pressured to desert their wares to a safer vacation spot.

Narrating the incident to Vanguard the way it began, an eyewitness stated: “On Thursday round 08: 15am, we began seeing some unusual actions, that was when the troopers had been attempting to find the “unknown gunmen”.

Earlier than you realize it, from 1pm, we began hearing shootings and we noticed it was between the unknown gunmen and the Troopers. The firing last for more than an hour.

I noticed about two of the soldiers vehicles taken away by the unknown gunmen. When you see these “unknown gunmen” they’re highly effective, armed to the fullest. The wore black and black and with white materials round their neck and overlaying their again aspect right down to their leg.

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When you see them you’ll bow. These men are sturdy and so they have weight. They confronted the Military and the Military ran away.”

Additionally, one other eyewitness across the Nkwito junction in Orlu, stated:

“Thursday evening the firing was a lot. All of the vehicles of the unknown gunmen had been collected from them. What I don’t know is that if all of the “unknown gunmen ” had been killed. I’m not close to counting all of them.

We were capable of get no less than eight of them. I believe additionally even among the members of the joint security forces additionally had been injured. Counting from the time the battle began from banana junction to Nkwito junction.”

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