. ..Troops of Nigerian Army have neutralized four IPOB members at Ihiala town in Anambra State.
statement by the Director Army Public Relations, Brigadier General ONYEMA NWACHUKWU
says the Gunmen who were enforcing the illegally imposed sit-at-home order fired Gun shoots sporadically around a filling station in Ihiala town.
On receipt of a distress call, troops of the Nigerian Army mobilised to the location to restore normalcy by intercepting the dissidents, leading to fire fight
Two pump action double barrel guns, 12 live cartridges and substances suspected to be cannabis amongst others were recovered from the Criminals
one combat vehicle conveying troops was involved in an accident during the operation following a technical fault while one officer and a soldier paid the supreme price in the accident