Enugu State Police Command has confirmed the death of two operatives of the Department of State Security (DSS) and four others in a clash with members of the proscribed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) on Sunday.
THE COMMAND SAID police moved in following credible information that suspected IPOB numbering over 500 had gone on rampage, blocking and burning tires on the road. They were said to have abducted operatives of the Department of State Security (DSS).
Commissioner of Police, CP Ahmad AbdurRahman, immediately deployed operatives led by Enugu Metro Area commander to rescue the abducted operatives and restore normalcy.
HE SAID “The Operatives successfully restored normalcy and rescued one of the DSS Operatives, while two others were found lifeless in the scene and later confirmed dead.