Anambra, Nigeria – Some armed men have attacked a police station in Atani, the headquarters of Ogbaru Local Government Area of Anambra State.
Reports compiled by Newswebbs pointed that the men arrived in the area at about 1:30 am on Wednesday, and immediately launched an attack on the police station.
In the process of attack, four policemen, including a female police operative, reportedly lost their lives.
“The Commissioner of Police, CP Echeng Echeng on hearing of the attack immediately mobilized men of the command from various units to the area.
“The hoodlums were still there when the CP personally led men of the command to the affected area, and the timely arrival saved the day and the hoodlums were successfully repelled, and the facility was saved.
“We have commenced intelligence already, and we hope to unravel the persons behind the attack,” Ikenga said.