Three police officers were killed by gunmen on Wednesday in the Onicha local government area of Ebonyi state, according to the gunmen.
The incident occurred around 8 a.m. yesterday, according to daily trust. Abakiliki was killed on Monday after an inspector attached to the Ebonyi state police headquarters was killed.
The detained inspector was shot by the hoodlums while conducting a stop-and-seek operation at his duty post near the popular union bank roundabout in the state capital.
The hoodlums who rode a tricycle injured two of his coworkers. Sp onome Onovwakpoyrya, the state’s police public relations officer (ppro), said that the command’s tactical unit killed two of the hoodlums who killed the three officers in Oshiri.