There was pandemonium this morning Ewedogbo area of Igando, along LASU road as suspcted militants the community with many people feared killed.
According to PM News, a resident in the area, who craved anonymity sent a Save Our Soul, SOS, message to the police and the state government to quickly act as the militants were killing people.
“Please help us call emergency line right now, Ewedogbo area of Igando, LASU Road is on war, Niger Delta militant are killing people right now, no one can call or go out, I am eye witness, please, help us spread the information,” he said in an urgent Whatsapp message around 8.00am on Tuesday.
According to him, the policemen who came to the area had run away as the militants had occupied everywhere.
“The police that came have run back, the militants have occupied everywhere right now in Ewedogbon. They just broke our house’s main gate right now,” he said.
Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Dolapo Badmos, told PM News that the police were aware of the invasion and that everything was under control as policemen had been drafted to the area to protect lives and properties.
Source: PM News