Members of the Indigenous People of Biafra have killed two operatives of the Department of State Services in wheat the Secret Police described as an “unprovoked violent attack”.
The development was contained in a statement by the spokesman of the Service, Dr. Peter Afunanya, on Sunday.
According to Afunanya, the attack on Sunday, occurred in Emene, Enugu State.
He said: “The Service lost two personnel in what was clearly an unprovoked violent attack launched by IPOB on the team.
“The Service hereby condoles with families of the departed officers and also prays for the repose of their souls.
“However, all measures have been put in place to ensure that their killers and everyone involved in this dastardly act are promptly apprehended and brought to justice. Consequently, a full scale investigation will be carried out with regard to the incident.
“Once again, the Service reaffirms its commitment to assiduously work with other security agencies to maintain public safety and order. It, therefore urges law abiding citizens and residents to go about their normal businesses without fear.”