A Police Station in Ajali, Orumba North Native Authorities Space of Anambra State, was set on hearth by some unknown folks, on Thursday.
The perpetrators, based on Punch newspaper, could also be affiliated with the Indigenous Folks of Biafra (IPOB), as a result of they chanted ‘No Election in Biafra Land’, whereas attacking the station.
They have been additionally mentioned to have crushed officers on obligation and freed detainees, earlier than setting the station ablaze.
Nonetheless, a press release by Haruna Mohammed, Anambra Police Public Relations Officer, mentioned it was “a case of fireside incident”.
He mentioned: “It is a case of fireside incident for now, till the opposite is proved by discreet investigation. The Commissioner of Police, Mustapha Dandaura, is presently on the scene for an on-the-spot evaluation.
“He has ordered the Deputy Commissioner accountable for the Felony Investigation and Intelligence Division to conduct a radical investigation in an effort to confirm the circumstances surrounding the incident.”