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Breaking News: 4 Policemen Feard Killed In Gun Duel With Unknown Gunmen In Enugu

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A Yet To Be Identified  Gunmen crashed with police men this evening along Obeagu Amechi, Agbani in Nkanu, Enugu State.  The incident happened when the gunmen armed to their tooth confronted the men of the Nigeria police, after several hours of exchange of fire, Eco City News learnt that 4 Police Men were killed and many others sustained some degrees of injuries.  Another report has it that the unknown gunmen set ablaze the patrol van of the police men,  No casualty were reported at the side of the gunmen.  Efforts made by Eco City News to speak to the police returned abortive. Details shortly. 

Tension: Police allegedly killed Enugu Monarch; properties razed as community youths storms the street with anger

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The traditional ruler of Oruku community in Nkanu East local government area of Enugu State, Igwe Emmanuel Mba has reportedly died from gunshots by men suspected to be policemen from force headquarters, Abuja, SaharaReporters reports. Subsequently, many houses, cars and other properties have been razed in the community, an orgy of violence that started on Saturday and continued on Sunday.  Fracas started on Saturday December 26 when the now deseased traditional ruler was presiding over the town meeting and a group of uniformed men believed to be policemen from Abuja stormed the meeting, led a native of the community, who allegedly pointed at the traditional ruler that was instantly shot by the policemen.  The Enugu state Police Public Relations Officer, Daniel Ndukwe could not pick his phone to confirm the incident.  “The Policemen were led by one Inspector Danladi, who also took away one Mr. Agozie Ani from the Oruku town hall where the deceased traditional ruler was addressing a mee