Gunmen set Imo Commissioner’s house ablaze
The country home of Imo State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Chief Declan Emelumba in Oru East Local Government Area has been razed by gunmen.
It was gathered that the incident occurred around, 1 am on Sunday morning.
The fire was said to have destroyed all the property in the Commissioner’s residence.
According to sources, the gunmen broke down his gate and set the house on fire without any hindrance.
Chief Emelumba confirmed the incident to The Nation.
WITHIN NIGERIA recalls that youths under the aegis of Coalition of Imo Youths, marched in Owerri, the capital, on Friday over the activities of unknown gunmen in the state.
The youths demanded adequate protection of their lives and property as well as an end to the murders and destruction.