BY SUNNY DAVID
Two persons were reportedly killed in Nnewi, Anambra state on Monday amidst a near total compliance with the sit-at-home order by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).
Three buses were reportedly set ablaze in the industrial city of the state while a Toyota camry vehicle was seen abandoned along the street with the driver said to have fled.
Our correspondent learnt that there were sporadic gun shots around Izuchukwu junction of the area around 6am.
Our sources also say there were two corpses along the road a major road in the city.
When contacted, Police spokesperson, DSP Tochukwu Ikenga confirmed the incident, saying police operatives were already at the scene.
“I can confirm to you that there was an incident in Nnewi roundabout, Police operatives are currently there but details are a still sketchy.
“Further information will communicated please,” he said.