It was once learnt that aside from the six killed for the duration of the encounter, different police officers have been injured and have been rushed to a hospital.
SaharaReporters reviews that some gunmen on Saturday morning attacked Odoro Ikpe Police Station in the Ini Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State, killing the six officers on duty.
It used to be learnt that aside from the six killed at some stage in the encounter, different police officers had been injured and have been rushed to a hospital.
The country Police Public Relations Officer, SP Odiko Ogbeche, demonstrated the incident.
The PPRO, however, was once unable to provide small print of the incident, mentioning that the Commissioner of Police used to be already at the scene for an on the spot assessment.
He stated the degree of casualty would be unveiled after the assessment.
Only closing week, two police officers have been killed when gunmen attacked the Divisional Police Headquarters of Ibiaku Ntok Opo in the Ikono Local Government Area of Akwa-Ibom State.
A source, who spoke with SaharaReporters, stated the incident befell at 3am.