Yet to be identified gunmen have stolen AK-47 rifles during an attack on the Ekori Police Station in Yakurr LGA in Cross River State.
According to sources, the daredevil gunmen carried out the attack on Saturday.
The Deputy Public Relations Officer of the State Command, Igiri Ewa, said they were awaiting information on the attack on Ekori Station.
“Investigations are ongoing. We will issue a statement on the attack,” he said when contacted on the matter.
No fewer than four policemen were killed during an attack on two checkpoints in Calabar and Obubura in February 2021.
Rifles belonging to the policemen were also carted away by the gunmen.
More to follow…