At least eight soldiers, policemen and Civil Defence Corps have been killed by gunmen in Imo State.
The incident that occurred on Tuesday morning in the Umualumaku settlement of the state’s Ehime Mbano Local Government Area has caused concern in the neighborhood.
Two security trucks carrying the joint security taskforce team were attacked and set on fire by their assailants.
They were all burned alive inside their functional vehicles, therefore none of them survived.
Unnamed security personnel told The Punch that reinforcement teams had been dispatched to the crime scene in order to apprehend the perpetrators and recover the bodies of the deceased security personnel.
Below is a video of the attack as the security agents set ablaze in the two vehicles: