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Two DSS officials killed in clash with IPOB members in Enugu


Two officials of the Department of State Services [DSS] were on Sunday killed during a clash between the agency and members of the Indigenous People of Biafra [IPOB] in Enugu.

The Department said the two men were killed in the Emene area of the Enugu State capital when its patrol team was attacked.

The service did not, however, provides details of the attack.

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The DSS Public Relations Officer, Dr Peter Afunanya, disclosed this in a statement titled, ‘Unprovoked violent attack on DSS patrol team in Enugu.’

It stated,

“The DSS wishes to inform the public that its patrol team was, today (Sunday), attacked in Emene, Enugu State by members of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra.

“The service lost two personnel in what was clearly an unprovoked violent attack launched by IPOB on the team.”

The secret police condoled with the families of the departed officers and also prayed for the repose of their souls.

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It explained that all measures had been put in place to ensure that their killers and everyone involved in the dastardly act were promptly apprehended and brought to justice.

The agency reaffirmed its commitment to work with other security agencies to maintain public safety and order.

It urged law-abiding citizens and residents to go about their normal businesses without fear.

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