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GUNMEN OPEN FIRE ON SOLDIERS AT ARMY CHECKPOINT IN ABIA

Gunmen on Friday opened fire on soldiers at an army checkpoint in Aba, Abia State.

The incident happened around 3:00 a.m. at Tonimas Junction, Osisioma axis, along Enugu-Aba-Port Harcourt Expressway.

The gunmen also set the military’s patrol vehicle ablaze.

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The number of casualties was yet to be ascertained.

The army spokesperson in Abia state could not be reached for comments as of the time of filing this report.

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