Two police orderlies attached to Enugu State Commissioner for Lands, Chidi Aroh, are said to have been killed by some assailants on Sunday.
Vanguard, in its report, quoted a source as saying that the fatal attack took place in Anambra State.
The victims are named Inspector David Adabu and Inspector Solomon.
“Gunmen ambushed their Hilux van in a community in Anambra, shot and killed them while the commissioner was lucky to have escaped in his SUV,” an alleged source was quoted to have said.
The assailants reportedly made away with the vicctims’ rifles
The commissioner reportedly confirmed the attack.
“I thank God for saving my life,” he was quoted as saying.
Meanwhile, the police in Anambra State are yet to comment on the attack.