Gunmen believed to be members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) have reportedly attacked a comprehensive secondary school in Nkume, Njaba Local Government Area of Imo State on Monday.
It was gathered that the gunmen stormed the school premises to stop students from writing their examinations.
The gunmen reportedly invaded the school while students were preparing for the English Language paper of the Junior Secondary School Examination.
In a video made available to DAILY GIST, teachers and students were seen fleeing for thier lifes as the gunmen shot sporadically into the air to disperse them.
The gunmen after chasing the students set ablaze some motorcycles belonging to some of the staff and students.
Although there were no report of casualties as at the time of filling this report.
The Spokeperson for police command in imo state has not reacted to the incident.
Recall that the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) had declared another sit-at-home for September 14, 2021
The pro-Biafra group had declared a new sit-at-home to remember those allegedly killed in Afaraukwu, Abia State in 2017 by Nigerian soldiers who were searching for the group’s leader, Nnamdi Kanu.