A yet to be identified armed hoodlums have invaded a public secondary school in Imo State and dispersed students who were writing their senior school certificate examination.
It was learnt that hoodlums who came in their numbers, attacked the school, Comprehensive Secondary School, Nkume in Njaba Local Government Area of Imo State on Monday morning.
The armed men invaded the school premises when some senior students were participating in the ongoing 2021 West African School Certificate Examination (WASCE); they stopped the exercise and dispersed the students.
Students of the school who were scared by the appearance of the hoodlums had to fled the school, making their way into nearby bushes for fear of being harmed or kidnapped
Details of the incident is still sketchy by the time of reports, but it was understood that the hoodlums had some properties of the school destroyed for disobeying the sit-at-home order of the Indigenous People Of Biafra IPOB.
The Imo State Police Public Relations Officer, CSP Mike Abattam, is yet to release any official statement regarding the incident.
In case you don’t know, the Indigenous People Of Biafra IPOB, led by Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, in a statement on Monday, insisted that there will be no going back on its Tuesday 14 September, sit-at-home order.
The group said that the order was issued in order to mourn and remember the victims of the military invasion of Afaraukwu, the home town of the detained IPOB leader Kanu.
On September 14, 2017, men of the Nigerian Military had invaded the country home of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu with an intent of arresting him; during the invasion, it was reported that no fewer than 28 persons were killed.