Gunmen storm Orlu behead community leader, destroy over 20 shops OpenCategory: Violent Attacks
Time: 02 Aug 21, 09:26PM
Address: Orlu LGA Hqts, Orlu, Nigeria
Armed gunmen have unleashed violence in Okporo and neighbouring Communities in Orlu Local Government Area of Imo State. In the attack, a community leader whose identity has not been made known was beheaded, and his head placed on a table around the market in Okporo community. The number of beheaded persons in the Orlu area has increased to about five, since this violence started. Over twenty shops were completely razed down as well as vehicles numbering more than ten were burnt.