Awgu – Soldiers of the Nigerian Army yesterday evening neutralized four fighters from the Ekpa Killer Squad at Nenwe, Aninri LGA of Enugu State.
According to eye witness accounts, the gunmen ran into a patrol team of soldiers at Orie Egu, Nenwe and immediately opened fire.
The soldiers returned fire and gunned down one of the gunmen and the rest fled through the Oduma-Uburu Federal Highway. The soldiers pursued them and gunned down three of them down at Okpome, Agbada-Nenwe.
Enugu State is one of the states marked as a red spot for electoral violence in tomorrow’s elections.