Four person have been killed and two expatriates supervising the ongoing construction of the phase 11 of the Owerri-Okigwe Road kidnapped by gunmen enforcing sit-at-home order in Imo State.
It was gathered that the killings occurred on Friday evening at Umunachi in Isiala Mbano Local Government Area and at Umuna in the Onuimo LGA, respectively.
The expatriates, who are staff of German construction giants, Craneburg, were kidnapped at Umunachi after two persons suspected to be their security aides were brought down.
The kidnapped victims were taken away immediately the gunmen struck.
According to PUNCH, locals said that the fleeing suspects who operated in three vehicles opened fire and killed two persons at Umuna junction.
An eyewitness said, ” They just killed these two men now at Umuna. This act was carried out by gunmen enforcing sit-at-home. This just happened now now. We are now afraid.