Panic As Gunmen Attack Umuahia
Nigerians are taking to Twitter to report about an ongoing shooting in Abia State capital city, Umuahia as armed men alleged to be members of the Nigerian force strikes.
According to reports, Nigeria Military is allegedly shooting unarmed civilians in Umuahia.
Another report states that there’s a clash between members of the police force and unknown gun men.
It is alleged that a Nigerian Police officer was gunned down at Mission Hill axis of the Umuahia which led to the gunshots as residents run for their lives.
See some of the tweets from Abia residents;
According to reports, Nigeria #Military is shooting unarmed civilians in #umuahia, the capital city of #Abia State.— Nwokeukwu, Mascot Nnamdi. (@NwokeukwuMascot) May 21, 2021
▪️It was also alleged that a @PoliceNG officer was gunned down at Mission Hill axis of the Umuahia, residents are advised to stay safe,Spread this information!!
Happening @Umuahia isi gate.— Uchenkay1 (Datebonyigurl) (@uchenkay1) May 21, 2021
A clash between unknown gun men and policemen. One policeman down already. Please if you're within umuahia or it's horizons, stay safe. Infact avoid okigwe umuahia road. Please share the information.#Terror pic.twitter.com/XLvvbUcgAN
People in Umuahia should stay indoors.— AFRICAN QUEEN (@Neche201) May 20, 2021
Shooting by the blood thirsty uniformed forces.