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Explosives Discovered In A Primary School In Abia State - Governor Ikpeazu Cries Out

 Sequel to the wave of insecurity and insurgency that have tormented our nation recently. Abia state governor in his speech said, they are currently liaising with relevant security operatives In the state to unravel the source and nature of the suspected explosive devices discovered at union primary school, Afaraukwu in umuahia north LGA abia state.


This was included in a press release issued to DAILY POST by the state commissioner for information, chief John okiyi kalu, on Thursday.


According to the governor, initial examination of the devices showed evidence of corrosion,leading to fear that the materials are remains of the civil war era. As the await a definite official report from the EOD. Squad of the Nigeria police force,who are currently carrying out serious investigation concerning the subject matter.


Meanwhile, necessary measures have been put in place to protect the pupils and staff, with security sweeps ongoing while the school remains closed temporarily.


Governor okezie ikpeazu has instructed security agencies to undertake proactive checks in other vulnerable areas within the state to ascertain that the state is free from such dangerous weapons.

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