Three person have been reportedly killed after a bomb exploded in Eziorsu community in Oguta Local Government of Imo state.
Confirming the report, Police Public Relation Officer, (PPRO) in the state, Orlando Ikeokwu gave the names of the victims, as Elvis Ukado; Kasiemobi Uzoma and Justice Adie.
The police spokes person was quoted saying: “It was as an unexploded ordinance in a scrap dump.
“The bomb exploded killing three of them at the scene while one of the victim was beating the scrap iron in order to compress it.”
It was also confirmed that thr Commissioner of Police in the state, Rabiu Ladodo, and his team visited the bomb explosion scene.
“The Commissioner of Police wish to use this medium to warn all member of the public to promptly report any metal device suspected to be Unexploded Ordnance or Explosive (UXO), for possible examination, evacuation and possible destruction” he said.