The Nigerian Military has recovered the stays of 4 troopers allegedly killed by the Indigenous Individuals of Biafra (IPOB) in Orlu, Imo State.
A car broken through the assault has additionally been discovered.
A prime navy supply confirmed the event to PRNigeria on Wednesday.
IPOB militia had ambushed the troopers on the escort of the Director of Civil Affairs, Brigadier Normal H. E. Nzan.
Normal Nzan and an Military group have been on an inspection journey to the Civil-Army Mission at Nkwerre.
The attackers took away the slain troopers’ rifles and their car.
After the incident, a joint operation was carried out in Orlu by the Military, Air Drive and the Police.
On Monday, troops arrested 20 alleged members of IPOB over assaults on safety brokers.
In the meantime, spokesperson of the Nigerian Military 82 Division, Colonel Aliyu Yusuf has condemned footage on an alleged plan by troopers to assault ladies and youngsters in Orlu Market.
Yusuf stated the faux video is being circulated on social media to hoodwink the general public.
Imo: Military recovers our bodies of 4 troopers allegedly killed by IPOB in Orlu