Ebubeagu commander's wife killed, house set ablaze in Ebonyi

Nigeria Police officers

Wife to a commander of Ebubeagu Security Network has died in Ebonyi State after she was attacked by hoodlums.

House belonging to the security outfit's commander was also set on fire by the hoodlums who police said their identity are unknown.

SP Chris Anyanwu, police spokesperson said the incident occured at Owuttu Edda in Afikpo-South.

He gave name of the Ebubeagu commander, as “Oyeku Kalu Chima”.

No arrests have been made but investigations are underway, Anyanwu told reporters in Abakaliki.