Unknown Gunmen burned the Idemili North Local Government secretariat in Ogidi and a Magistrate Court in the region.
According to sources, the arsonists entered the grounds on Sunday night to do the act, torching all files, properties, and the secretariat building.
Videos and images circulating online depicted the total destruction of the buildings, as well as the destruction of the vehicles parked inside the Local Government secretariat.
The State Police Command has also acknowledged the occurrence and attributed it to terrorists.
DSP Toochukwu Ikenga, spokesman for the State Police Command, stated, “Yes, the incidence was confirmed, and our officers were dispatched to restore order.”
“At this time, the fire has been out and peace has been restored,” Ikenga told our correspondent.