Residents of Rumuekpe community in Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State, have cried for help after operatives of the Nigerian Army and Air Force reportedly invaded the area.
Saturday Vanguard reports that the military men came into the community on air and land shooting sporadically, on Thursday.
A source said a drone was on ground capturing round the area, adding that the incident caused panic amongst residents who sustained injuries while scampering for safety.
“As of the hour of 6 pm, Thursday, there was a reckless shooting around Rumuekpe community by the Nigeria Airforce, why the Nigeria Army was on the land with a drone capturing round the village making the habitats be terrified,” he said.
“The reason for the shooting has not been made known to the people of Rumuekpe even as the Nigerian army has invaded the community for weeks now without any crisis happening in the Rumuekpe community,” he told Vanguard.
The Army was yet to react to the incident as at the time of filing this report.