The Police in Imo State have dismissed reports that gunmen attacked the Government House and Obinze Army Barracks.
The Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Bala Elkana issued a rebuttal on Wednesday.
The spokesman accused “mischief makers and conflict entrepreneurs” of publishing falsehoods.
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“The command, therefore, warns the public to be wary of such posts,” he noted.
The Police cautioned against speculations that may cause tension and instill fear in Imo residents.
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Elkana further warned that, henceforth, those raising false alarms would be made to face the full wrath of the law.
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