Members of staff at the Nigerian Prisons Service, have been murdered by unknown gunmen in Ekwulobia area of Awka in Anambra State.
This is coming barely 24 hours after unknown gunmen killed three policemen at Neni and four naval ratings at Awkuzu in Oyi Local Government Area of the State.
Effiezy gathered that the incident created tension in the state as the security agents were ambushed and murdered.
It was learnt that the hoodlums killed three policemen at Ukacha Junction, Neni, in the Anaocha Local Government Area of the state, while their patrol vehicle was burnt.
The state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Ikenga Tochukwu, confirmed the attack on the policemen, but said only one person died.
Meanwhile, graphic photos have surfaced online showing how officials of the Nigerian Prison Service were gunned down.
The officials were killed while escorting inmates to court.