The police divisional headquarters was destroyed during the attack, which took place in the early hours of Tuesday.
According to community sources, the attack left the Divisional Police Officer with a broken skull after the assailants attacked him.
The gunmen also damaged the division’s Sienna vehicle as well as DPO’s vehicles.
“Gunmen have attacked the Arondizuogu Divisional Police Headquarters,” according to a source. One of the police officers was set ablaze and killed. They attacked at odd hours, leaving the DPO with a fractured skull. They vandalised his Jeep and a police sienna vehicle belonging to the division, giving him matchet cuts.”
The incident was confirmed by Michael Abattam, a police spokesperson for the command, who said that the Commissioner of Police, Rabiu Hussaini, had ordered “an investigation into the ugly incident.”