The Enugu State Police Command has successfully demolished 15 unexploded civil war bombs at the outskirt of Enugu metropolis.
SP Ebere Amaraizu, the Command’s Spokesman, stated this in a statement issued in Enugu on Thursday.
Amaraizu said that the exercise was carried out by the operatives of Explosive Ordinance Department (E.O.D) of the command in a hitch-free manner.
He, however, thanked the residents of the state for their cooperation while the exercise lasted for two days.
“The command wishes to inform members of the public that its bombs demolition conducted between April 25 and April 26 in Enugu was successful.
“Within the demolition period, the civil war left-over bombs of various calibres recovered during farming, building and road constructions were successfully demolished by the operatives of EOD of the command without any adverse report.
“The operatives of the EOD also rendered safe and secured the general area used for the exercise,’’ he said.