POLICE in Enugu State
has commenced a full scale
investigation into the alleged
explosion at the scrap site
of the former New Artisan
Market in Enugu.
It was gathered that an
explosion had allegedly
occurred at the scrap site
of the former New Artisan
Market, Enugu, on Monday
night at about 8pm.
According to a release from
the PPRO, Ebere Amaraizu,
the cause of the explosion is
yet to be ascertained and no
life was lost.
The release disclosed that
the incident is alleged to have
caused minor destruction in a
nearby food shop including two
vehicles parked near the said
shop.
The state command has
advised good people of the state
particularly resident of the axis
not to entertain fear or panic
but to go about their normal
lawful business as all hands
are on deck by the command
working in partnership with
relevant sister security agencies
and relevant stakeholders for a
safe and secured Enugu and its
environs,” the release advised.
Meanwhile, personnel of
the Explosive Ordinance
Department of the state
command were on hand to
further render the scrap site and
its environs safe and secured

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