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JUST IN: Irate youths set Imo Magistrates’ court on fire

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There is pandemonium at the Magistrates ’ Court in Olru , Imo State, as youths numbering above 15 set the court building on fire .
Our correspondent gathered that the fire destroyed all the documents in the court before it could be quenched .

The Magistrates ’ Court is on the premises of Orlu High court .

The Police spokesperson in the state , Andrew Enwerem , who confirmed the incident to our correspondent in a telephone conversation , said that it was a case of suspected arson .

Enwerem said that the Commissioner of Police , Daduki Galadanchi , had mandated the Area Commander in charge of Orlu zone to commence full investigations into the matter.

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