Police have cordoned off the valley the place a number of decapitated and decomposed our bodies had been found on Tuesday on the outskirts of Calabar, the Cross River State capital.
However Police Commissioner Sikiru Akande has stored mum over the incident.
He feigned ignorance of the incident when advised that some policemen in camouflage have cordoned off the place, retorting that “policemen don’t put on camouflage on Tuesdays”.
He later visited the scene of the incident however has not divulged any info on who could also be behind the killings, or who dumped the our bodies within the valley, and even who the victims is likely to be.
The Nigeria Safety and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) confirmed eight our bodies comprising seven males and one feminine however different sources claimed the quantity was between 11 and 15.
Some locals suspect extrajudicial killing of infamous crime suspects however the police are but to make any official assertion.
Alfred Mboto, Everlasting Secretary, Workplace of State Safety Adviser, Gonernor’s workplace denied claims of extrajudicial killing, saying the our bodies could also be these of cult conflict victims.
The our bodies had been reportedly found by farmers.
Some Okada riders met on the scene claimed this might be the second time in two months our bodies are present in the identical space, alleging that these behind the bizarre motion could also be identified to the federal government.