The US mission in Nigeria has confirmed the killing of its staff , saying its personnel were collaborating with Nigerian security operatives to get to the root of the matter.
“We confirm there was an incident on May 16 in Anambra state. U.S. Mission Nigeria personnel are working with Nigerian security services to investigate. The security of our personnel is always paramount, and we take extensive precautions when organizing trips to the field.
We have no further comment at this time,” a US Mission Nigeria spokesperson said in response to inquiry.