Gunmen Attacked Ifeanyi Ubah’s Convoy, Police, Aides Feared Killed
The Senator and his driver were said to have escaped in his bulletproof
A gang of armed men have killed at least persons in an attack on the convoy of Senator Ifeanyi Ubah representing Anambra South Senatorial District at the National Assembly.
It was gathered that the Senator and his driver were said to have escaped in his bulletproof Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV).
The attack took place around Nkwor Market in Enugu-Ukwu Njikoka Local Government Area, according to an amateur video showing the affected vehicles on the convoy that had several bullet holes.
Among the victims found in the vehicles were some of his aides and police officers attached to the senator.
The spokesperson of the state police command, DSP Ikenga Tochukwu, confirmed that there was an attack on men of the command at Enugwu-Ukwu, but insisted that the casualty figure remained unknown.
He said: “Yes, there was an attack at Enugwu-Ukwu today, but the casualty figure is not clear. As I speak to you, the CP has personally led a team of men to the scene, and normalcy has been restored.”
He promised that brief journalists on the findings of the command.