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Unknown gunmen attack Gov Uzodinma’s residence, two security personnel dead

Hope-Uzodinma

The country home of Imo state Governor, Hope Uzodinma, has been attacked by unknown gunmen.

According to The Nation, the gunmen raided Uzodinma’s residence in Omuma, Oru East Local Government Area on Saturday morning.

Two security personnel on duty have reportedly been killed.

It was gathered that vehicles parked at the compound and part of the building were also affected by the fire ignited by the attackers.

Confirming the incident, Declan Emelumba, the State’s Commissioner for Information and Strategy, said: “It is true, but the information is not still clear.”

“It’s not true that several security men lost their lives. About two security men on duty at the governor’s house were killed. NSCDC personnel were among the security men who lost their lives during the attack,” he said.

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