Senator Ifeanyi Ubah escaped death yesterday when he was attacked at Enugu-Ukwu, following an ambush by heavily armed assassins who opened fire on his convoy killing three of his aids.
An eyewitness said: “Ifeanyi Ubah’s convoy came under attack in Enugwu Ukwu this evening. He was ambushed by heavily armed men who opened fire on his convoy. Some of his aides were killed, including some police officers.
The senator was reportedly injured in the attack in which some people described as an assassination attempt on the Young Peoples Party, YPP, senator,
as his car was riddled with bullets.
The state police command has reacted to the Enugwu Ukwu incident. The state Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, DSP Tochukwu Ikenga in a statement said:
“The Commissioner of Police Anambra State Command CP Echeng Echeng has led operatives to the scene where sporadical shootings took place in Enugwu ukwu.
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