OWERRI – Unknown gunmen on Wednesday (today, 16 June 2021) attacked the country home of the member representing Orsu State Constituency in the Imo State House of Assembly, Ekene Nnodumele, in Ebenato, Awo Idemili, beheading a gateman on duty and setting the house on fire.
According to SaharaReporters the gunmen also razed the house of the immediate past Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Cyprain Charles Akaolisa, in the community.
Imo State has been experiencing series of attacks lately, especially on security formations.
Unfortunately, one person suspected to be a fleeing prison inmate was hit by a stray bullet.
During the attack, they burnt part of the building and razed some vehicles in the compound, killing at least a security official.