Dr Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah, the Senator Representing Anambra South Senatorial District, has narrowly escaped the bullets of assassins at Enugu Ukwu road in Njikoka Local Government Area of Anambra State.
Speaking on the attack which happened this night (Sunday), Mr. Kameh Ogbonna, media assistant to Senator Ifeanyi Ubah, Mr Kameh Ogbonna, said the senator was able to escape death because of the bullet-proof Jeep he was riding in.
He said: “If not for the bullet-proof jeep the Senator was riding in he would have been dead by now.
“This is an attempt on the life of the Senator Representing Anambra South Senatorial District, Dr Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah.
“We were passing Enugwu Ukwu junction when they hit us front and back from all sides and as I speak with you Obum, the Special Aide to the senator, is dead and about seven security operatives were hit by the assassins bullets and they may have died.”