Bandits attack Ex-CBN Gov, kill 3 security officers


Bandits on Wednesday stormed a rally organised by former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Professor Charles Soludo and gunned down three of his security aides.

Confirming the report, the former CBN chief media aide Christian Aburine, said he was attacked in his home community in Isuofia while having an interactive session with some members of the community.

According to him, three policemen were allegedly killed in the process, while the whereabouts of Professor Soludo is currently unknown.

Also, the Anambra State Commissioner of Police, Mr Sunday Kuryas, confirmed the bloody attack on Professor Charles Soludo, a frontline aspirant in the November 6th governorship election in the state.

He explained that the details are still sketchy but reports from his men in the area said some gunmen stormed Isuofia Townhall where Professor Soludo was having a meeting with the youths of the community.

In the ensuing bloody confrontation, the police boss explained that three policemen were gunned down while the state Commissioner for Public Utilities, Emeka Ezenwanne, was taken away by the gunmen.

The police commissioner also assured residents of the state that every detail about the incident will be made public as they unfold.


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