The unknown gunmen that attacked the country home of the governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma killed two persons before razing his house to the ground.
It was gathered that the gunmen invaded the governor’s house in Omuma in the Oru East Local Government Area of the state in the early hours of Saturday.
According to reports, one of the security men killed was an operative of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps.
An eyewitness account reveal that cars parked at the compound and part of the building were affected by the fire.
The eyewitness said the security men on duty repelled the gunmen, leading to the death of the two cops.
An unconfirmed report say that the gunmen killed two other security men at Oguta-Mgbidi Junction, a road that leads to the governor’s country home.
The report was confirmed by the state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Declan Emelumba.
He confirmed that two security men at the governor’s house lost their lives during the attack.
The Commissioner said:
“It is true, but the information is not still clear. It is not true that several security men lost their lives. About two security men on duty at the governor’s house were killed. NSCDC personnel was among the security men who lost their lives during the attack.”
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