How I Survived Gunmen Attack In Anambra – Ifeanyi Ubah

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The lawmaker representing Anambra South Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Ifeanyi Ubah, has reacted to the attack on his convoy.

Naija News had reported earlier that unknown gunmen on Sunday ambushed the lawmaker’s convoy in Enugwu Ukwu community, Njikoka Local Government Area of the state. Some aides and security agents attached to the businessman were reportedly killed with many injured during the deadly attack. In a statement released on Sunday night, the spokesman for Senator Ubah, Kameh Ogbonna, said the senator managed to escape with his bulletproof car. Ogbonna said the gunmen attacked the convoy from all sides, saying that about seven security operatives were shot by the gunmen. The spokesman, however, revealed that the special aide to the lawmaker named Obum was killed in the attack. He said: “If not for the bulletproof jeep the senator was riding in, he would have been dead by now. “We were passing Enugwu Ukwu junction when they hit us from all sides and as I speak with you Obum, the special aide to the senator is dead. “About seven security operatives were hit by the gunmen’s bullet.” However, Nigerians have taken to social media to express their reactions to the attack on the lawmaker in his home state. Below are some of the reactions. https://twitter.com/ShehuSani/status/1569054909806350336 https://twitter.com/PhilipObin/status/1569048520857894914 https://twitter.com/adeyanjudeji/status/1569048871799767040 https://twitter.com/pearlddiva/status/1569100149011451907 https://twitter.com/UnlimitedEniola/status/1569070762367262720 https://twitter.com/henryshield/status/1569218400123068416 https://twitter.com/AfamDeluxo/status/1569055078941597696 https://twitter.com/iSlimfit/status/1569230121722327041 https://twitter.com/Myka_veli/status/1569206456905261056

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