Gunmen last night attacked former CBN governor Charles Soludo in his hometown in the Isuofia community in the Aguata Local Government Area of Anambra state. The former CBN governor is a governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA).
Three policemen were killed during the attack and they also abducted the state Commissioner for Public Utilities, Mr. Emeka Ezenwanne. It was gathered that Charles Soludo was attacked during an interactive session between him and Isuofia youths.
In an interview with Channels TV, the state police boss, Monday Kuryas, said Soludo is safe. He, however, disclosed that the state Commissioner for Public Utilities, Emeka Ezenwanne, was abducted by the gunmen.
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”The former CBN governor was holding a town hall meeting with the youths of his community called Isuofia in Aguata local government area of the state. “Suddenly, unknown gunmen attacked my men that were providing security for him. In the exchange of fire, three of my men were killed but the Professor is safe. “However, the Commissioner for Public Utilities, Engr Emeka Ezenwanne, was abducted in the process and my men are on the heels of the abductors.
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