Senator Ifeanyi Uba whereabouts remained unknown as unknown gunmen on Sunday evening attacked his convoy, killing more than six persons including security operatives.
Residents said Senator Ifeanyi Uba escaped alive with the aid of his bullet proof vehicle but he’s yet to be heard from since the attack occurred around 5 pm within Nkwo market area at Enugu Ukwu community in Njikoka local government area of Anambra State.
Videos made available by residents and other passersby indicated that some of the security operatives were shot dead inside their vehicles while others who ran out were also shot.
As at the time of filing in this report, the total number of persons killed during the attack is yet to be ascertained.
Over six dead bodies have been seen based on videos from the scene of the attack.