House of Imo state Governor Hope Uzodinma allegedly set ablaze in his hometown, Omuma in Oru East local government area.
The attack reportedly happened in the early hours of today, Saturday April 24. Two of his security aides were killed during the attack.
There is tension around the Governor’s community as many properties and vehicles close to the house was reportedly affected in the attack.
This is happening few hours after Governor paid visit to President Buhari. Regards to the crisis happening in the state, the Governor said the crimes are sponsored by politicians who are against his administration.
Watch video of the attack below.
This is really sad, Governor Hope Uzodinma's house set at blaze with some lives lost.. Peace and dialog is the only way forward pic.twitter.com/VgOI9Lg6Uz
— VICE PRESIDENT BOY. (@ElekwaEmmy) April 24, 2021