Attack on Soludo: 4 more suspects arrested


Four more suspects in the attack on the former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria. CBN, Professor Chukwuma Soludo, which left his three police orderlies dead have been arrested.

The incident took place at Isuofia Civic Center in Aguata local government area of Anambra State while Soludo, a governorship aspirant on the platform of All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, was holding a town hall meeting with no fewer than 1000 people.

Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, in the state, Mr. Ikenga Tochukwu gave the names of the arrested suspects as Mbah Victor (30) John Olisakwe (21). Chigozie Omeh (20) and Emmanuel Nnobi (28).

According to the PPRO, “The suspects confessed to have actively taken part in the attack and subsequent abduction of the Commissioner for Public and Utilities, Engr Emeka Ezenwanne, who the command is working assiduously to “Consequently efforts are still ongoing to apprehend other fleeing accomplices, unravel the circumstances surrounding the incidence and bring perpetrators book”.


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