Anambra Commissioner escapes death over alleged attack by a Naval officer

Obinwannem News Anambra Commissioner escapes death over alleged attack by a Naval officer

Commissioner for Lands, Anambra state, survived an attack from a Naval officer, who shot at his car on Sunday.

According to reports gathered by Obinwannem News, the incident occurred on Sunday evening, when a Naval officer at Awkuzu Junction shot at his car, piercing the back windshield of the Ford Escape SUV, which the Commissioner was driven in.

Sources said the incident happened as the Commissioner was driven to Awka through the Enugu-Onitsha expressway.

The State Police Command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Toochukwu Ikenga said he was not aware of the attack, but Enemali who spoke to DAILY POST confirmed the attack, saying it was still like a dream to him.

“As I speak, I’m still trying to piece together the details of what happened. It happened just this afternoon,” he said.

When DAILY POST called Lt Ajikobi, the Public Relations Officer of the Navy outstation in Anambra, he said he would get back with details.

Ijeoma Njoku reporting, Obinwannem News / August 16, 2021