Unknown gunmen have attacked the convoy of the member representing Nnewi North, Nnewi South and Ekwusigo within the House of Representatives, Chris Azubogo, killing his driver.
SaharaReporters, nonetheless, gathered that Azubogo, who defected to the All Progressives Congress from the ruling social gathering within the state, the All Progressives Grand Alliance, was not within the automobile when the assault occurred.
A supply said that the lawmaker was in Abuja when the assault occurred.
The incident, it was learnt, occurred in Nnobi within the Idemili South Local Government Area of the state.
“His driver was killed but he was not in the car. He is in Abuja, not in the state. He was said to have defected to the APC today from the APGA,” a supply stated.
Also, a trending video confirmed the automobile splattered with the blood of the victims.
This is coming a couple of days after Dr Chike Akunyili, husband to the late Dora Akunyili, a former minister of Information and Communication was killed by gunmen at Umuoji within the Idemili North LGA of the state.