Former CBN Governor, Soludo Escapes As Gunmen Kill 3 Policemen
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Former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Prof Charles Soludo was on Wednesday attacked by yet unknown gunmen and three policemen attached the the former gubernatorial candidate in Anambra were killed.
The deadly event occurred around 5.30pm at the Civic Centre in Isuofia during a political gathering
A source said others were injured during the attack but Soludo, who was alleged to be the convener of the political meeting in his community, was whisked away unhurt It was gathered that the Commissioner for Public Utilities, Emeka Ezenwanne, who attended the meeting, was kidnapped by the gunmen.
An eyewitness said: “A couple of minutes ago, unknown gunmen disrupted an interactive session between Isuofia youths and a former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Prof Chukwuma Soludo at the town’s civic centre.
Soludo is a leading aspirant in the November 6 governorship poll in the state on the platform of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA)