The Anambra state police command has mentioned Charles Soludo, former governor of the Central Financial institution of Nigeria, is protected.
Soludo was attacked by unknown gunmen throughout a rally he was holding in Isuofia group within the Aguata Native Authorities Space of the state on Wednesday.
SaharaReporters had earlier reported how gunmen stormed the venue, capturing sporadically into the air, and killing three of the safety particulars of the ex-CBN governor.
In an interview with Channels TV, the state police boss, Monday Kuryas, mentioned Soludo is protected. He, nonetheless, disclosed that the state Commissioner for Public Utilities, Emeka Ezenwanne, was kidnapped by the gunmen.
”The previous CBN governor was holding a city corridor assembly with the youths of his group known as Isuofia in Aguata native authorities space of the state.
“Instantly, unknown gunmen attacked my males that had been offering safety for him. Within the alternate of fireside, three of my males had been killed however the Professor is protected.
“Nevertheless, the Commissioner for Public Utilities, Engr Emeka Ezenwanne, was kidnapped within the course of and my males are on the heels of the abductors,” he mentioned.