A senatorial aspirant in Imo North Senatorial District(Okigwe Zone) Hon. Ndubuisi Emenike was on Sunday night shot useless in a case of ‘accidental discharge’ by a Nigerian Safety and Civil Defense Corps officer.
The officer was stated to be connected to the deceased, who was the senatorial candidate of the Motion Alliance (AA) throughout the 2019 election.
Late Senator Benjamin Uwajumogu gained that election however died six months after inauguration.
Marketing campaign for who replaces Uwajumogu simply kicked off, although, unofficially with Ndubuisi, making severe inroads to win the by-election.
The Nation realized that the large bodied businessman had attended a operate within the Isiala Mbano native authorities space of Imo State, and was about to depart when the safety operative connected to him shot him.
Emenike, popularly referred to as Ototonwa was rushed to the Federal Medical Centre, Owerri, the place medical doctors battled in useless to maintain him alive after the quantity of blood misplaced.
A whole lot of individuals trooped to the FMC praying for fast restoration of the philanthropist.
The safety personnel, whose identify is but to be ascertained, has been connected to Emenike for some years, even earlier than the construct as much as election.
A supply stated the safety man connected to the businessman mistakenly fired a gun shot in his path and bleeding began.
Additional, the supply stated Emenike was rushed to a hospital in Okwelle within the Onuimo however was referred to FMC for correct medical care.
Based on him, nobody knew the place he was shot precisely due to the quantity of blood throughout his physique.
When contacted earlier, the police spokesperson, Orlando Ikeokwu confirmed the capturing however stated particulars have been nonetheless sketchy.
Senator Benjamin Uwajimogu representing Imo North (Okigwe zone) had final December slumped and later gave up the ghost.
Already preparations are in high gear for his interment