Residence of Governor of Imo state, Southeast, Nigeria, Hope Uzodinma has been set ablaze by suspected gunmen.
Two security operatives on duty were also reported to have been shot dead by the gunmen.
The gunmen who stormed the governor’s village house in Omuma in the Oru East Local Government Area of the state reportedly set a part of the building on fire.
Several vehicles parked in the compound were also burnt.
The incident was confirmed by the state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Declan Emelumba.