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Gunmen Kill APC Chieftain,Injure Wife and Children
A Chieftain of the All Progressive Congress( APC), Pastor Benjamin Imeogu, has reportedly been killed by unknown gunmen in the Federal Capital Territory.
The chairman of APC panel on the conduct of National Assembly primaries in the FCT was said to be in the company of his wife and three children when the incident occurred.
Reports show that the attackers Imeogu’s wife and one of his children were shot in the stomach and left to battle for their survival while the other two children escaped with minor injuries.
The politicians remains have been deposited at the National Hospital’s morgue.
It can however not be readily ascertained whether the attack was connected to the Abuja Municipal Area Council elections which Imeogu participated as the chairman of the electoral committee.
The spokesperson for the FCT police command DSP Anjuguri Manzah, promised to provide an update on the attack on Imeogu and his family.
Members of the Transforming Church, Galadimawa, Abuja, where he worshiped have been paying tributes to the late politician.