Ebonyi APC congress turns bloody, two shot dead


It was a black Saturday in Ugwuachara, Abakaliki, capital of Ebonyi State, as suspected gunmen interrupted the ward congress of the All Progressive Congress (APC), killing two in the process and the election materials carted away.

Sunday Tribune gathered that apart from the scores of party members who sustained varying degrees of injury, the most pathetic case was that of a woman, whose left leg was completely shattered.

A competent source in the locality, who pleaded anonymity, told Sunday Tribune that some other person’s including the Ebubeagu Security personnel also sustained bullet injuries during the attack.

According to the source, “By 5pm I drove from police junction Ugwuachara…

Source: Nigerian Tribune