Gunmen have reportedly razed the home residence of the Peoples Democratic Party candidate for Imo State House of Assembly, Ifeanyi Ozoemena.
According to The PUNCH, it was also reported that his father’s home in Okigwe Local Government Area of the state was also razed by the gunmen.
Speaking to journalists, Ozoemena, said, “My house and that of my father at Umuokparaoha village in Umulolo community in the Okigwe Local Government Area of Imo State were razed on Tuesday.
“They struck around 2pm, set the houses on fire and supervised the burning. The two houses and the properties got destroyed in the attack. They operated unchallenged. I am distraught. This is unfortunate.
“I call on the commissioner of police to intervene. I am grateful that no life was lost. My aged parents were not around when they struck.”
The incident has been confirmed by the spokesperson for the police in the state, Henry Okoye.