Gunmen attacks former President, Goodluck Jonathan, kills soldier, injures other

Gunmen has reportedly attacked Goodluck Jonathan’s residents in his home town Otuoke, Bayelsa State, according to Sahara Reporters.

The incident happened at midnight around 2:00am immediately after the former president moved to Bayelsa capital, Yenagoa.

However, both Police and Soldiers are yet to confirmed the incident when they are contacted by newsmen.

It was gathered that the soldiers guarding the house bravely confronted the attackers upon casting their eyes on them.

The Attackers immediately vacates after sighting soldiers reinforcement

“The gunmen were approaching the house when they were sighted by the soldiers.

“The gunmen calculated wrongly when they went for the military gunboat but it was not mounted.

“The soldiers while engaging the gunmen at the back of the house were not aware that some of the hoodlums were coming into the house on land. Those gunmen on foot shot dead a soldier and shot another in the leg.

“They escaped after sighting reinforcement for the soldiers. Eye witness confirmed.

“The hoodlums abandoned a boat filled with blood.