by Mitchelle Uzorka
A member of the Atiku Presidential Campaign Council, Dr. Ipalibo Sogules, reportedly escaped assassination attempt Wednesday night at about 11:00 pm as yet to be identified gun men invaded his residential and office premises simultaneously, using explosive devices to blow up structures and shooting.
Although the reason behind his attack has not been confirmed but observers believe it is political related and investigation is ongoing.
The one time director of the state microfinance agency is from Bakana in Degema Local Government Area and currently lives Off Odili Road, in Port Harcourt City Local Government Area.
Meanwhile another PDP member, who is a member of the Atiku Presidential Campaign Council in Rivers State, Christian Ikiroma from Tombia in Degema Local Government Area, also escaped death as he was also attacked by unknown gun men who attempted to blow up his home with IEDs at Rumuolumeni, in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area.of the State.