Senatorial candidate of Action Alliance (AA) during 2019 general election, Chief Ndubuisi Emenike, was Sunday evening shot dead by his aide.
Ototonwa as the popular politician was fondly called vied for senatorial seat under AA for Imo North Senatorial District.
He was mistakenly shot allegedly by an operative of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps who was his personal security aide.
According to reports so far gathered, the incident took place around 5pm during a victory party for the All Progressives Congress candidate at the rerun election in Okigwe North Federal Constituency held on Saturday.
The Independent National Electoral Commission had announced the APC candidate, Miriam Onuoha, as the winner of the election when the tragedy struck at the APC’s candidate house at Umunachi in the Isiala Mbano Local Government Area of the state.